Past Events


17th March – Dagenham Library, London
16th March – Barking Library, London
10th – National Portrait Gallery Scotland
10th – Edinburgh Writers’ Forum
9th – Motherwell Library
8th – Dumbarton Library
31st – St Brigid’s Day celebration at Glasgow Women’s Library


22 BBC Roadshow, Glasgow
22 Scottish PEN
20 Mitchell Library, Glasgow
20 The Edinburgh Academy
19 November Giffnock Library
17 November Kirkintilloch Library
14 November Radical Book Fair
8 November National Portrait Gallery
5 November National Library of Scotland
12 October Coatbridge Library
9 October International Women’s Club, Edinburgh
7 October Creative Conversations, University of Glasgow
4 October Portobello Book Festival
29 September Wigtown Book Festival
13 September Nairn Book Festival
14 August Edinburgh International Book Festival
6 August, Fringe by the Sea, North Berwick
2 August Belladrum Festival
1 August Waterstones Aberdeen
26 June – Blackwells Edinburgh and Blackwells Gogarburn
25 June – Atkinson Pryce, Biggar
10 May – Ullapool Book Festival
26 March – Waterstones West End
20 February – Scottish Library and Information Council conference


24 November Kirkcaldy Galleries
23 November Scone Library
21 November Banchory Library
19 November Largs Library
15 November Scottish PEN at the Scottish Parliament
18 October Portobello Book Festival
2 June Dick  Institute Kilmarnock
21 April Scottish Book Trust
14 April AK Bell Library Perth
7 April Central Library Dundee
5 April Lesley Riddoch in conversation
22 March Glasgow Women’s Networking Group
7 March Aberdeen Central Library
5 March Lyceum Theatre Talk Show
4 March Broadcasting Scotland Sunday Politics
21 February Noir at the Bar, Newcastle


9 December Scottish Poetry Library
1 December Historic Environment Scotland
30 November Pentlands Book Festival
28 November Peterhead Library
10 November National Museums of Scotland Lates
3 November Rock Trust Sleepout
20 October Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh
19 October Little Biggar Festival
29/30 September Islay Book Festival
24 September Byres Road Book Festival Glasgow
24 August Blackwells Edinburgh
23 August Edinburgh International Book Festival
22 June Glasgow Women’s Library
31 May Noir at the Bar, Edinburgh
6 May Cromarty Crime Festival
23 April Blackwell Edinburgh, CWA event
9 March Aye Write Festival, Glasgow
7 March Crieff Library
4 March Aberdeen History Conference`
22 February, Audacious Women Festival, Edinburgh
4 February Dick Institute, Kilmarnock


25 November Edinburgh Castle
25 November Amnesty International
9 November Far From the Madding Crowd, Linlithgow
28 October Perth Museum
27 October National Library of Scotland
25 October Alford Library
9 September Bloody Scotland
15 August Edinburgh International Book Festival
9 June: Kilmacolm Library
18 May: Apple Store, Edinburgh
14 May: Landwords Festival, Callander House
16 February: Fochabers Library


17th December: Pullman Car, Caledonian Sleeper
23rd November: Book Week Scotland
31st October: Wokingham Library and Crowthorne Library
28 October: Radical Book Fair, Edinburgh
8 September: Mearns Library
10 August: 2 Minute Manifesto, Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh
27/28 June: Felixstowe Book Festival
26 May: Leuchie House
26th April: Summerhall Historical Fiction Festival
21st April: Woodley Library
21st April: Radlett Library
15th March: Portsoy Book Festival
12th March: Societea at the Waldorf Astoria
24th February: Publishing Scotland Conference


29 November: Dundee Library
26 November: Alexandria Library
22 November: The Kennels, Goodwood
20 November: Previously, Scotland’s History Festival
1 November: Cockenzie House Book Festival
31 October: Linlithgow Book Festival
26 October: Harrogate History Festival
14 October: The Bookcase, Hebden Bridge
20 September: Bloody Scotland, Stirling
5 September: 50+ Festival, Aberdeen
21 August: Blackwell Edinburgh
15 August: Scottish Storytelling Centre
14th & 22nd August: Edinburgh International Book Festival
30th July: Yestival, Dundee
28th June: Newbooks Festival, Winchester
27th June: Horsham Readers Group
18 June: Waterstones, Glasgow
14 June: Borders Book Festival
31 May:The Bus Party, Stirling
26 May: Mayfair Library, London
26 May: Edgeware Library, London
4 May: Back to the 50s with the National Museums Scotland
13&14 March: Aberdeen Arts Across Learning Fest
14 February: Pitlochry Winter Words


7 Dec: Looking Glass Books
28 Nov: Haddington Library
27 Nov: Aberfeldy Library
26 Nov: Elgin Library
25 Nov: Bloody Scotland on tour
12 Nov: Nun Monkton Primary, York
9 Nov: Wordstock 13, Free Word Centre, London
2 Nov: Scone Palace
1 Nov: Lennoxlove Book Festival
24 October: Belgravia Books, London
23 October Blackwell Oxford
17 October: Encounters Festival, Lanarkshire
12 October: Creative Industries, Manchester Literary Festival
27 September: Shoreham Wordfest, Brighton
21 August: Scone Palace
14-20 August 5 Events at the Edinburgh International Book Festival
10 Aug: Inverness Book Festival
17 July: Central Library, Edinburgh
29 June: The Edinburgh Bookshop
22 June: Love Charing X Festival, London
17 June: The Forum, Norwich
15/16 June: Felixstowe Book Festival
13 June: Belfast Book Festival
15 May: Pulp Fiction
8 May: Wardown Park Museum, Bedfordshire
8 May Luton Library
2 May: Far From the Madding Crowd Bookshop, Linlithgow
26/27 April, Colonsay Book Festival
23 April, Blackwell, Edinburgh
12-14 April: Summerhall Historical Fiction Festival
24 March: Wrest Park, English Heritage
18 March: National Library of Scotland
13 March, Heffer’s Bookshop Cambridge
8-9 March: Bath Book Festival
28 Feb: Lennox Literary Society
22 Feb: Pulp Fiction
13 Feb: Weegie Wednesday, CCA, Glasgow
4 Feb: Edinburgh Creative Writing Group
29 January: Skye Reading Room


12 December: Scottish Writers’ Centre, CCA, Glasgow
4 December: Gliterary Lunch, Edinburgh
27 November: MacDonald Road Library
26 November: Westport Book Festival
21 November: Blackhall Library
21 November: CCA, Glasgow
20 November: Morningside Library
12 November: Fountainbridge Library
8 November: Looking Glass Books, Edinburgh
8 November: International Woman’s Group
2 November: Pulp Fiction Books, Edinburgh
27 October: Ayrshire Library Readers Day
26 October: Dundee Literary Festival
20/21 October: Unsolved Festival: Haddo House, Aberdeenshire
14 October: Free Word Centre, London
13 October: Blackwell, Charing Cross Road, London
5-7 October: Wigtown Book Festival
23 September: Afternoon tea event at the Waldorf Astoria, Edinburgh
18 September: London Design Festival, V&A
15 September: Bloody Scotland Festival, Stirling
12 September: Ellersley ladies’ lunch club
10 September: Oxgangs Library
8 September: Stirling Book Festival
7 September: Milngavie Book Festival
6 September: Wester Hailes Library
1 September: Fife Libraries
13-19 August: Edinburgh International Book Festival (5 events)
10 August: North Berwick Fringe by the Sea
3 August: Society of Authors in Scotland
2 August: Blackwell Writers at the Fringe
21 July: Theakston’s Old Peculiar Crime Festival, Harrogate
20 July: Cogito Books, Hexham
7 July: Tower Mill, Hawick
1 July: Looking Glass Books, Edinburgh
30 June: The Edinburgh Bookshop
30 June: Central Library, Edinburgh
21 June: CCA Glasgow
15 June: Waterstones Glasgow
7 June: Gliteraty Lunch, Glasgow
29 May: The Edinburgh Bookshop
23 May: Booked Festival, Dumbartonshire
19 May: Derbyshire Literary Festival
27 March: Literary Death Match, Voodoo Rooms
9 March: Write Now Conference at Aye Right Book Festival, Glasgow
8 March: International Women’s Day, Dundee Library
8 Feb: Eteaket book group, Edinburgh
4 Feb: Pitlochry Winter Words Festival
26 January: National Museum of Scotland


14 December: Magic Carpet event at National Museum of Scotland
3 December: National Museum of Scotland launch of 26 Treasures
5 November: Fife Libraries Readers’ Day
15-20 November: Sharjah International Book Fair, United Arab Emirates
24 November: City Readers, Central Library, Edinburgh
24 November: Scottish Festival of History, Register House, Edinburgh
28 November: BBC Radio Scotland Book Cafe
29 November: Edinburgh City of Literature Salon
30 October: Caledonian Hotel Literary Afternoon Tea
19 October: Dundee Libraries
14 October: Westport Book Festival
18 September: Society of Authors Conference
17 and 19 August: Edinburgh International Book Festival
21 July: Cadogan Hall Chelsea
7 July: Blackwell, Edinburgh
21 June: Amnesty International at Glasgow Women’s Library
20 June: The Society of Archivists Conference
9 June: University of Strathclyde e-publishing conference
31 May: Edinburgh Bookshop bookswap
14 May: Hatwalk, City Art Centre, Edinburgh
20 April: Church of Scotland Book Club
16 April: CCA, Glasgow
2 March: World Book Week appearances in schools
3 March: Blackwell Edinburgh
11 March: Waterstone’s Dundee
22 February: Highland Literary Salon
20 January: Scottish Book Trust


28 September – author dinner Peninghame House
25 September – 3rd October Wigtown Book Festival
24 September: 26Treasures at the V&A
17 September: Natural History Museum book club
4 September: Milngavie Library
14/15/19 August: Edinburgh International Book Festival
5 August: Blackwells
19 June: Borders Book Festival
3 March: Scottish Book Trust
4 March: National Library of Scotland
13 March: Aye Write Festival, Mitchell Library, Glasgow
16 March: Soutar Theatre, AK Bell Library, Perth
6 February: Pitlochry Winter Words Festival
12 February: Moray Book Group


11 September: National Library of Scotland
14 September: Stockbridge Library, Edinburgh
23 September: Eteaket Tea Boutique
24 September: The Hannah Murray Show, Talk Radio Europe
26 September: Wigtown Book Festival
23 November: Book Cafe, BBC Radio Scotland