|Heart of Midlothian, title of a Sir Walter Scott historical |
novel and symbol for Edinburgh football team, Hearts
The first festival of historical fiction could mean that the 'problematic' historical novel will soon be a thing of the past. The genre-defying historical novel can come in the form of a crime novel, a romance, a political thriller, a biography or a literary novel.
The Edinburgh literature festival that could change history | Stuart Kelly | Books | The Guardian