Up-and-coming authors are being given the chance to take to the stage and share their work when a unique crime fiction festival returns to the north-east.
Global warming, climate change, Donald Trump, unicorns and slime are just some of the hot topics tackled by school pupils hoping to be named Junior Journalist of the year.
Aspiring young writers have been tasked with writing about how they could transform the world in a nationwide competition.
A writer, poet and playwright who was well-regarded as a champion of the Scots language has died at the age of 70.
A former children’s TV presenter from Caithness has just had her first book published - aged 85.
The books on this year’s Man Booker longlist have been whittled down to just six, with the shortlist being dominated by women.
A Speyside author has returned to her former school to inspire the next generation of writers with tales of witches and shapeshifters.
Community teachers in Peterhead are appealing for volunteers who can help adults brush up on basic literacy, numeracy and IT skills.
A north-east literary magazine has announced its return, complete with cover artwork by a globally-renowned artist.
Brodies’ recently expanded personal and family law team in Aberdeen proposes an alternative New Year’s resolution – a review of important areas of your life that need to be kept fit for purpose to protect your assets and family relationships.
The star of one of Scotland's best loved films will be in Aberdeenshire this weekend to discuss his life's work.
Three Scots authors will meet bookworms at a readers day in the Mearns later this month.
A Highland writer's retreat has announced a lucrative new prize for aspiring authors.
Prize-winning authors will flock to an Aberdeenshire town today as it spends four days revelling in the written word.
An award winning teenage fiction writer has visited a Moray school to give pupils an inspirational talk on her successful career.