Myra Duffy is best known for her series of crime novels set on the Isle of Bute. She divides her time between Glasgow and Bute and has family connections to the island stretching back several generations. Her novels include The House at Ettrick Bay, Last Ferry to Bute, Last Dance at Rothesay Pavilion, and The Brydeshill Affair and her latest, Foul Play at the High Kirk. Dark Deeds at Bute Noir is based on our very own festival. Her latest book, Foul Play At The High Kirk, is available now.
Myra will lead a guided bus tour of the island on the Sunday morning of the festival.
Saturday, 6th August
3pm – 4pm
“Made on Bute”
Craig Robertson, Myra Duffy & Charles E. McGarry
BUTE NOIR BUS TOUR
7 AUGUST 10.15am
Discover the hidden stories of the people and the places of the Isle of Bute on this special one off bus tour with Myra Duffy. Find out why author Myra Duffy sets her crime novels on the island and see some of the locations she uses. Myra will also be pointing out locations used by Craig Robertson and Stuart MacBride. You may even be lucky enough to see the seals basking on the rocks! Places are limited so book early. The 2- hour bus tour will start at Guildford Square on Sunday 7th August at 10.15a.m.