Trainspotting is Scotland’s favourite novel

image-medium (56)Trainspotting, Irvine Welsh’s story of drugs in Leith, was voted best work from the last 50 years in poll run by Scottish Book Trust

Here’s the ones that made the Top Ten, links to our catalogue if you want to find out why people voted for them.

The 10 favourite Scottish novels
1 Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh
2 Lanark by Alasdair Gray
3 Black and Blue by Ian Rankin
4 The Bridge by Iain Banks
5 One Fine Day in the Middle of the Night by Christopher Brookmyre
6 Excession by Iain M Banks – Other books by the author
7 Morvern Callar by Alan Warner – Other books by the author
8 44 Scotland Street by Alexander McCall Smith
9 The Trick is to Keep Breathing by Janice Galloway
10 Docherty by William McIlvanney – Other books by the author


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