I will say it fairly, it grows on me with every year: there are no stars so lovely as Edinburgh street-lamps.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Edinburgh Celebrates at Bookseller Industry Awards

Date Posted:

(17 April 2012)

It’s good news for our City of Literature at the 2012 Bookseller Industry Awards.

A big congratulations to Edinburgh City libraries/City of Edinburgh Libraries and Information Services who are shortlisted for Library of the Year. With services such as Your Library -nominated for the UK Public Sector Digital Awards 2011 – and Library2go – offering 24 hour access to hundreds of e-books- is it any wonder they have been doing so well?

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Not only that but Edinburgh has further reason to celebrate as Darrell Thrush-Denning of Blackwell Edinburgh was shortlisted for Manager of the Year. Check out our What’s On section to see all the exciting things going on instore at Blackwell’s, including their monthly Book Quiz and Children’s Book Group.