Tell us about your connection to Wigtown and the Book Festival

Been coming for 7 years. I used to come on holiday here in the 1970s...has changed less than some places I can think of...

 

Sum up your festival experience in 5 words

A friendly and quirky experience

 

What's your favourite festival memory?

I have so many. It's the close calls and near disasters I treasure most. Standing on the roof of the town hall tower and looking all around is a rather fond memory I have

 

Who would be your dream author to appear at the Festival?

I would like to see Jonathan Raban 

 

Give us one recommendation or top tip for Wigtown, the Festival or D&G

Investigate the bookstores. Ask at Shaun's bookshop for his top tip!