Forthcoming

  • Hardback | Pub: 01 Sep 2022
    £17.99

    This is the extraordinary story of how salt fish from Shetland became one of the staple foods of Europe, powered an economic boom and inspired artists, writers and musicians. It ranges from the wild waters of the North Atlantic, the ice-filled…

  • Paperback | Pub: 01 Sep 2022
    £12.99

    Para Handy has been sailing his way into the affections of generations of Scots since he first weighed anchor in the pages of the Glasgow Evening News in 1905. The master mariner and his crew – Dougie the mate, Macphail the engineer, Sunny Jim…

  • Paperback | Pub: 01 Sep 2022
    £17.99

    Scotland is famed for its rugged coastlines, pristine beaches, endless rivers and deep lochs. From the Highlands to the Islands, from the east coast to the west coast, the whole country is an unreported mecca for wild water sports. Mollie Hughes has…

  • Paperback | Pub: 01 Sep 2022
    £10.00

    Another Way to Split Water is a collection that has been evolving over many years. It is a book that captures many different versions of who the poet is now and who she has been formerly. The work within these pages is an homage to family – to how…

  • Paperback | Pub: 01 Sep 2022
    £8.99

    London, 1943. Across the city prominent figures in science and the military are bursting into flame and being incinerated. Convinced that the Germans have deployed a new terror weapon, a desperate government turns to the one man who can track down…

  • Hardback | Pub: 01 Sep 2022
    £25.00

    Among the giants of the Scottish Enlightenment, the name of James Hutton is overlooked. Yet his Theory of the Earth revolutionised the way we think about how our planet was formed and laid the foundation for the science of geology. He was in his…

  • Paperback | Pub: 15 Sep 2022
    £25.00

    The creation of large new tracts of forest, together with the development of a modern wood processing sector, was the single biggest transformation to occur in the Scottish countryside during the twentieth century. While the environmental and…

  • Hardback | Pub: 06 Oct 2022
    £17.99

    One hundred years ago, Winston Churchill prepared to defend his parliamentary seat of Dundee in the 1922 General Election. He had represented the industrial town since 1908, enjoyed a majority of more than 15,000 votes and confidently described it…

  • Hardback | Pub: 06 Oct 2022
    £20.00

    In 2000, archaeologist Paul Gething rediscovered a sword. An unprepossessing length of rusty metal, it had been left on a shelf for thirty years. But Paul had a suspicion that the sword had more to tell than appeared, so he sent it for further…

  • Hardback | Pub: 06 Oct 2022
    £16.99

    In 2016, feeling burnt out from an academic career and under the weight of her husband’s chronic depression, Sandy Winterbottom ran away to sea for a six-week voyage by tall-ship from Uruguay to South Georgia and the Antarctic Peninsula. The…

  • Paperback | Pub: 06 Oct 2022
    £20.00

    The mysterious and enigmatic Picts, who flourished in northern Scotland from c. 300 AD, have long been a subject of popular appeal. Their intricately carved symbol stones, whose meaning has remained an enigma for well over a thousand years, offer a…

  • Paperback | Pub: 06 Oct 2022
    £18.99

    Washed by the surging waves of the Atlantic Ocean, the island chain of the Outer Hebrides lies at the very edge of Europe. This richly illustrated book is a fabulous invitation to discover the distinct character of each of the islands, covering…

  • Hardback | Pub: 06 Oct 2022
    £9.99

    The submariner arm of Ally’s Tartan Army. When Dixie Deans met Bob Marley. Jimmy Johnstone’s boating trip. Alex Miller, ice cream vendor. Willie Carr’s amazing, death-defying donkey-kick. What happened to Bon Accord after the world-record…

  • Hardback | Pub: 06 Oct 2022
    £35.00

    In the 1880s two Edinburgh architects began to survey, measure and sketch the castles of Scotland, travelling the length and breadth of the country on trains, bicycles and on foot. Together they produced the five magnificent volumes of The…

  • Hardback | Pub: 03 Nov 2022
    £100.00

    The 1820 Scottish Rising has been increasingly studied in recent decades. This collection of essays looks especially at local players on the ground across multiple regional centres in the west of Scotland, as well as the wider political…

  • Hardback | Pub: 03 Nov 2022
    £20.00

    A national hero in his native land, Olav Haraldsson has as much resonance for the Norwegians as King Arthur does for the British. Unlike Arthur, however, Olav was a real historical figure: a ruthless Viking warrior who named his axe after the Norse…