Scotland’s National Book Awards 2021 from Saltire Society were held on Saturday 27 November 2021 solely on Zoom after Storm Arwen impacted travel plans for many attendees to the small live event to be held at Waterstones on Sauchiehall Street in Glasgow.
Ely Percy’s ‘Duck Feet’ (Monstrous Regiment) was awarded the Scottish Book of the Year 2021 and Scottish Book of the Year 2021. The Lifetime Achievement award went to Scottish poet, editor and critic Douglas Dunn.
The Emerging Publisher of the Year was jointly awarded to Jamie Norman (Canongate) and Ceris Jones (Sandstone) while the Publisher of the Year was Canongate with a special Highly Commended for Charco Press.
Congratulations to all the winners and to the shortlistees of these prestigious awards.
You can (re)watch the #SNBA2021 Awards Ceremony on YouTube here.