Jan Rutherford

An experienced book publicist (25 years+), Jan Rutherford’s company Publicity & The Printed Word works across the media, new and traditional, promoting books, authors, reading and writing. Jan worked with Scottish Book Trust for ten years on mentoring and professional development for writers and for the last five years she has chaired the board of the Scottish Review of Books. She is the UK publicist and event organiser for international best-selling author, Alexander McCall Smith, Project Manager for The Great Tapestry of Scotland and non-executive Director at Birlinn Ltd, Scotland’s largest independent book publisher. She is on the steering group for Emerging Critics.

Blog / Discussion

Book of the Month: Amphibian by Christina Neuwirth

November 17, 2018
by Kristian Kerr

Highland Book Prize Longlist Announced

November 9, 2018
by Kristian Kerr

Kenneth Roy, 26 March 1945 – 5 November 2018

November 8, 2018
by Tom Johnstone

Rusticated… (II)

November 2, 2018
by Brian Morton

Kassabova, Al Rawi win International Prizes

November 1, 2018
by Kristian Kerr