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Man Who Gave Away His Island
In 1938 John Lorne Campbell bought the Isle of Canna. He wanted to prevent an island described as the jewel ofthe Hebrides from becoming a rich mans playground like so many other...
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Me and Ma Gal
A story of boyhood friendship and irrepressible vitality told with the speed of trains and the understanding of the awkwardness, significance and fragility of that time. This is...
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Memoirs of A Highland Lady
Memoirs of a Highland Lady is one of the most famous memoirs ever written. Since its first bowdlerised edition in 1898, it has been consistently in print. This is the first ever...
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My First Summer in the Sierra
The name John Muir has come to stand for the protection of wild land and wilderness in both America and Britain. Born in Dunbar in 1838, Muir is famed as a pioneer of conservation...
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My Name'5 Doddie: The Autobiography
'You will laugh, and you will cry.' The extraordinary, life-affirming autobiography of rugby legend DODDIE WEIR. There has never been anyone quite like Doddie Weir. A giant of...
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Native: Life in a Vanishing Landscape (Apr)
Desperate to connect with his native Galloway, Patrick Laurie plunges into work on his family farm in the hills of southwest Scotland. Investing in the oldest and most traditional...
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Night Falls On Ardnamurchan
Night Falls on Ardnamurchan has become a classic account of the life and death of a Highland community. The author weaves his own humorous and perceptive account of crofting with...
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Of Dogs and Men
Written by renowned storyteller John Barrington, Sheepdog Stories gives and overview of sheepdogs and other collie breeds recorded in history, folklore and poetry. Filled with...
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Orkney: A Special Way of Life (Apr)
Richard Clubley once again shows his love for the Scottish island of Orkney through this new book, recording the special way of life that exists only on Orkney. With full colour...
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Potter's Tale: Colonsay Life
The Potters Tale is a story of one mans journey of discovery and self discovery on one of the most beautiful islands on the Hebrides Colonsay. Dion Alexander was the Colonsay...
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Ragged Lion, The
In this critically-acclaimed fictional memoir of Sir Walter Scott, Allan Massie recreates the life and times of one of Scotland's greatest writers, convincingly capturing Scott's...
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Red Light Zone, The
Stop! Danger! Sex for sale!A red light can signify any one of those, but in a radio stationit means a microphone has gone live: the walls may besoundproof, but in studio space...
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Red Sky at Night
This work looks at the everyday life of John Barrington, a shepherd to over 750 Blackface ewes who graze near some of Britain's most beautiful hills overlooking Loch Katrine.
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Ring of Bright Water Trilogy
Fifty years ago Gavin Maxwell went to live in an abandoned house on a shingle beach on the west coast of Scotland. A haven for wildlife - he named his home Camusfearna and settled...
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Rockpools & Daffodils
A selection of 300 weekly columns written for The Orcadian from 1979 to 1991. Rockpools and daffodils come into these short essays fairly frequently, fragments of the sea held...
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Running Wild
You thought he was retired, even dead? No, he is back! At the age of 86, Mike Tomkies is back doing what he does best - observing our rarest and most dramatic wildlife, unsuspected...
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Scotland's Islands: A Special Kind of Freedom
This is not a guide to the islands of Scotland; it's not a tour to be followed, nor is it travel advice. This is a richly anecdotal and personal exploration. Richard Clubley shares...
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Sea Change
In Sea Change, writer and illustrator Mairi Hedderwick embarks on a six-week summer voyage from the east to the west of Scotland in the antique teak, 26-foot long cruising yacht...
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Sea Room
20 years ago it happened to Adam Nicolson. Aged 21, he inherited the Shiants, 3 lonely islands set in a dangerous sea 5 miles of Lewis, only a stone bothy for accommodation - and...
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Seal Morning
At the age of 10, Rowna Farre left her parents' home in India and was sent to live with an eccentric aunt on a croft in the Highlands of Scotland. Cut off from civilisation, all...
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Sheila
The story of the vivacious, confident and striking Sheila Chisholm. From meeting her first husband, Lord Loughborough in Egypt during WWI, she became one of the most admired fashion...
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Silent Weaver
In September 1939, groups of horsemen in battledress cantered down a broad, grassy plain on the western edge of Europe. The young men of the Western Isles were going to war again...
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Soap Man, The
The Soap Man is the tale of a small civil war in the early 20th century in one of the remotest regions of Britain. In 1918, as the First World war was drawing to a close, the eminent...
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Song of the Sandpiper
This is the fascinating story of a man, John Morton Boyd, who flung himself at life and of his passionate interest in the harmonies of nature.
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Spade Among the Rushes
Margaret Leigh was already a successful author when her longing for freedom and independence led to her decision to become a crofter in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. These...
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Stag from Rum, A
Robert Atkinson first came to the Hebrides in 1936 and was smitten by the islands and their people, returning every summer up to the outbreak of WW2. In those years he travelled...
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Summer Isles, The
From the acclaimed author of Rising Ground, this is the story of a sea voyage to the Summer Isles, an enticing, periodically inhabited archipelago off the Scottish Highlands. To...
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Summer Isles, The (May)
In an old wooden sloop, Philip Marsden plots a course north from his home in Cornwall. He is sailing for the Summer Isles, a small archipelago near the top of Scotland that holds...
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Summer Walkers, The
The Summer Walkers is the name the crofters of Scotland's north-west Highlands gave the Travelling People - the itinerant tinsmiths, horse-dealers, hawkers and pearl fishers who...
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Sunset on the Clyde
The 1950s were the heyday of the Clyde pleasure-steamer, when hordes of ordinary folk went 'doon the watter' to Dunoon, Largs and Millport to the strains of accordian and fiddle...
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