Launch of book festival at the Botanics
Aileen Paterson, author of the Maisie stories, and Fiona Hyslop MSP were joined at the Botanics by children from Orchard Nursery (Tia, Daniel, Cole and Fearn) and Maisie for the launch of the Leafing Through Natural Scotland book festival. It's on at the Botanics in Edinburgh on 15 and 16 June and most events are free but ticketed - book on Eventbrite. Aileen's festival event is at 11am on Sunday 15 June. Photo courtesy of Lynsey Wilson, RBGE.