Saltire Publishers of the Year 2017 shortlists
12 October 2017
Since 2015 the Saltire Literary Awards have celebrated
publishers as well as writers for their work. In 2017 the Emerging
Publisher award was introduced.
Saltire Society Publisher of the Year 2017 shortlist
This year sees established publishers Canongate
and Birlinn shortlisted alongside small literary
publisher Vagabond Voices, specialist publisher
Handspring Publishing, comic publisher BHP
Comics and newcomers 404 Ink (of the
phenomenally successful Nasty Women).
Saltire Society Emerging Publisher of the Year 2017
Emerging talents Kirstin Lamb (Barrington
Stoke), Laura Waddell (HarperCollins),
Laura Jones and Heather McDaid
(both 404 Ink) have been shortlisted for the Emerging Publisher of
the Year Award for their commitment, innovation and adaptability
within the industry.
For more on the Saltire Publisher of the Year and Emerging
Publisher of the Year awards, see the Saltire Society website.