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Celebrate 10 Years of Story Shop this August

Celebrate 10 Years of Story Shop this August
Friday 15 July

This August, Edinburgh City of Literature Trust is celebrating 10 years of emerging writers performing at the Edinburgh International Book Festival as part of Story Shop, the Emerging Writers’ Programme - and they need your help!…

Future Scottish poetry stars in frame as shortlist announced for largest poetry prize in UK

Future Scottish poetry stars in frame as shortlist announced for largest poetry prize in UK
Thursday 30 June

The eagerly awaited shortlist for the second Edwin Morgan Poetry Award has been announced today by the Scottish Poetry Library…

A Mischievous Mixture of Words, Music and Performance with Unbound

A Mischievous Mixture of Words, Music and Performance with Unbound
Tuesday 28 June

This year’s Unbound line-up will have audiences imagining in innovative ways, bringing together a host of literary voices playing with storytelling, music, illustration, poetry and performance in the Spiegeltent of Charlotte Square Gardens each night…

Imagine Better - Book Festival 2016 programme announced

Imagine Better - Book Festival 2016 programme announced
Thursday 9 June

In a world of global uncertainty and shifting influence, this year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival explores the power of the human mind to imagine a better world…

What is the point of YA fiction?

What is the point of YA fiction?
Thursday 9 June

Big questions asked in the 2016 Baillie Gifford Children and Young People’s programme…

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