A Scottish crime thriller had Aberdeen bookworms gripped this year, according to a list of the best reads of 2019.
Leading figures from the arts and the world of politics have paid tribute to Alasdair Gray, who has died aged 85.
Users have racked up an incredible 13,000,000 steps, equating to 24,000 miles, with the average person walking 11 miles while doing the trail.
Scotland’s First Minister will interview crime writer Ian Rankin at a book festival next month.
Established writers such as Ian Rankin, Alexander McCall Smith and Lin Anderson will be joined by Pointless host Richard Osman at a crime-writing festival in Scotland later this year.
Sally Rooney has claimed top prize at the British Book Awards for her novel Normal People.
Top crime writer Ian Rankin is heading to Aberdeen for an up close and personal chat with his North-east fans.
For most people holiday reading is light and frothy.