Rosemary Goring takes a look at two strong new history titles.
What the media are saying - October 2019
Birlinn celebrate 4 titles on the Saltire Society shortlists for the 2019 Literary Awards.
'From the moment I first ventured into a library I wanted one of my own.' Famously, Virginia Woolf said that a woman must have money and a room of...
An extract from Para Handy by Neil Munro
Enjoy a taste of Scotland's Islands with a recipe from this new book from Sue Lawrence. ‘a beautiful cookbook by the marvellous Sue Lawrence’ –...
Recent Birlinn advertising
A round up of the latest from the media - Sept 2019
In a packed programme of more than 350 events, Birlinn authors appear every year at festivals throughout the UK and overseas. This year you can find...
Join us for a celebration of sunshine with this recipe for delicious Limonata from Dear Alfonso by Mary Contini.
A short extract from Thunder Bay by Douglas Skelton.
'In its heyday St Andrews only came behind Rome and Santiago in Spain as a pilgrim destination'