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- 3 September 2009
Stirling's book festival
Book lovers are set for a treat this month as a flurry of leading authors make the trip to Stirling. A week-long jamboree of literary lovelies, this year’s line-up includes Ian Rankin, Rodge Glass and ex-WPC Karen Campbell. The kids should be kept suitably amused by Jeremy Strong and Karen McCombie.
Various venues, Stirling, Sat 12–Sun 20 Sep.
Glasgow thriller writer Karen Campbell talks about her writing, which has already attracted many accolades in the course of her second career - the first was as a policewoman, a fact which lends her crime writing an extra level of reality. 'Part of Off the Page'.
Two novels and a biography into his literary career, the Glasgow-based Jewish author has attracted considerable attention for his output. 'Part of Off the Page'.
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A week-long book festival, organised by Stirling County Libraries, featuring storytelling events and talks, as well as a host of popular authors. Crime writing is well represented in this year's line-up with appearances from Ian Rankin and ex-WPC Karen Campbell, tradition meeting modernity as the Stirling Makar hosts an…
An Evening With... Ian Rankin
The opening of this year's festival of books and writing in Stirling sees Edinburgh crime writer Ian Rankin give a talk. 'Part of Off the Page'.
Suitable for ages 7-10, this talk by Jeremy Strong will reveal all about how the author's popular characters came into being. 'Part of Off the Page'.