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Enter Our Gemma Cairney Book Giveaway!

Find out more about DJ and author Gemma Cairney, her author tour during this year's Book Week Scotland and how you can win a brand new copy of her debut book.

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40 of the Best Songs Inspired by Books

Find out the stories behind the 40 songs inspired by books that make up our Book Week Scotland 2017 shortlist.

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November: A Month in Books

Need a new book to get you through the November darkness? Have a look at our list of some of this month's best new book releases.

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Teens' Book of the Month: The Rasputin Dagger

Check out this month's book recommendation for teenagers: a gripping historical novel from Theresa Breslin to transport you to the brink of the Russian Revolution. We have 5 copies to give away!

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5 Brilliant Books With Really Unreliable Narrators

From murderous maniacs to moody teenagers, we take you through some of fiction's most unreliable narrators.

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Great Books that Were (Initially) Flops

Think famous writers were always successful? Think again! We take a look at some of the world's most famous writers books that (initially) flopped.

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Send Us Your Favourite Songs Inspired by Poems or Stories

Do you know of a great song that was inspired by a story or poem? We're looking for nominations for this year's Book Week Scotland vote!

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5 Great TV Shows Based on Books

Ever wondered which TV shows have been inspired by books? We take a look at some great examples from page to screen.

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Children's Book of the Month: The Picture Atlas

Check out this month's book recommendation for children: a beautifully illustrated atlas from Simon Holland and Jill Calder to take kids on an inspiring journey. We have 5 copies to give away!

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October: A Month in Books

Need some books to get you through the autumn darkness? We've got you covered with a great list of this month's new book and film releases.

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