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Emma Grae

Pairt o the Scots Warks project.

It’s Elsie Stirling’s first week at the big school. Bullied oot
the wee wan, she’s determined tae avoid gettin oan the
wrang side o the neds and finally get intae the toap English
group. But whit she couldnae huv expected wis tae meet a
wolf in sheep’s clothin, a first year wi madder notions than
hur, who takes it upon himsel tae destroy any dreams she
hus o writin in hur ain tongue…

Read an extract fae Emma's novella The Tongue She Speaks here: