Edinburgh-based Birlinn’s imprint Polygon has signed up a new series of fictional retellings of myths and lore from a number of high-profile Scottish writers.... Read more
Denise Mina has been appointed as chair of the judges for the £5,000 Gordon Burn Prize, as this year's panel is unveiled.
Ian Rankin and Ann Cleeves will headline this summer's Bute Noir crime writing festival.
Mick Herron's lauded espionage thriller Spook Street (John Murray), already a CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger winner, has now also been shortlisted for the Theakston Old Peculier Crime... Read more
Denise Mina's The Long Drop (Harvill Secker) has been awarded the McIlvanney Prize for Scottish crime book of the year.... Read more
Val McDermid and Denise Mina have been named among the five finalists for the McIlvanney Prize for Scottish Crime Book of the Year 2017.... Read more
Denise Mina’s The Long Drop has made the fiction-heavy Gordon Burn Prize shortlist this year, along with two debuts.
Denise Mina has moved to Penguin Random House imprint Harvill Secker for her next literary thriller based on a real-life serial killer Peter Manuel and... Read more
Prominent writers including Linda Grant, Denise Mina, Joanne Harris and Francesca Simon have responded to Philip Pullman's protest over the Oxford Literary Festival's failure to... Read more
Martin Cathcart Froden’s unpublished debut novel Devil Take the Hindmost has been announced as the winner of the £10,000 Dundee International Book Prize 2015.... Read more