In one of the most ambitious collections of recent years, Somerset Maugham Prizewinner Rodge Glass edits an exciting assembly of Scotland’s most promising new writers. Writing on contemporary Scotland, The Year of Open Doors features stories from Saltire First Book Award shortlisted Sophie Cooke, James Black Tait Memorial Prize nominee Suhayl Saadi, acclaimed novelist and poet Kevin MacNeil and performer and novelist Alan Bissett. Throw in renowned international authors like Kapka Kassabova and Jason Donald and you have a collection that aims to show a changing and dynamic new Scotland. Cargo Publishing has also opened the door to brand new, unpublished authors; quite simply if you want to read the best new talent in Scottish fiction, you’ve come to the right place. Every copy of The Year of Open Doors hardback edition now comes with a free audio sampler CD produced by Cargo and Chemikal Underground Records (while stocks last.)
Our new ebook versions of the book come in PDF and EPUB. They include the foreword by Irvine Welsh and exclusive photographs from The Year of Open Doors tour. Compatible with most ereaders, iPad and iPhone.