With a canon including Robert Louis Stevenson, Arthur Conan Doyle, Muriel Spark and Irvine Welsh, Edinburgh has continually been at the forefront of literature and in 2004, it was named the world's first ever UNESCO City of Literature.
But how well do you know our literary greats and their works? Take our quiz to find out if you're more Doyle or dunce!
Edinburgh: City of Literature gives you the chance to follow in the footsteps of some the city's most famous authors and explore early editions of their renowned works. Watch our video to find out more.