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Over 500 Book Groups with Thousands of Members Across the country

Share your love of reading

How often have you read a thought-provoking book and wished you could talk to someone about it? Would you like to read more but you lack an incentive to keep to a reading schedule? Maybe you’re interested in new releases, or classics, or prize winners? Whatever your reasons, we have a local group for you to join. And if you’re not sure whether a particular group is right for you, join the first meeting for free.

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Why join a CAE Book Group?

There are lots of great reasons to join a CAE book group. Like thousands of our members located across Australia, you can enjoy reading a variety of genres and authors, hold thoughtful discussions with the support of our author and book notes, and meet like-minded people, just like you!

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With over 2,000 titles in our book catalogue, you’ll be sure 
to find the perfect book for your group to enjoy.

See what our members are saying

True Stories

by Helen Garner

“Everyone in our group enjoyed this book thoroughly. Beautifully written, non-judgemental, questioning mind revealed much to be pondered over and discussed.”

Book Group – Mallacoota


by Favel Parrett

“What a little gem this book turned out to be. Good for discussion, thoroughly enjoyable, easy to read and well-written.”

Book Group - Glen Waverley Ralton Renegades


by Jhumpa Lahiri

“All members enjoyed these short stories from a prize-winning author. The characters in each story come to life with Lahiri’s simple and precise descriptions.”

Book Group - Toowoomba 1 U3A

Already a member? Borrow an e-book for free

As part of your CAE Book Groups membership, you can borrow an e-book version of your group’s next book – absolutely free! Register your interest and we will get in touch with you soon.

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