An outstanding shortlist for Scotland’s most prestigious literary awards
Spanning all areas of culture and heritage, The Saltire Society works to preserve the best in Scottish tradition while encouraging new ideas and developments, helping great things to be imagined and created in Scotland. Their Literary Awards highlight the fantastic talent in Scotland, raising the profile of writers and introducing audiences to great new works.
In celebration of the Saltire Society Literary Awards, we are delighted to be running extracts from each of the outstanding works included on the shortlist. We also have commentary from the judging panel, which we hope will help to inform your reading.