Shaun Bythell was born and raised in Galloway, Scotland’s quiet, forgotten corner. Since buying The Bookshop in Wigtown, Scotland’s National Book Town, in 2001, he has observed, and written about, both the depressing and the uplifting elements of human nature.
Events at Word
Whisky Galore!Thursday 30 August 7:30 pm
SOLD OUT With Scotland as the featured country, we couldn’t miss the opportunity to drink a few drams of Scotland’s finest, with Robin Robertson, Michael Pedersen, Denise Mina, Shaun Bythell!
For Book Collectors Old and NewFriday 31 August 11:00 am
SOLD OUT A special workshop for book collectors with two experts in secondhand books, Shaun Bythell (Diary of a Bookseller), and Brian Phillips.