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Six Edinburgh Writers Receive a 2016 New Writers Award

Six Edinburgh Writers Receive a 2016 New Writers Award Six Edinburgh-based writers have come one step closer to having their work published, after being named as the recipients of a Scottish Book Trust New Writers Award 2016 . Greg Whelan, Louise Peterkin, P.M. Freestone, Rachel Plummer, Robert...

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Scottish Book Trust Announces Recipients of New Writers Awards 2016

Scottish Book Trust Announces Recipients of New Writers Awards 2016 A book shop manager, two posties, a journalist and a library assistant are among the 11 recipients of this year’s Scottish Book Trust New Writers Awards . The New Writers Awards are managed by Scottish Book Trust in association...

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Two Edinburgh Teens Chosen for National Writing Project

Two teenagers from Edinburgh have been selectedby Scottish Book Trust to work on a project aimed at increasing opportunities for young people to access and contribute to literary culture across Scotland. Mikaela Carmichael (16) an aspiring Gaelic poet from Liberton, and Anni Cameron (17), an...

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Two Argyll and Bute Teens Chosen for National Writing Project

Two teenagers from Argyll and Bute have been selectedby Scottish Book Trust to work on a project aimed at increasing opportunities for young people to access and contribute to literary culture across Scotland. Scott Thomson (15), an aspiring short story writer from Tobermory, and Katie Luxmoore (15...

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Newport-on-Tay Teen Chosen for National Writing Project

A teenager from Fife has been selected by Scottish Book Trust to work on a project aimed at increasing opportunities for young people to access and contribute to literary culture across Scotland. Erin Morrissey Gillman (17), an aspiring poet from Newport-on-Tay, applied and was accepted to be one...

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Two Nairn Teens Chosen for National Writing Project

Two teenagers from Nairn have been selectedby Scottish Book Trust to work on a project aimed at increasing opportunities for young people to access and contribute to literary culture across Scotland. Sarah Cairney (14) an aspiring short story and creative non-fiction writer, and Finn Macdonald (15...

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Milton Teen Chosen for National Writing Project

A teenager from West Dunbartonshire has been selectedby Scottish Book Trust to work on a project aimed at increasing opportunities for young people to access and contribute to literary culture across Scotland. Caitlyn Bannatyne (17), an aspiring graphic novelist from Milton, applied and was...

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Gordon Teen Chosen for National Writing Project

A teenager from the Scottish Borders has been selectedby Scottish Book Trust to work on a project aimed at increasing opportunities for young people to access and contribute to literary culture across Scotland. Leonie Findlay (16), an aspiring screenwriter from Gordon, applied and was accepted to...

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Cove Bay Teen Chosen for National Writing Project

A teenager from Aberdeen has been selectedby Scottish Book Trust to work on a project aimed at increasing opportunities for young people to access and contribute to literary culture across Scotland. Ribh O’Neill (14), an aspiring travelogue and novels writer from Cove Bay, applied and was accepted...

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Aspiring Gaelic Poet Chosen for National Writing Project

An aspiring Gaelic poet from Edinburgh has been selectedby Scottish Book Trust to work on a project aimed at increasing opportunities for young people to access and contribute to literary culture across Scotland. Mikaela Carmichael (16) from Liberton, applied and was accepted to be one of ten young...

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