The Book Society, formerly the Society of Bookmen, is a club for professionals in the book trade, publishers, booksellers, literary agents, librarians and authors. Membership is exclusively by invitation from the Society’s committee.
The Book Society meets eight times a year at the Savile Club. At each dinner a speaker is invited to address the Society. The Society’s purpose is to encourage contacts and understanding between the various elements that make up the book trade.
Thursday 12th September – Tim Waterstone
Thursday 10th October – Kate Wilson
Thursday 7th November – Cathy Rentzenbrink
Thursday 5th December – Christmas Drinks Party
Any queries, please contact the administrator Jo Dawson.
Members will be alerted by email when booking for each dinner is open.
All Bookings are currently closed.
- Chair: Michael Bhaskar
- Vice-Chair: Jamie Hodder-Williams
- Hon Secretary: Emma Lowe
- Hon Treasurer: James Long
Executive Committee: Sheila Crowley, Tim Dare, Meryl Halls, Jacqui Graham, Justine Solomons and David Taylor
President: Richard Charkin
Administrator: Jo Dawson