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Ron Butlin

With an international reputation as a prizewinning novelist, Ron Butlin is a former Edinburgh Makar. Together with Ian Rankin, he was made Edinburgh University’s first Honorary Writing Fellow.


Ron Butlin

Ron Butlin

He has participated in festivals world-wide. His work has won many prizes and been translated into over ten languages. The Sound of My Voice has twice been awarded a ‘Best Foreign Novel’ prize, and was included in the highly prestigious Guardian’s 1000 Novels You Have To Read. Ghost Moon, his fourth novel, appeared in April. Wedlock, his new opera, will be premiered by Scottish Opera.

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Superb venue, so professionally organised. Great P.A system. Good colour coordination and flowers. Strong coffee. You will get the idea that I am feeling positive about this. Edinburgh Book Festival has a rival!

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