Discover magazine cover styled like a classic Penguin novel

'Discover' is the National Library of Scotland's award-winning full-colour magazine.

Issue 29, summer 2015, includes:

  • Crime writer Val McDermid talks about family, books and football
  • Explore vintage cookbooks and bake a cake from centuries-old recipes
  • Four book-lovers reveal their favourite Penguins: Jarvis Cocker, Claire Morpurgo, Lauren Child, and Pat Nevin
  • Artist Hugh Buchanan shares the love of books which inspired his painting career.

Read 'Discover' issue 29 (PDF) (36 pages; 2.9 MB)


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