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Chance to win a trip to see Ian Rankin at the Edinburgh International Book Festival!

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To celebrate the release of Ian Rankin’s latest Rebus thriller, Rather Be the Devil in paperback, we are working with his publishers and the Edinburgh International Book Festival to offer a trip for two people to visit Edinburgh and see Ian’s festival event.

One winner will win two flights from Heathrow, a two-night stay in a four-star hotel in Edinburgh and tickets to see Ian Rankin’s event at the Edinburgh International Book Festival on Saturday 26th August.

10 runners up will win a copy of Rather Be the Devil.

This event takes places in the year of Rebus30, celebrating 30 years of the iconic detective John Rebus. Ian’s latest Rebus novel – Rather Be the Devil.

Free chapter download of Rather be the Devil

The Edinburgh International Book Festival is one of the world’s largest public celebrations of the written word. From 12-28 August, the Book Festival brings writers, poets, politicians, journalists, thinkers and decision makers from around the world to debate and discuss the things that shape our lives. The 2017 Book Festival programme is available from 13 June and ticket sales open on 20 June at