To our extended and dear family of readers, writers, booksellers and librarians,

In these constantly changing times our thoughts are with you and your families. Here at Birlinn, our intention is to keep going safely, to carry on with the supply of books direct to your door (within government guidelines) and support the online sites of booksellers. We are here for you.

As well as offering much needed distraction and cheer – just one printed book, eBook or audio book purchased through a bookshop or from a small publisher in these difficult times will make the difference to their survival long term.

We are all in this together and together we will get through.

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  • Paperback | Pub: 04 Jun 2020

    Teenager Alison Doig disappeared from Kinloch over thirty years ago under mysterious circumstances. Her reclusive family still live in a remote part of the Kintyre peninsula, amidst rumours of wrecking, smuggling and barbaric cruelty. Now rich…

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