Blood Scotland 2017 ~ LBG’s Day 1 ~ #Review @BloodyScotland

My Bloody Scotland 2017 adventure started on platform 13 at Waverly Station, Edinburgh. Bumping into author Helen MacKinven was a real treat, although Helen was heading home I still got to spend some time chatting on the train. We were also joined by the wonderful Alison Baillie Taylor, who I thought I had passed whilst…

Gala Opening, McIlvanney Prize and Torchlight Procession @BloodyScotland

Tonights the night, I am beyond excited for my Bloody Scotland experience to begin. All year I have heard talk about how magnificent this weekend is and that it's a must for lovers of crime fiction. I am going to immerse myself in the weekend and catch up with Authors and fellow bloggers both new…

Bloody Scotland – The Book @BloodyScotland #Interview @cbrookmyre

LBG are delighted to be on the blog tour for Bloody Scotland - The Book. The book features 12 of Scotland's best crime writers. Val McDermid, Chris Brookmyre, Denise Mina, Gordon Brown, Ann Cleeves, Louise Welsh, Lin Anderson, Doug Johnstone, Craig Robertson, E S Thomson, Sara Sheridan and Stuart MacBride. We are privileged to have an…

TEAMS REVEALED FOR BLOODY SCOTLAND V ENGLAND CRIME WRITERS FOOTBALL MATCH @BloodyScotland

Bloody Scotland International Crime Writing Festival 8-10 September 2017 TEAMS REVEALED FOR BLOODY SCOTLAND V ENGLAND CRIME WRITERS FOOTBALL MATCH Free to all on Saturday 9 September at Cowane’s Hospital Grounds by Stirling Castle with pop up bar courtesy of Stirling Gin serving Bloody Scotland cocktails. “This is the fourth year of the Scotland-England match and…

#Finalists McIlvanney Prize for Scottish Crime Writer of the Year 2017 @BloodyScotland 8-10th Sept 2018

FIVE FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE McILVANNEY PRIZE SCOTTISH CRIME BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2017 Winner to be presented at Opening Reception of Bloody Scotland International Crime Writing Festival at Stirling Castle on Friday 8 September A panel of judges including comedian and crime fan Susan Calman, writer Craig Sisterson and Programmer of Granite Noir, Lee…

Bloody Scotland #IntCrimeFest #HollywoodActress #McIlvanneyPrize @cbrookmyre @BloodyScotland #Stirling

HOLLYWOOD ACTRESS TREADS THE BOARDS AT BLOODY SCOTLAND 2017 & CHRIS BROOKMYRE WHOSE PLAY WILL BE PERFORMED THERE WINS YET ANOTHER LITERARY AWARD THIS YEAR THE BLOODY SCOTLAND FRINGE FEATURES TWO CRIME INSPIRED PLAYS AND SOME BIG NAMES Last year one of the surprise hits of the Bloody Scotland International Crime Writing Festival was the Inspector…