Birlinn Books – Notes from the Basement

Tuesday, June 29th, 2021

This week’s Summer Fiction newsletter opens on a sad note, with news of the death of novelist Isla Dewar. Isla was the author of seventeen novels and won legions of fans with her wit, warmth and pinpoint observation of human behaviour. Our thoughts are with her husband Bob, whose illustrations enliven so many of our books, and her family. Our tribute is here.

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