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Scottish Book Trust Announces New Writers Awards 2018

The 11 talented recipients of this year’s Scottish Book Trust New Writers Awards – including four from Edinburgh – have been announced. Read more
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The Conan Doyle Pub renamed The JK Rowling

As part of Edinburgh Hogmanay’s Message from the Skies event taking place this January, The Conan Doyle Pub in Edinburgh has undergone a name change to The JK Rowling. Read more
 
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NLS Exhibition explores the life of Muriel Spark

The International Style of Muriel Spark exhibition at the National Library of Scotland runs until 13 May 2018. It explores the fascinating life of one of Scotland’s greatest writers, taking you on a journey through the places where she lived and wrote. Read more
Thu 25-Sat 27 January

Red, Red Rose Street

A festival of Burns’ music and words expanding the traditional Burns Night into a three day long celebration of the work of the world-renowned Scottish Bard. Read more
Until Sun 30 May

The International Style of Spark Exhibition

Brought to you by the National Library of Scotland, this centenary exhibition takes you on a journey through the places where Muriel Spark lived and wrote. Admission is free. Read more
Until Wed 28 February

Harry Potter: A History of Magic at Central Library

You will be able to discover fascinating facts about the History of Magic at Edinburgh’s Central Library, working in tandem with the Harry Potter: A History of Magic exhibition at the British Library in London. Read more
 

Message from the Skies

1 - 25 January 2018
New Year's Resurrection
 
See Edinburgh
in a brand new light this New Year!
Take a literary journey through the city,
and read a new story, New Year's Resurrection,
by leading Scottish writer
Val McDermid
told through
projections onto
Edinburgh’s buildings and landmarks
.

Message from the Skies