Taigh Sheonachain by Iain MacRae was announced as the
2017 winner in Glasgow on Thursday 5 October 2017.
The six titles on the 2017
- Am Balach Beag a dh' èisteadh aig Dorsan by Alison
- Beum-Sgèithe by Eoghan Stewart
- Dìoghaltas by Iain F. MacLeod
- Eachdraidh Beatha by Alison Dix
- Èiginn Ùisdein by Morag Ann MacNeil
- Taigh Sheonachain by Iain MacRae
Funded by Creative Scotland and Bòrd na
Gàidhlig and administered by The Gaelic Books
Council, the Donald Meek Award is an
annual literary competition which seeks to encourage new and
creative Scottish Gaelic writing by emerging and established Gaelic
The competition is open to authors of new Scottish Gaelic
creative works - poetry, short stories, novels or drama.
For details of the award, see The Gaelic Books Council website.
For more news about prizes, see Prizes and Awards in our Publishing