Bloody Scotland: McIlvanney Prize Judges Revealed

Bloody Scotland: McIlvanney Prize Judges Revealed

JUDGES REVEALED FOR THE McILVANNEY PRIZE&THE BLOODY SCOTLAND DEBUT CRIME NOVEL OFTHE YEAR AWARD 2022Sponsored by The Glencairn Glass Winner to be presented at Opening Reception of Bloody Scotland International Crime Writing Festival in Stirling on Thursday 15 September 2022 Bloody Scotland today reveal the judges for the 2022 McIlvanney Prize & Bloody Scotland Debut [...]

Rewind, recap: Weekly update w/e 19/09/21 (and a whirlwind weekend)

Rewind, recap: Weekly update w/e 19/09/21 (and a whirlwind weekend)

Well, if recent weekly posts have really not provided anything of much interest to read about, this past weekend has more than made up for it. Started the (long) weekend in London, ended it in Stirling at Bloody Scotland. This year has been a very different kind of festival, largely due to the pandemic, but [...]

Bloody Scotland 2020 – McIlvanney Prize Longlist and Debut Scottish Crime Thriller Shortlist Announced

Bloody Scotland 2020 – McIlvanney Prize Longlist and Debut Scottish Crime Thriller Shortlist Announced

It is my absolute pleasure to be able to share with you all the McIlvanney Prize Longlisted authors and the four shortlisted authors in the Bloody Scotland Debut Scottish Crime Book awards. Some absolutely amazing books here - lord knows how they are going to choose. SHORTLIST FOR THE BLOODY SCOTLAND DEBUT SCOTTISH CRIME BOOK [...]

Bloody Scotland 2020 – McIlvanney Prize New Sponsor Announced

Bloody Scotland 2020 – McIlvanney Prize New Sponsor Announced

Bloody Scotland Confirms that the McIlvanney Prize Prize and Bloody Scotland Debut will continue in 2020 with a new Sponsor - The Glencairn Glass Ian Rankin, Val McDermid and Denise Mina at Bloody Scotland, Scotland's International Crime Writing Festival in Stirling on the 08/09/2017. Paul Reich Bloody Scotland has to be one of my favourite, [...]

Bloody Scotland 2019: McIlvanney Prize Longlist Announced @BloodyScotland @Brownlee_Donald

Bloody Scotland 2019: McIlvanney Prize Longlist Announced @BloodyScotland @Brownlee_Donald

It is my great pleasure to be able to take part in the announcement of this years long listed novels for the McIlvanney prize 2019. There are some absolutely brilliant books on this list - if you you want to know which ones, then read on to find out more: LONGLIST ANNOUNCED FOR THE McILVANNEY [...]