VALENTINE’S DAY READS



Reads to Fill Your Heart

  • Hardback | Pub: 01 Feb 2024
    £18.99

    The Perfect Passion Dating Company at No. 24 Mouse Lane in Edinburgh’s New Town is run by Katie Donald who has an innate instinct for bringing people together. She has developed a skill for finding out what it is that people really want. Along…

  • Paperback | Pub: 04 Aug 2022
    £9.99

    When you look at a painting, what do you really see? When eighteenth-century poet Alison Cockburn accepts a light-hearted challenge from her friend Katherine Hume to live as a man, in order to infiltrate Edinburgh’s all-male skating club, little…

  • Paperback | Pub: 21 Apr 2006
    £7.99

    Faced with the choice between her harsh farming life and the seductive but distant world of books and learning, the spirited Chris Guthrie decides to remain in her rural community. But as the devastation of the First World War leaves her life-and…

  • Paperback | Pub: 20 Sep 2016
    £8.99

    Young Donald Peter Gillies, a Lovat scout soldier lies in hospital in Gallipoli in 1916, blinded by the Turks. There he falls in love with his Queen Alexandra Corps nurse, Louise, and she with him. The story moves back and forth from their time at…

  • Paperback | Pub: 20 Feb 2014
    £8.99

    Julia Win, a successful Manhattan lawyer, is at a crossroads in her life. Despite her wealth and privilege, she is exhausted and unhappy – a lost soul. She returns to Burma, the homeland of her father, where she encounters an anguished mother…

  • Paperback | Pub: 18 Feb 2013
    £8.99

    Winner of the 2013 Indies Choice Honor Award A poignant and inspirational love story set in Burma, The Art of Hearing Heartbeats spans the decades between the 1950s and the present. When a successful New York lawyer suddenly disappears without a…

  • E-Book | Pub: 01 Apr 2023
    £5.99

    A series of unique stories of hope and love set against a backdrop of political and family turmoil, this trilogy, beginning with The Art of Hearing Heartbeats, has been a smash hit across the globe, selling over one million copies. Set in Burma and…

  • Paperback | Pub: 02 Apr 2020
    £5.00

    Introduced by Ali Smith, the title of this group of poems about people is taken from Morgan’s poem ‘Pelagius’, the theologian who is a kind of alter ego. Morgan has the ability to enter into so many lives: the blind hunchback of ‘In the…

  • Hardback | Pub: 06 Jul 2023
    £12.99

    This new collection is a fascinating journey into the heart of each of us – from the author of The No.1 Ladies’ Detective Agency and the 44 Scotland Street series. In I Think of You, the reader travels through literary Edinburgh in…

  • Paperback | Pub: 03 Aug 2023
    £9.99

    Margaret Bryce has been having a hard time since dying in 2014. In a place beyond, we join Margaret as she revisits her life, from her Aberdeen prefab childhood to the birth of her twin girls, through Thatcher’s Britain, the Piper Alpha oil rig…

  • Paperback | Pub: 07 Jul 2022
    £8.99

    Based on a remarkable true story of love and survival. In June 1940, the Channel Islands are occupied by Hitler’s forces. Hedy Bercu, a young woman who fled from Vienna to Jersey to escape the Occupation, finds herself once more entrapped by…

  • Paperback | Pub: 02 Feb 2023
    £8.99

    In Pianos and Flowers we are invited to glimpse a world long departed. In these stories, inspired by long-lost photographs, the lives of the people in the frame are imagined and then explored, layer by layer. Three sisters brought up in Penang,…

  • Paperback | Pub: 24 Mar 2022
    £10.00

    This is an exclusive limited edition with a preface by Liz Lochhead and a new introduction by Ali Smith. Liz Lochhead is one of the leading poets writing in Britain today. This, her debut collection, published in 1972, was a landmark publication….