Donald S Murray
A son of the Hebrides, Donald S Murray is a writer and poet whose work has been shortlisted for both the Saltire Literary Awards and the Callum Macdonald Memorial Award. His critically acclaimed books bring to life the culture and nature of the Scottish islands, and he appears regularly on BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio Scotland. His first novel, As the Women Lay Dreaming, won the Paul Torday Memorial Prize. His second novel, In a Veil of Mist, will be published by Saraband in March.