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My Scotland

My Scotland (Hardback)

By McDermid, Val

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The stunning visual companion to Val McDermid's bestselling novels.

ISBN 9780751572568
Barcode 9780751572568
Published 6 June 2019 by Little, Brown Book Group
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9780751572568
ISBN-10 075157256X
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
Imprint Sphere
Publication Date 6 June 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By McDermid, Val
Category Novels, Other Prose & Writers
Travel Writing
Number of Pages 192
Dimensions Width: 238mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 22mm
Weight 780g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Scotland - Description and travel
NBS Text Travel Writing
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 914.11048612
Catalogue Code 984596

Description of this Book

My Scotland will be a beautiful, fully illustrated book containing over 100 photos of the landscapes and locations that form the backdrop to Val McDermid's celebrated writing, and some of the places that have inspired her personally. From Skye to Edinburgh, from Glasgow to Jura, the book crisscrosses Scotland, offering readers a fascinating guide to the country, alongside Val's own thoughts about what it means to her.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Val McDermid is a number one bestseller whose novels have been translated into more than thirty languages, and have sold over sixteen million copies. She has won many awards internationally, including the CWA Gold Dagger for best crime novel of the year and the LA Times Book of the Year Award. She was inducted into the ITV3 Crime Thriller Awards Hall of Fame in 2009, was the recipient of the CWA Cartier Diamond Dagger in 2010 and received the Lambda Literary Foundation Pioneer Award in 2011. In 2016, Val received the Outstanding Contribution to Crime Fiction Award at the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival and in 2017 received the DIVA Literary Prize for Crime, and was elected a Fellow of both the Royal Society of Literature and the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Val has served as a judge for the Women's Prize for Fiction and the Man Booker Prize, and was Chair of the Wellcome Book Prize in 2017. She is the recipient of six honorary doctorates and is an Honorary Fellow of St Hilda's College, Oxford. She writes full-time and divides her time between Edinburgh and East Neuk of Fife.

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