Ten years after his award-winning début burst onto the scene, Ross MacKenzie looks back on how his writing, and the Scottish children’s scene, has grown... Read more
A dentist and teacher have won the 2019 Kelpies Prize and Kelpies Illustration Prize following a record number of entries.
Walker Books celebrate 30 years of We're Going on a Bear Hunt in this week's pictures round-up, while Stephen Fry hosts Hay Festival Foundation's annual... Read more
Freelance illustrator and former nurse Hannah Foley has won this year’s Kelpies Prize for her story, The Lost Wizard of Nine Witches Wood.... Read more
Moira Scicluna Zahra, illustrator-in-residence at Edinburgh College of Art School of Design, has won this year’s Kelpies Illustration Prize.
Claire McFall talks about landing a film and graphic novel deal for her supernatural YA series— despite keeping her feet on the ground with a... Read more
An eye-opening incident in the classroom of a Glaswegian primary school led Victoria Williamson to question the fundamentals of her fiction—and to get to know... Read more
Three stories showcasing “the finest new Scottish children’s writing” have been revealed on the Kelpies Prize shortlist.
Edinburgh-based Floris Books has won the Saltire Society Scottish Publisher of the Year Award.
First-time children’s novelist Elizabeth Ezra has won this year’s Kelpies Prize for new Scottish writing for children.