12 October 2017
Multi-award winning writers and household names James Kelman, Bernard MacLaverty and Denise Mina feature alongside emerging talents Ever Dundas and Kate Hunter in the 2017 Saltire Literary Awards shortlists unveiled on 12 October at Waterstones. Our members are well represented with titles from Canongate, Cranachan Publishing, Edinburgh University Press, Fledgling Press, Freight Books, Luath Press (3) and Sandstone Press (2). Edinburgh-based Birlinn have an impressive 4 books on the shortlists. The winners will be announced at a ceremony in Edinburgh on 30 November 2017.