Saltire Society Literary Awards 2015

saltireWe were thrilled to be at the Saltire Society Awards this weekend. On top of celebrating great books and publishers (winners listed below), we spoke to quite a few people about various aspects of the event and Scotland’s thriving publishing industry!

You can listen to these here:

2015 Winners:

  • Research Book of the Year: Clubbing Together: Ethnicity, Civility and Formal Sociability in the Scottish Diaspora to 1930 by Dr. Tanja Bueltmann (Liverpool University Press)
  • History Book of the Year Award: A Chasm in Time: Scottish War Art and Artists in the Twentieth Century by Dr. Patricia R. Andrew (Birlinn)
  • Poetry Book of the Year Award: The Good Dark by Ryan Van Winkle (Penned in the Margins)
  • First Book of the Year AwardOn the Edges of Vision by Helen McClory (Queen’s Ferry Press)
  • Non-Fiction Book of the Year AwardAdventures in Human Being by Gavin Francis (Profile Books)
  • Publisher of the Year Award: Freight Books

What a fantastic celebration of Scotland’s literary scene. Congratulations to all the winners!


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