An insight into the life of Victorian Scotland’s “forgotten” poets published in Dundee has been brought back for a modern audience.
An unpublished novel telling the story of a transgender person in 1980s America has won the 2016 Dundee International Book Prize.
He is the best-selling Scottish crime author with a mortuary dissection room named after him at Ninewells Hospital in Dundee and a back catalogue of fiction that make him one of the most successful writers in Scotland.
A literary work that celebrates the concept of “voyaging” will be launched in Dundee this month.
Move over Rabbie Burns! Has history overlooked a working class 19th century Dundee writer known as the People’s Poet? MICHAEL ALEXANDER spoke to a Dundee literary expert to find out more.
Interview: Scottish crime author Stuart MacBride ‘ I got a dissecting room named after me. As far as I know that is unique!’
When Stuart MacBride was waiting to ship his first Scottish crime novel a decade ago, his laser printer broke and, at the very least, he hoped the advance from his publisher would cover the cost of a new one.
A Dundee-born best-selling author, whose story about his upbringing in the 1950s became one of the most sought- after books in the city, has revealed he hopes the second chapter of his memoirs prove to be even better than the first.
Award-winning authors will host events at the 2015 Dundee Literary Festival alongside a Hollywood actor and Great British Bake Off winner.
A day in the life of a young mill worker inspired a teenage author’s winning entry to a charity short story competition.
One of Dundee’s best loved characters warmed up for the city’s literary festival with a unique presentation.