Tag Archives: My Favourite Place

Memories of Leith

These three brilliant Leith writers joined us for our last Book Week Scotland event ‘Memories of Leith’. They were Millie Gray (top right), Marianne Wheelaghan (bottom left) and Marianne Paget (bottom right). You can see their books on the table … Continue reading

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Book Week Scotland Leith: Day 1 Highlights

Yesterday we visited the Kirkgate Shopping Centre, the Cats Protection League, Kirkgate Barbers and a church to ask the people of Leith what they love reading. We gave out free ‘My Favourite Place‘ Books and¬†¬†flyers for our Memories of Leith … Continue reading

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Leith 1974: Marianne Paget

This is Marianne Paget: Marianne entered a story into the Scottish Book Trust My Favourite Place competition. Her favourite place was Leith in 1974. Marianne’s story turned out to be one of the best in Scotland and it was selected … Continue reading

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