James Oswald book signing at The Avenue

  Best-selling crime writer James Oswald will be at The Avenue Shopping Centre in Newton Mearns to discuss and sign copies of The Hangman’s Song in a free event organised by Waterstone’s at Primavera on Tuesday 4th March 7pm till 8.30pm. The Hangman’s Song is the third novel in Oswald’s Inspector McLean series which is set in Edinburgh. More...

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By admin On Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Peter May book signing at The Avenue

BEST-selling author Peter May returns to The Avenue Shopping Centre in Newton Mearns to discuss his latest book, Entry Island, in a free event organised by Waterstones at Primavera Bistro on Tuesday 14 January More...

By admin On Sunday, December 1st, 2013

Study to consider UK impact on Scottish literature since 1707

In the week of the launch of the Independence White Paper, a new study will consider what impact the Union of the Kingdoms of Scotland and England had on Scottish literature over the course of the last 300 years. The More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, November 4th, 2013

Books – Author Helen FitzGerald brings her new book to The Avenue

POPULAR author Helen FitzGerald will be at the Avenue Shopping Centre in Newton Mearns to discuss her work and introduce her new book, The Cry, at Primavera Bistro on Wednesday 13th November from 7pm – 8pm.   In More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

The 2010 Royal Mail Awards for Scottish Children’s Books

Glasgow’s Tramway Theatre underwent a transformation yesterday. The metamorphosis saw the state-of-the-art venue in the city’s South side become a virtual circus, complete with clowns, fire-eaters, stiltwalking More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

Weegie Wednesday 8th December

Weegie Wednesday began in January 2007, inspired by Edinburgh UNESCO City of Literature’s salon night (last Tuesday of every month at the Wash Bar on The Mound, upstairs). Writers, booksellers, publishers, More...

By admin On Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Honorary degree for Ron Ferguson

An honorary Doctor of Letters has been awarded to one of Scotland’s best-known writers, a regular contributor to the Press and Journal and The Herald newspapers and the Church of Scotland’s Life and More...

By admin On Thursday, November 11th, 2010

Gliterary Lunch November 25th 2010

This is a lunch with a difference which will take place on November 25th 2010 at Oran Mor, from 12pm to 3pm The format is that you have a starter with your pre lunch refreshment, then you eat your main course More...