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.
The Dundonian author of a thought-provoking book about her battle with anorexia has revealed steps are being taken to turn her story into a film.
You can’t get away from the river, they say of Dundee, and for good reason.
The first winner of the Great War Dundee Children’s Book Prize competition has been revealed.
Six authors will descend on Dundee libraries next week as part of a national book event.