Nicola Smith is a commercial journalist working for Reach plc, and writing across a number of different platforms, both in print media and online, including Glasgow live. She is also a books columnist and writes a weekly book page for the Daily Record newspaper.

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1. Favourite book from childhood
The Ultimate Trainers by Paul Shipton

2. Favourite book from teenage/university (formative) years
Touching from a Distance by Deborah Curtis

3 A book you would recommend to anyone
Toast by Nigel Slater

4. A book you couldn’t be paid to read again
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

5. The last book you read or are currently reading
The Storm by Amanda Jennings