Eat Your Words
What could be better than a good book, great food, the chance to meet a favourite author and like-minded people? All of the above happening in Edinburgh, you say?
Gourmet Reads - Edinburgh City LibrariesJoining forces with the Apex Hotels in Edinburgh, Edinburgh City Libraries hosted a series called Gourmet Reads - a chance to meet fellow readers and a favourite author over dinner. Writers including Ian Rankin, Doug Johnstone and Alex Gray have featured as speakers.
Gliterary LunchesThe concept of Gliterary Lunches grew out of a love of three things; good books, good food and good company. Gliterary Lunches usually offer a gourmet three-course lunch and the opportunity to hear two award-winning authors talk about their books and inspirations.
Valvona & CrollaValvona & Crolla is an Edinburgh institution beginning life as a glorious deli and expanding to include seriously chic eateries and shops around town. Mary Contini - the Director of V&C - is a well-known writer published by Edinburgh's Birlinn so there are usually book-related events in their programme.