Great Scots

12 unforgettable Scottish autobiographies

The Scots, they say, are born storytellers, and looking at what this lot has to offer, it's difficult to suggest otherwise. Poignant, hilarious, astonishing and educational, these memoirs and autobiographies have at least one thing in common: they're all difficult to put down.

 

Image: Alan Cumming by Kevin Tachman, courtesy Flickr Creative Commons

List created by

Brianne Moore

Brianne is a website editor with Scottish Book Trust