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The Saltire Society today announced the shortlist for a brand-new award as part of the 2019 Saltire Literary Awards, widely regarded as Scotland’s National Book Prizes.

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Our new Award for Cover Design celebrates the enormous talent Scotland has in book production and design. This Award and its recipient will exemplify creativity and the relationship between the designer, the publisher and author.

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The Saltire Society has announced the shortlists for the 2019 Saltire Literary Awards, as well as two brand new prizes. 

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Campaigners tackling period poverty, equality and the continuation of Scottish Folklore and folksong are among the 2019 Outstanding Women of Scotland Inductees.

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On Saturday 21 September, Saltire Society members invited the public to celebrate the contributions of four of Scotland’s most influential citizens, working for the benefit of Scotland at large.

The Awards were this year hosted in Aberdeen’s historic Maritime Museum and were a

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We are thrilled to announce the two recipients of the Inspiring Scotland Bursaries 2019.

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