Introducing Story Shop 2015

Introducing Story Shop 2015

June 23, 2015

Edinburgh International Book Festival is on sale today and Story Shop 2015 is getting under way.

Our writers met for the first time yesterday, talking through the reading process and getting set to prepare for the Spiegeltent this August.

Clockwise from left to right, Story Shop 2015 is Ali George,  Kirsty Venters Marks, Pab Roberts, Alison Gibson, Rebecca Raeburn, Catriona Child, Stuart Johnstone, Sheena Guz, David Macpherson, Shona Cook, Carol Farrelly, Ian Murphy, Mike Nicholson and Lindsay Oliver.  Also taking part are Helen McClory, Olga Wojtas and August Thomas.

Story Shop 2015

Now in its ninth year, Story Shop is a series of daily 10 minute flash fiction and short story readings by local emerging writers, all at various stages of their early writing career.

We look forward to seeing you in the Spiegeltent, 4 pm every day of the Edinburgh International Book Festival for great writing, for free.

Keep an eye on our website and social media for more information on our writers in the coming weeks. Follow our writers on Twitter here and you’ll be able hear recordings for each of our writers ahead of their performances. Stay tuned!