Scotland’s national chef, Gary MacLean, combined forces with AyeWrite! this year and the result was a great event that discussed Gary’s life but also touched upon very important topics regarding our food culture and the way we view and practise healthy living.Read More
The people behind the Glasgow book festival AyeWrite! Have once again outdone themselves bringing us a number of exciting events and workshops. One of the shining stars in the programme was the event focusing on Frank Quitely, the Glaswegian comic artist, who has become a legend in the comic book world.Read More
Eighth Grade, directed by stand up comedian Bo Burnham, is the story of thirteen-year-old Kayla who is just about to graduate from middle school and enter high school. The movie focuses on Kayla’s last few weeks in middle school and truly captures what it is like to be a teenager in our day and age.Read More
Scene, cut, action. This is Hollywood in the 1930s and Guy Bolton’s novel The Pictures transports the reader in the era of Clark Gable, Katharine Hepburn and Gary Cooper. There is stardom, there is drama and there is murder.Read More
Sometimes you read a blurb and you look at a cover and you expect to read the book and forget about it in less than a week feeling nothing more than lukewarm affection towards the characters and the story. The Zoo by Christopher Wilson looks like one of these books but once you start reading it The Zoo offers a pleasant surprise as it certainly delivers a good story and memorable characters in less than 250 pages. In times of political unrest and abundance of satirical pieces Wilson shifts the focus from America and Britain towards Russia in the 1950s.Read More
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