Scotland has a rich legacy of fine writers, and although some of them may not get the same attention as Robert Burns or Sir Walter Scott, they are equally as interesting and enjoyable.
Here is an alphabetical list which may contain your favourite.
Who are the Scots?
Sir Alexander Fleming (1881 - 1955) Born in Ayrshire, he discovered the world's first antibiotic drug - Penicillin. This was as a result of an 'accident' where mould was allowed to grow on a bacterial culture. Fleming was knighted and received the Nobel Prize in 1944.