Janis Mackay

FEATURE – Janis Mackay, Scottish Children’s Book Prize winner

With her time-twisting tale of adventure and friendship, Edinburgh author Janis Mackay is a deserved winner of the Scottish Book Trust’s Children’s Book Award 2014, with The Accidental Time Traveller. A previous winner of the Kelpies prize with the first of her Magnus Fin series of children’s novels, Janis is also an accomplished storyteller, creative […]

Janis with her award-winning book, The Accidental Time Traveller

BOOKS – New children’s books from Picture Kelpies launched

Last night saw the launch of two new books from Picture Kelpies, a range of picture books for young children from Edinburgh publishers Floris Books. Children and adults alike sat enthralled in Augustine United Church, as Edinburgh-based authors and storytellers Janis Mackay and Lari Don read from their quite different but equally enchanting new books. […]