Author Archives: doug johnstone

About doug johnstone

I like whisky

Location and the Writer

Here I am in the Royal Literary Fund podcast talking about tackling Edinburgh in my fiction. Also in this week’s podcast are Kathleen Jones and Catherine O’Flynn. Advertisements

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Desert Island Books @ Portobello Book Fest

This should be a lot of fun. I’m appearing at my local book festival on Saturday talking about favourite books and music. Tickets are free from Porty Library but apparently going fast.

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Saturday Live on Radio Four

So I’m going to be on Saturday Live on Radio Four this weekend, 9am. Really looking forward to it!

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Bloody Scotland this weekend

So it’s Bloody Scotland festival in Stirling this weekend, and I’m doing  a few things: Fun Lovin’ Crime Writers are playing, 10pm Friday. Tickets here. Scotland v England Football Match, 2pm Saturday, free to watch and laugh. Come Hell or … Continue reading

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FAULT LINES 99c on American Kobo

American pals! FAULT LINES is only 99c on yer Kobo for the next few days. Enjoy!

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Big Issue Book Reviews

In the last four months I’ve reviewed these books in The Big Issue magazine:   Kem Nunn, Tapping the Source (No Exit) Ambrose Parry, The Way of All Flesh (Canongate) Cixin Liu, Ball Lightning (Head of Zeus) S.J. Morden, One … Continue reading

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Fun Lovin’ Crime Writers on the Radio

In all the stushie around festival time, I forgot to post this. The Fun Lovin’ Crime Writers appeared on The Afternoon Show on Radio Scotland, playing tunes and chatting to Janice Forsyth and Grant Stott. You can listen here. We … Continue reading

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