Your favourite Scottish books – and ones you’d send to Room 101

Thanks to everyone who came along to celebrate National Reading Group Day on Saturday. Here are some of the winners in the quiz receiving their goody bags from Alex Gray. Well done to you all!

Author Alex Gray with quiz winners

Author Alex Gray with quiz winner

 

 

 

 

We were discussing Scottish books we love and hate and your favourites included The Silver Darlings, Trainspotting, Sunset Song, One Fine Day in the Middle of the Night, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, The Cone Gatherers, Open the Door, The Citadel, Trumpet, The Changeling, Consider the Lilies and anything by George Mackay Brown or James Robertson.

To Room 101, you’d send: No Mean City, Michel Faber’s Under the Skin [how could you?!!!] and poor old Alexander Trocchi.

 

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