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  • Wall Song by Aidan John Moffat

    Legendary Scottish songwriter and musician Aidan Moffat's song about his favourite place.

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  • The Torch Is On Its Way (Vocal and Guitar version)

    We have a commisioned a very special song for Bookbug Week called The Torch Is on Its way. You will find the recording of the vocal and guitar to this above and you will hear this in your local Bookbug Session over Bookbug Week. We hope you will join in and sing along to help us celebrate Bookbug...

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  • The Torch Is On Its Way (Vocal only version)

    We have commisioned a very special song for Bookbug Week called The Torch Is on Its way. You will find the vocal to this above and you will hear this in your local Bookbug Session over Bookbug Week. We hope you will join in and sing along to help us celebrate Bookbug Week!

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  • Book Talk: The Hunger Games and The Echo Chamber

    Download this podcast Paul Gallagher is joined by Holyrood High School librarian Rachel McCabe and three teenage school pupils Joanne, Lewis and Roselinta to review one of the biggest books of the moment, The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins. They begin by asking why the book has been so popular,...

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  • Skint! feature on Radio Scotland

    This is a BBC radio broadcast with some young people from Ayr about their involvement with the Skint! project. We would like to thank the 'Sunday Morning With Ricky Ross' programme on BBC Radio Scotland, who originally broadcast this feature about Skint! Their interviewer, Bob Dickson, spoke to...

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  • Boxer Beetle cover and Ned Beauman image

    Boxer Beetle

    Paul Gallagher is joined by Peggy Hughes, City of Literature’s Communications Executive and Duncan Wright, Senior School Librarian from Stewart’s Melville College in Edinburgh to discuss and review Boxer Beetle, the acclaimed debut novel from Ned Beauman, a part absurd historical comedy, part...

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