Tag: irvine welsh

23. ‘Trainspotting’ by Irvine Welsh

The front cover of my copy of Trainspotting says it all, really: “The best book ever written by man or woman … deserves to sell more copies than the Bible.” With that kind of glowing endorsement emblazoned across the… Read More

Hay Festival 2015 – Antony Beevor and Irvine Welsh

The Hay Literature Festival is over for 2015, and this year I had the chance to go twice! The first time, I went for a weekend and I saw talks by Antony Beevor and Irvine Welsh. Of course, I also… Read More