Sinclair Macleod is a very successful independent author, who also happens to live in the wonderful town of Bishopbriggs, just outside Glasgow. He has published a number of top-selling crime novels – The Reluctant Detective series, featuring private-eye, Craig Campbell, and the Russell & Menzies series of police procedural novels.
You can find out more about Sinclair’s novels HERE
He is also the co-founder of Indie Authors Scotland, a group which offers valuable support, advice and encouragement to fellow writers. Check out their website HERE
So it was very interesting to meet up will a fellow Bishopbriggs writer to find out about the books which have inspired him.
Favourite book from childhood
THE HOBBIT: J.R.R Tolkien
Favourite book from school/university/teenage years
THE BIG SLEEP: Raymond Chandler
A book you’d recommend to anyone
DUNE: Frank Herbert
LAIDLAW: William McIlvanney
A book you couldn’t be paid to read again
THE SATANIC VERSES: Salman Rushdie
The last book you read or are currently reading:
WORDS OF RADIANCE: Brandon Sanderson
Listen to Sinclair’s podcast: