Book Week Scotland 2014

The third annual Book Week Scotland, a nationwide celebration of reading and books, was held 24-30 November 2014 and featured love letters to libraries, a vote for the favourite Scottish literary character, stories of home and hundreds of events. Catch up on all the excitement here.

Love letters to libraries

Artworks for libraries
Who's your literary lovematch?

Love Letters to Libraries

Write a love letter to your library and declare your true feelings for these quiet champions of the written word

Artworks For Libraries

Five large library artworks were unveiled across Scotland during Book Week Scotland 2014 - find out more about them here

Find your Literary Love Match

Who's your dream date from fiction? Find out here!

Primary 1 Family Bag

A Bookbug Primary 1 Family Bag was gifted to every Primary 1 child in Scotland during Book Week Scotland

Character vote

Favourite Character from a Scottish Novel vote

Discover who was voted the favourite character from a Scottish book during Book Week Scotland 2014

Scotland's Stories of Home

We asked the people of Scotland what 'home' meant to them. Read all of the responses from across the country and download the eBook

Authors Live

Two of Britain’s best loved poets, Roger McGough and Valerie Bloom, brought rhythm and rhyme to life during a special, free Authors Live webcast during Book Week Scotland. Watch it on demand here.


Book Week Scotland would not be possible without all of our partners – organisations and groups who get as excited about reading and books as we do

Scottish Charity Awards 2013 - Shortlisted