Fiction / Ficsean

  • Cover scan of Ùpraid
    Ùpraid: Air Eadar-Theangachadh Le Beathag Mhoireasdan
    Éilís Ní Dhuibhne - Paperback - Clàr
    Translated from the original Irish, this fast-moving novel follows the exploits of three students living in the Dublin suburbs.
  • Cover scan of A' Ghlainne agus sgeulachdan eile
    A' Ghlainne Agus Sgeulachdan Eile
    Màiri E. NicLeòid - Paperback - Clàr
    A moving and at times humorous collection of 8 short stories on a variety of subjects.
  • Cover scan of Am Miseanaraidh
    Am Miseanaraidh
    Iain Crichton Smith - Paperback - Clàr
    Viewing his own country as irreversibly tainted with sin and beyond salvation, a young Scottish minister takes his sermons and prayers into deepest Africa, where he believes he will find an untouched and innocent population poised for the blessings of the Lord.
  • Cover scan of Ath-Aithne
    Ath-Aithne
    Martin MacIntyre - Paperback - Clàr
    Whether in Aldershot, Uist, Glasgow, Nicaragua or elsewhere, the characters are brought to life with intelligence, passion and humour. Love, war, death, passion, belonging, identity, uncertainty, desire, tragedy and joy are just some of the themes running through these 18 short stories.
  • Cover scan of Cainnt Na Caileige Caillte
    Cainnt Na Caileige Caillte
    Alison Lang - Paperback - Ur-Sgeul
    This is Alison Lang's debut collection of Gaelic short stories.
  • Dileas Donn
    Dìleas Donn
    Norma NicLeóid - Paperback - Clàr
    Set on the Isle of Lewis, this story involves three main characters, whose lives become intertwined. As the tale unfolds, we see them having to make difficult decisions, challenging the values that have been instilled in them from an early age.
  • Cover scan of An Claigean aig Damien Hirst
    The Damien Hirst Skull / An Claigeann aig Damien Hirst
    - Paperback - Ur-Sgeul
    'The Damien Hirst Skull' features 21 different Gaelic authors, each reflecting the diverse nature of contemporary Gaelic fiction. Volume 3.
  • Cover scan of An Claigean aig Damien Hirst
    The Damien Hirst Skull
    - Paperback - Ur-Sgeul
    'The Damien Hirst Skull' features 21 different Gaelic authors, each reflecting the diverse nature of contemporary Gaelic fiction. Limited edition.
  • Cover scan of An Claigean aig Damien Hirst
    The Damien Hirst Skull / An Claigeann aig Damien Hirst
    - Paperback - Ur-Sgeul
    'The Damien Hirst Skull' features 21 different Gaelic authors, each reflecting the diverse nature of contemporary Gaelic fiction. Volume 2.
  • Cover scan of An Claigean aig Damien Hirst
    The Damien Hirst Skull / An Claigeann aig Damien Hirst
    - Paperback - Ur-Sgeul
    'The Damien Hirst Skull' features 21 different Gaelic authors, each reflecting the diverse nature of contemporary Gaelic fiction. Volume 1.
  • Cover scan of An Claigean aig Damien Hirst
    The Damien Hirst Skull / An Claigeann aig Damien Hirst
    - Hardback - Ur-Sgeul
    BDS Slug 'The Damien Hirst Skull' features 21 different Gaelic authors, each reflecting the diverse nature of contemporary Gaelic fiction. Limited edition.
  • Cover scan of Dìomhanas
    Dìomhanas
    Finlay MacLeod - Paperback - Ur-Sgeul
    This is a collection of 24 short stories in Gaelic.
  • Cover scan of Gnothach Annasach An Dr Jekyll Is Mhgr Hyde
    Gnothach Annasach An Dr Jekyll Is Mhgr Hyde
    Alan Grant; Cam Kennedy - Paperback - Waverley
    Following their acclaimed graphic novel version of 'Kidnapped', Alan Grant and Cam Kennedy turn their attention to another Stevenson story. John Utterson notices that his friend, Dr Henry Jekyll, has been acting very strangely. As he investigates, Utterson uncovers a terrifying and horrific story.
  • Cover scan of Gymnippers Diciadain
    Gymnippers Diciadain
    Màrtainn Mac an t-Saoir - Paperback - Clàr
    The two main characters in this Gaelic novel meet most Wednesdays while their respective children are in the gym. Their understanding of one another's lives, and feelings for one another, slowly grow.
  • Cover scan of Là A' Dèanamh Sgèil Do Là
    Là A' Dèanamh Sgèil Do Là
    Aonghas Phàdraig Caimbeul - Paperback - Clàr
    It is a novel which begins in the Torrin/Elgol area of Skye in 2010, when an old man comes to the door carrying a bag of winkles on his shoulders. But is it really 2010? Perhaps it's even later...
  • Cover scan of Litir A Ameireagaidh
    Litir A Ameireagaidh
    Flòraidh NicDhòmhnaill - Paperback - Sandstone
    In the years after the Great War, Donald John left Uist to work as a policeman, initially in Glasgow and later in New York. A volume in the 'Sandstone Meanmnach Series', this story is for advanced Scottish Gaelic learners as well as accomplished readers.
  • Cover scan of Sgeulachdan Dhòmhnaill Alasdair
    Sgeulachdan Dhòmhnaill Alasdair
    Dòmhnall Alasdair Dòmhnallach - Paperback - Acair
    A collection of stories in which the plot is most important, although some appear to be based on actual events. They often have a twist in the tail.
  • Cover scan of Shrapnel
    Shrapnel
    Tormod Caimbeul - Paperback - Clàr
    Set in Edinburgh's underbelly, this story is awash with drunks and criminals, where only a thin membrane separates peace and violence.
  • Cover scan of Suthainn Sìor
    Suthainn Sìor
    Norma NicLeòid - Paperback - Clàr
    The final book in MacLeod's trilogy, which started with Dìleas Donn and continued with Taingeil Toilichte. We see how the family's lives are progressing as they continue to deal with love, faith, sadness, hope and uncertainty.
  • Cover scan of An Taigh-Samhraidh
    An Taigh-Samhraidh
    Angus Peter Campbell - Paperback - Ur-Sgeul
    An Taigh-Samhraidh (The Holiday House) is the third novel from Angus Peter Campbell.
  • Cover scan of Taingeil Toilichte
    Taingeil Toilichte
    Norma NicLeòid - Paperback - Clàr
    The second instalment of MacLeod's trilogy of novels, which is set twenty years after Dìleas Donn, and explores how the lives of the family change as the daughter, Melanie, begins research into religion on the Isle of Lewis.
  • Cover scan of Teas
    Teas
    Maoilios M. Caimbeul - Paperback - Clàr
    A dramatic and thrilling crime novel set in Inverness in the 1980s. Iain Murdo MacLeod's world is shattered when his girlfriend is found dead in suspicious circumstances.
  • Cover scan of Tilleadh Dhachaigh
    Tilleadh Dhachaigh
    Aonghas Phàdraig Caimbeul - Paperback - Ur-Sgeul
    'Tilleadh Dhachaigh' is Aonghas Phàdraig Caimbeul's fourth Gaelic novel. Full of humour and pathos, there are big questions contained here in this easy to read and entertaining story.
  • Cover scan of Tocasaid 'Ain Tuirc
    Tocasaid 'Ain Tuirc
    Donnchadh MacGillIosa - Paperback - Clàr
    Viking, Gaelic and many other influences come to bear on these 16 short stories of glorious imagination, quirky rich humour and larger than life characters.