• Friday 26th April
  • Schools Attending: S3
  • Venue: St Benedicts High and Gryffe High

Join Glasgow-based author Margaret McDonald as she introduces her debut novel, Glasgow Boys, and talks about her journey to becoming a writer and the real locations that inspired the book. Margaret will deliver a workshop on creating authentic characters and share her top tips on how to start writing your own stories.

Margaret McDonald is a Scottish author from Glasgow. She is published in the disability-focused magazine Breath and Shadow as well as the prose and poetry magazines Bandit Fiction, Bubble Lit, In Parentheses, and The Manifest Station. Margaret worked for the NHS after shielding for a year, during which time she finished her Masters in English literature from Glasgow University with Distinction. She also has a First Class BA (Hons) from Strathclyde University, where she studied writing.