Scots are most regular buyers of books in the UK.
A research poll for Waterstone's bookstore has shown that people in Scotland buy more books per month than anywhere else in the United Kingdom.
The poll revealed that a third of Scots buy at least one book per month - with the Highlands and Islands regions containing the most regular buyers.
Waterstone's also found that 50% of Scots choose books by Scottish authors rather than those of a different nationality making them the most patriotic readers. Scots voted Ian Rankin as their favourite author.
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|Publication:||M2 Best Books|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||Sep 10, 2002|
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