Anne Donovan is a Scottish author from Glasgow best known for her novel Buddha Da (Canongate, 2003). Her short story collection Hieroglyphics and Other Stories was published in 2001. A second novel, Being Emily, followed in 2008. Gone Are The Leaves has been short-listed for the 2014 Saltire Scottish Literary Book of the Year Award. Her most recent novel is Gone Are The Leaves (Canongate, 2014).