Book Week Scotland 2020

This year, the Stay-at-Home! Literary Festival is partnering with Publishing Scotland to bring you six fantastic online events—3 live and 3 pre-recorded—that offer something for every reader!

Rebel Ladies, Fabulous Fiction, 17 November, 6pm

Author Sara Sheridan will be chairing a conversation with four brilliant authors—Juliet Conlin, Lesley Glaister, Ajay Close and Olga Wojtas—on their latest novels starring rebellious, subversive women.

You can book your spot at Ticket Tailor here: https://www.tickettailor.com/events/publishingscotland/444563

Growing Pains: Against the Odds in Childrens and YA Fiction, 19 November, 6pm

Author CJ Cooke will chair a conversation with up-and-coming writers—Akemi Dawn Bowman, Laura Guthrie, Emily Ilett, Ross Sayers and Victoria Williamson—of childrens’ and YA fiction. You can book your spot at Ticket Tailor here: https://www.tickettailor.com/events/publishingscotland/444592

Bibliotherapy Session with Barrington Stoke, 20 November, 11am

Make your appointment with the team at Barrington Stoke, offering book recommendations for the reluctant reader in your house. You can book your spot at Ticket Tailor here: https://www.tickettailor.com/events/publishingscotland/444626

We will also be premiering fantastic pre-recorded films on the Publishing Scotland YouTube channel throughout the week. Keep your eye out on:

One Button Benny Reading and Singalong Session with Alan Windram, premiering on the Publishing Scotland YouTube Monday 16th November at midday

A Showcase of New Scottish Crime Writing with 5 brilliant authors: Andrew James Greig, Diarmid Macarthur, Alan Parks, Leela Soma and Douglas Watt, premiering on the Publishing Scotland YouTube channel Wednesday 18thNovember at midday

A Family Writing and Illustration workshop with Corrinna Campbell, author of The Girl Who Stole the Stars, premiering on the Publishing Scotland YouTube channel Saturday 21st November at midday

We hope you can join in the fun. Spread the word!