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All Book Week Scotland Events
  • A Journey into the Moorland Year with Robin A Crawford Image
    A Journey into the Moorland Year with Robin A Crawford
    Monday 19th November 2018 2:30pm
    Arthurstone Community Library
    The peatlands of the Outer Hebrides are half land, half water. Their surface is a glorious tweed woven from tiny, living mosses rich in wildlife, but underneath is layer upon layer transforming...
  • Altered Book Sculpture Workshop with Isabell Buenz Image
    Altered Book Sculpture Workshop with Isabell Buenz
    Monday 19th November 2018 4:00pm
    Ardler Community Library
    Altered Book sculpture workshop with Isabell Buenz....
  • Collaborating with Machines: Humans, Poems and Technology in Dundee Image
    Collaborating with Machines: Humans, Poems and Technology in Dundee
    Monday 19th November 2018 5:30pm
    Central Library
    From mills and engineering to cash machines and computers, Dundee is a city of technology. It is also a city of poetry. Weavers and railway workers used the rhythms of their work in writing, and...
  • A Poacher
    A Poacher's Pilgrimage with Alastair McIntosh
    Tuesday 20th November 2018 3:00pm
    Blackness Community Library
    Join Alastair to hear about his physical and spiritual journey through spectacular scenery and rough weather in the Outer Hebrides....
  • Double the Noir, Breaking the Rules with James Oswald and Russel D McLean Image
    Double the Noir, Breaking the Rules with James Oswald and Russel D McLean
    Wednesday 21st November 2018 6:00pm
    Central Library
    James Oswald is the author of the Sunday Times bestselling Inspector McLean series of detective mysteries. The first two of these, Natural Causes and The Book of Souls were both short-listed for...
  • Souper Stories: Rebellious Lunchtime Tales Image
    Souper Stories: Rebellious Lunchtime Tales
    Thursday 22nd November 2018 12:30pm
    Central Library
    Back by popular demand another chance to enjoy a plate of soup and hear library staff and guests read extracts from their favourite books that mess with convention...
  • Un-write a story!  Rebel Book Making Image
    Un-write a story! Rebel Book Making
    Friday 23rd November 2018 4:00pm
    Broughty Ferry Community Library
    Join illustrator Laura Darling in this fast-paced, practical workshop where you'll make and 'un-make' an eight-page book, creating something uniquely yours. Using an assortment of images and text...
  • War Games: Star Destroyers Versus Rebel Cruisers  Da da da-da, da da-da, da da-da... Image
    War Games: Star Destroyers Versus Rebel Cruisers Da da da-da, da da-da, da da-da...
    Saturday 24th November 2018 9:30am
    Children's Centre, Central Library
    "What's that, R2? A fleet of Imperial Star Destroyers just dropped out of hyperspace above the rebel base??? We must warn the commander quickly...or we're all doomed! Doomed, I say!!!"...
  • Secrets and spies with  Robert J Harris Image
    Secrets and spies with Robert J Harris
    Saturday 24th November 2018 2:00pm
    Central Library
    Before Bond there was Richard Hannay. Working with the government but not for them, and not afraid to break some rules to get his man. Robert J Harris brings John Buchan's Hannay back to life in...
  • Make a Zine! Discover Your Visual Language Image
    Make a Zine! Discover Your Visual Language
    Sunday 25th November 2018 10:00am
    Dundee International Women's Centre
    A zine is a small, self-published book containing images and/or text. Join illustrator Laura Darling in this practical, creative workshop and learn how to make a zine using just one sheet of paper....