Recent Releases

This is a complete list of the new books which have arrived on the site within the last month. See This Month's Highlights for a selection.

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  • Cover scan of The Devastators

    £6.79
    The Devastators
    Donald Hamilton - Paperback - Titan Books
    On a lonely heath in northern Scotland they recover the body of the third agent sent to complete a tricky mission. He had died from bubonic plague. Somewhere on the moors is a half-crazed scientific genius who could kill millions, and it is Helm's job to get him, with the help of a beautiful American operative and a deadly Russian one.
  • Cover scan of Iona

    £12.74
    Iona: The Other Island
    Kenneth C. Steven - Paperback - Saint Andrew
    This beautiful spiritual evocation of Iona features inspiring photography, brand new poems, tales recounting legends, local stories and Celtic passages from Adamnan. EVoking the intricacies of the island's spiritual web, it finds half-explored coves and caves, explores the names of certain seldom-visited glens and headlands and tells people who thought they knew everything about Iona things of which they had no knowledge.
  • Cover scan of Reflections On Eldership

    £11.04
    Reflections On Eldership
    Laurence Wareing - Paperback - Saint Andrew
    What does it mean to be a Church Elder? How do Elders fulfil their role? How does being an Elder fit with the other pressures of life? How should Elders deal with some of the greatest challenges facing the Church? In this collection of personal reflections on key issues for Elders by Elders across Scotland, we have one of the most revealing and absorbing insights ever into what it really means to play an active role in the daily national and local life of the Church of Scotland.
  • Cover scan of Sardines
    Sardines
    Tom McGrath - Paperback - Tapsalteerie
    A largely uncategorisable mixture that includes poetry, prose-poems and short play pieces, this funny and surreal collection richly deserves rediscovery by a new readership.
  • Cover scan of Scots Worship

    £12.74
    Scots Worship: Advent, Epiphany & Christmas
    David Ogston - Paperback - Saint Andrew
    Truly exceptional prayers, liturgies, poetry, reflections and imaginative worship. Written partly in Scots and partly in English, this is a wonderful resource for Lent, Holy Week and Easter for all who seek inspiration or lead worship in Scotland.
  • Cover scan of An American Caddie In St. Andrews
    An American Caddie In St. Andrews: Growing Up, Girls, And Looping On The Old Course
    Oliver Horovitz - Paperback - Gotham Books
    A caddie since he was twelve and a golfer sporting a 1.8 handicap, Ollie decides to spend his gap year, pre Harvard, in St. Andrews: a town with the UK's highest number of pubs per capita and home to the Old Course, golf's most famous eighteen holes, where he enrolls in the St. Andrews Links Trust caddie trainee program. Initially, the notoriously brusque veteran caddies treat Ollie like a pest. But after a year of waking up at 4:30 A.M. every morning and looping two rounds a day, Ollie earns their grudging respect.
  • Cover scan of Bernard MacLaverty

    £60.00
    Bernard MacLaverty: New Critical Readings
    - Hardback - Bloomsbury Academic
    The author of such works as Lamb, Cal and Grace Notes, Bernard MacLaverty is one of Northern Ireland's leading - and most prolific - contemporary writers. Bringing together leading scholars from a full range of critical perspectives, this is a comprehensive survey of contemporary scholarship on MacLaverty. Covering all of his novels and many of his short stories, the book explores the ways in which the author has grappled with such themes as The Troubles, the Holocaust, Catholicism, and music. The book also includes coverage of the film adaptations of his work.
  • Cover scan of A Colder War
    A Colder War
    Charles Cumming - Hardback - HarperCollinsPublishers
    Paul Wallinger, MI6's most senior officer in the Middle East, is killed when the small plane he is piloting crashes into the Adriatic. It looks like a tragic accident, but in the world of the secret service, nothing is ever as it seems. Rogue spy Thomas Kell has been working off the books for Amelia Levene, head of MI6. She dispatches Kell to Turkey to investigate the incident and to find out why sensitive MI6 operations in the region keep getting blown. What he discovers is a shocking secret about America's intelligence community which could have seismic repercussions in London and Washington.
  • Cover scan of A Colder War

    £11.04
    A Colder War
    Charles Cumming - Paperback - HarperCollinsPublishers
    Paul Wallinger, MI6's most senior officer in the Middle East, is killed when the small plane he is piloting crashes into the Adriatic. It looks like a tragic accident, but in the world of the secret service, nothing is ever as it seems. Rogue spy Thomas Kell has been working off the books for Amelia Levene, head of MI6. She dispatches Kell to Turkey to investigate the incident and to find out why sensitive MI6 operations in the region keep getting blown. What he discovers is a shocking secret about America's intelligence community which could have seismic repercussions in London and Washington.
  • Cover scan of Crown Of Thistles
    Crown Of Thistles: The Fatal Inheritance Of Mary Queen Of Scots
    Linda Porter - Paperback - Pan Books
    The struggle between the fecund Stewarts and the barren Tudors is generally seen only in terms of the relationship between Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots. But little has been said about the background to their intense rivalry. Here, Linda Porter examines the ancient and intractable power struggle between England and Scotland.

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