Book Week Scotland is a week-long celebration of books and reading that takes place every November. We have a number of special events at Orkney Library & Archive this year so come along and join in. You can also visit the Book Week Scotland website to find out more.Monday 27 NovemberChris Brookmyre - 7pmScottish crime author Chris Brookmyre returns to Orkney Library & Archive to speak about his latest novel Places in the Darkness and the short story he contributed to this year’s Bloody Scotland compilation.Tickets for this event are FREE but booking is essential.Tuesday 28 NovemberScribbles in the Margins: The Eternal Delight of Books - 7pmDaniel Gray in conversation with Ron Ferguson to discuss his love of books and reading.Tickets for this event are FREE but booking is essential.Thursday 30 NovemberHurricane Book Club - Season 3 - 6pmLaunch event for the 2018 season of Hurricane Book Club which is a collaboration between the publisher Pan MacMillan and Orkney Library & Archive. Find out more about the group on the Pan MacMillan website.Thursday 30 NovemberLin Anderson - 7pmScottish author Lin Anderson will be speaking about her popular crime series featuring the forensic scientist Rhona Macleod and discussing the short story she contributed to this year’s Bloody Scotland compilation.Tickets for this event are FREE but booking is essential.Saturday 2 DecemberYap & Yarn - 11am - 1pmOur library knitting group will be meeting in the foyer from 11am - 1pm. Sessions are very informal and everyone is welcome to come along and join in.Saturday 2 DecemberTea and Bannocks - 2.30pmFood blogger and writer Rosemary Moon will be making bannocks and discussing local recipes including the use of beremeal from Orkney’s Barony Mill.Tickets for this event are £2 and booking is essential.