New book of poetry for Lennoxtown’s Tam Craven

Tam Craven
Tam Craven

Lennoxtown poet Tam Craven has published his 34th book of verse - entitled ‘The Osculating Ornithologist’.

The book contains mainly new poems and is dedicated to Tam’s mother Annie, who passed away in September 2014.

For more about Tam’s work, which he sells at Glasgow’s Candleriggs Market, go to

He’ll be signing copies at the market this weekend (June 20-21).