The Saltire Scottish Literary Book of the Year Award
(new for 2014)
supported by the Saltire Society
How to be Both [Hamish Hamilton]
A set of two novels which interpenetrate each other despite being set centuries apart, by Inverness-born writer and 1995 Saltire First Book of the Year award winner Ali Smith. The book was also shortlisted for the 2014 Man Booker Prize.