Bloody Scotland McIlvanney Prize Shortlist: Q&A With Doug Johnstone

Bloody Scotland McIlvanney Prize Shortlist: Q&A With Doug Johnstone

Any one who has been following the blog for some time will know that there are two things I really do like quite a lot. 1 - Orenda Books, and 2 - Bloody Scotland Crime Fiction Festival. Sadly Bloody Scotland isn't going ahead in its usual format this year due to the ongoing pandemic, but [...]

Press Release: Bloody Scotland 2020

Press Release: Bloody Scotland 2020

It's the news we have all been expecting but dreading nonetheless. Bloody Scotland, definitely one of my personal highlights of the literary festival calendar, has been cancelled as a result of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. Sad times for us all, especially the hardworking team behind this annual event. Read on for the official press release [...]