Scots Language Awards 2021
Fantastic news! We are incredibly excited to share that The Glasgow Gruffalo’s Wean by Elaine C. Smith has won the Scots Bairns Book o the Year at the Scots Language Awards 2021 😃
Huge congratulations to Elaine C. Smith for her amazing translation of Julia Donaldson’s much-loved book, brilliantly illustrated by Axel Scheffler.
You can listen to Elaine C. Smith’s lovely acceptance speech here.
Coinneach MacLeod was born and raised on the Isle of Lewis, the most northerly of the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. Inspired by traditional family recipes and homegrown produce, Coinneach rose to fame as the Hebridean Baker on TikTok in 2020. He has motivated his worldwide followers to bake, forage, learn Gaelic, enjoy a dram or two of whisky and to seek a more wholesome, simple life. Along with his partner Peter and their Westie pup Seòras, Coinneach’s aim is to bring the best of the Scottish islands to a worldwide audience.
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