Alistair Braidwood

Interview: Kirsti Wishart – The Knitting Station

Kirsti Wishart is a critically-acclaimed writer whose work has been widely published in a ...

Book Review: Aidan Martin – Euphoric Recall

When I first started Aidan Martin’s Euphoric Recall I presumed it was a novel, ...

Book review: Helen McClory – Bitterhall

2021 is already shaping up as a memorable one for Scottish writing, with some ...

Interview: Cat Hepburn – Dating & Other Hobbies

Cat Hepburn is a poet and scriptwriter whose latest collection of poetry and prose, ...

Book Review: The Middle of A Sentence

Every so often a short story or prose collection comes along which helps to ...

Interview: Etienne Kubwabo Talks About the creation of Scotland’s 1st Black Superhero

Etienne Kubwabo is a filmmaker, DJ, and comic book creator who has introduced Scotland ...

Book Review: Alison Irvine – Cat Step

There’s always something extra in a novel for a reader when it’s set in ...

Magick, madness, and imagination: Jenni Fagan talks ‘Luckenbooth’

Jenni Fagan is an award-winning novelist and poet whose latest novel, Luckenbooth, is already ...

Book review: Andrew O’Hagan – Mayflies

Andrew O’Hagan often weaves fact and fiction in his novels, using real lives and ...

Interview: Alan Bissett – Lazy Susan

Alan Bissett is a novelist, playwright and performer whose debut novel Boyracers (2001) introduced ...

2020 Moments: Douglas Stuart’s Shuggie Bain wins the Booker Prize

With 2020 drawing to a close, we’ve asked our writers to tell us about ...