THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY BLOODY SCOTLAND 15th - 18th September, 2022.
A CRIME TIME FM SPECIAL
Victoria Selman and Paul Burke chat to Festival Director BOB MCDEVITT and Scottish crime writers SARAH SMITH (HEAR NO EVIL) & ABIR MUKHERJEE (WYNDHAM & BANERJEE series), about what makes Bloody Scotland so special, the McIlvanney Prize and Scottish Debut Novel Awards, what it takes to put on a successful hybrid festival, a star studded cast which includes John Connolly, Dean Koontz, Sir Ian Rankin, Sara Paretsky, Ann Cleeves et al, and the Scotland vs England rivalry on the pitch.
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The McIlvanney Prize Shortlist:
Liam McIlvanney The Heretic
Alan Parks May God Forgive
Louise Welsh The Second Cut
Ambrose Parry A Corruption of Blood
Bloody Scotland Crime Debut Of The Year shortlist:
Tariq Ashkanani Welcome to Cooper
Frankie Boyle Meantime
Sarah Smith Hear No Evil
George Paterson The Girl, the Crow, the Writer & the Fighter
Amanda Mitchison The Wolf Hunters
Produced by Junkyard Dog
Music courtesy of Southgate and Leigh
Paul Burke writes for Crime Time, Crime Fiction Lover and the European Literature Network. He is also a CWA Historical Dagger Judge 2022 .