Thanks to everyone who supported the 2014 festival - our biggest to date!

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Launch of Infidelities by Kirsty Gunn

Join internationally award winning author Kirsty Gunn as she talks about and reads from Infidelities, her new collection of short stories, published by Faber, about the stories we tell ourselves and others when the truth is hard to bear. 

6pm, University of Dundee Tower Building, all welcome

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The Inside Scoop: Writing for Children and Teenagers

Writing for children and young adults is one of the most joyous activities under the sun - but also one of the hardest. Whether you are a novice writer or looking to hone your existing skills, come and hear our experts talk about their experiences and answer some of your questions. 

6-7.30pm, at Dundee Central Library
Part of Book Week Scotland, in partnership with Publishing Scotland

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There are lots of events around Dundee for Book Week Scotland! Check out the full programme on Scottish Book Trust's website


Waterstones Wishing Tree

Help us wish a merry Christmas to Dundee Young Carers! Pop into Waterstones from Thursday 20th November, select a tag from our book tree and buy a present that a young carer can open again and again. The tree will be there until 15th December. 

In partnership wtih Waterstones