Edinburgh Book Festival

On first reading, you might have passed it off as a weak April Fool’s joke.

From Nordic Noir to Tartan Noir, crime writing is a brutal, grisly business across Scandinavia and Scotland.  

The internationally best selling novelist, Alexander McCall Smith hardly needs to be introduced, begins Gavin Esler in conversation with a writer w

Journalist, critic and broadcaster, Mariella Frostrup was born in Norway, brought up in Ireland and now lives in the UK.

2019 marks the centenary of the inaugural James Tait Black Prizes founded by Janet Tait Black née Coats, in memory of her husband, James and in rec

“Once across the Equator and into the South East trade winds ... eventually into the roaring forties of the Southern Ocean.

The director and staff at the EIBF should be congratulated on the creative pairing of these two writers whose work shares similar themes for an ins

This sell out event in the New York Times Theatre, Kate Atkinson was in conversation with Lee Randall.

Discover our latest temporary exhibition, featuring everything from straitjackets and ECT machines to patient art, all housed in our historic Queen Street building.

The 2019 Edinburgh International Book Festival launched the “most international programme in its history” today, with authors from over 60 countries coming