We had a nice sunshine run there, didn't we? And now that the clouds have descended once more, there's no need for that summer FOMO feeling anymore. Curl up with a book instead! We at BooksfromScotlandhave got an abundance of recommendations for you, so read on . . .
novel is earning glowing praise and plaudits galore since its release, and rightfully so - it's excellent! So when Lucy Ellmann agreed to speak to Lee Randall about her thoughts on the writing life, we were delighted!
We stay with wartime Italy with an extract from Gordon Kerr's intriguing thriller,
The Partisan Heart, where a love affair and a hit-and-run in the present day has its roots in the treacherous days of the Italian Resistance.
I hope you agree that whatever the weather, there are great books to read from Scotland this summer. Where are your favourite places to read? Which books do you like to take on holiday? Let us know by tweeting
@scottishbooks and we'll share your highlights.
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