A Bizarre Review!


For amusement. A bizarre review bearing my name and book photo but referring to someone else’s book!!

Author Showcase Interview with Nikki Vallance


Daily Express 5 stars: “… a great book with an exciting denouement that will keep you gripped to the final page.” – Paul Donnelley


There is a long tradition of doctors turning their talents to fiction – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Anton Chekhov, Michael Crichton, Khaled Hosseini and Richard Gordon being among the most prominent. Now another name can be added to the list – Anne Pettigrew is a retired Greenock GP who has written a brilliant murder mystery.

What it feels like to go from GP to Author – The Herald Magazine


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Retired GP’s debut novel coming to Bloody Scotland


A Scots writer, who has written a 1960s set novel, is to read from it as a Crime Spotlight Author at Bloody Scotland this year.

Retired Greenock GP turned author is up for a major award


Dr Anne Pettigrew has been invited to join big names like First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and top crime writer Ian Rankin at Bloody Scotland to talk about her book ‘Not a Life Imagined’.

Competition to meet Coatbridge author bizarrely won by woman with same name – The Daily Record


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Guest blog ‘Advancing women- Opportunity and Respect’


In this guest post author and former GP Anne Pettigrew follows the opportunities for autonomy experienced by the last four generations of women in her family. As she suggests ‘We accepted the norm of chauvinism and #MeToo at work. This generation must not’.

Podcast: Scots Whay Hae


Anne Pettigrew and Ringwood Publishing CEO Sandy Jamieson talk about Scottish publishing today and her journey. With Alistair Braidwood

Radio: Bookends on Radio Pulse98.4


Anne Pettigrew interviewed on publishing a novel at 68, the alien Google-free world of 60s students and a woman’s life in medicine. Her it at or

Guest blog: Traces in Time


‘What I did at 50.’

Clyde Life Issue 48

June 2019

‘Ambition, Entitlement and Ill-judged sex!’ Review

Scotlandcorrespondent Issue 27


‘A multi-layered dark comedy exploring gender discrimination, sexuality and the power of friendship’ Review.

Largs & Millport Weekly News


‘Female struggle charted in GPs New Book’ Article

Greenock Telegraph


‘A Book launch for former GP’s first novel’ Article

Greenock Telegraph


‘Retired GP writes novel set in the sixties’ Article

Greenock Telegraph


‘Unleashing the wild side of medicine.’ Article

Read more in the Greenock Telegraph