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Sara Sheridan: Maintaining a Narrative

In 2019, we want your true stories on the theme of Blether. Watch this film with Sara Sheridan for tips on putting pen to paper for that first line. When you're ready, submit your true story t

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Sara Sheridan: Choosing Your Voice

In 2019, we want your true stories on the theme of Blether. Watch this film with Sara Sheridan for tips on putting pen to paper for that first line. When you're ready, submit your true story t

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Sara Sheridan: First Lines

In 2019, we want your true stories on the theme of Blether. Watch this film with Sara Sheridan for tips on putting pen to paper for that first line. When you're ready, submit your true story t

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Sara Sheridan: Generating Ideas

In 2019, we want your true stories on the theme of Blether. Watch this film with Sara Sheridan for tips on generating ideas for your story. When you're ready, submit your true story to be publ

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Sara Sheridan: Approaching the Theme

Get tips for coming up with ideas for your Blether story.

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What is Book Week Scotland?

Get a taste of our annual, week-long book party!

With special appearances by:

Mark Greenaway and Ian Rankin at Ghillie Dhu

Adult learners at Fife College, Kirkaldy

Dads Rock

Ethyl Smith at Glasgow Women's Library

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Artworks for Libraries Interviews

 

During Book Week Scotland 2014 we paired up with creative studio Pidgin Perfect again to transform some Scottish libraries.

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Alan Bissett, author of Boy Racers

Alan Bissett on The Trick is to Keep Breathing - part 1

Author Alan Bissett discusses the unique narrative style of The Trick is to Keep Breathing.

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William Goldsmith in his studio

William Goldsmith on Illustrating the John Muir Graphic Novel

The Glasgow-based illustrator talks about what it was like to work on the John Muir graphic novel

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Alan Bissett, author of Boy Racers

Alan Bissett interview on The Trick is to Keep Breathing - part 2

Alan Bissett talks about how a second reading developed his perspective on the book.

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