53 Bloody Scotland
For some time, Scotland has had the second-highest murder rate in Western Europe. Glasgow has the dubious distinction of being the murder capital of Europe. How much do these startling facts contribute to the fact that Scotland produces a wealth of excellent crime writers whose stories are read around the world? Three crime writers who are masters of the genre talk about living and working in “bloody” Scotland. Find out how much their characters and plot twists are based in imagination, and how much they are inspired by the daily news.