First of all, tomorrow (16th December) is the last day orders from our website can be processed for Christmas delivery. So if you’ve been putting off Christmas shopping, and to be honest some of us have, NOW IS THE TIME.
If you’re in search of inspiration, here is Part II of our Staff Gift Picks, featuring shiny new 2020 books as well as the evergreen favourites of our mighty backlist.
Fancy some winter sunshine? Allow Stuart Cosgrove to transport you to Miami. Since it’s Stuart, it’s also 1963 and the city is on edge: Kennedy is in town, and so is a talented young boxer. Plunge into the setting of Cassius X: A Legend in the Making.
The light is low as we approach the winter solstice. It’s got its own beauty, though. Alexander McCall Smith’s poem ‘Winter’ starts with that light and becomes a meditation on Scotland’s northerliness.
Tim Clarkson should be congratulated on producing aa book which marries together painstaking and detailed research with common-sense and open-minded analysis … The book that emerges succeeds in cutting through centuries of confusion and complexity in a way that is deeply impressiveUndiscovered Scotland
That’s all folks! Be the sparkle you want to see in the world.