Words with Willie

Had a nice wee chat with William McIlvanney after his event at the Edinburgh International Book Festival yesterday. I told him I was a big Connery fan and that I really enjoyed his initial chapters on ‘Almost a Book About Sean Connery‘ which he’s posted on his website. He seemed chuffed I brought it up and said … More Words with Willie

William McIlvanney’s ‘Almost a Book About Sean Connery’ Online

A very exciting Google Alert popped into my inbox this morning; a link to a Scotland on Sunday article on Scottish author William McIlvanney’s substantial online archive of previously unpublished work. Part of this work is an unconventional biography called Almost A Book About Sean Connery which has ‘encountered resistance from publishers who rejected it as not “properly mass-market” … More William McIlvanney’s ‘Almost a Book About Sean Connery’ Online