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- Book with sound disc - BBC Audiobooks
It starts with a series of unexplained events. Earth tremors across the globe. People being driven out of their mind. The world needs Torchwood. Captain Jack has arrived in a village in Peru, where he uncovers alien involvement.
Enemies At Every Turn
- Paperback - Allison & Busby
Released from jail, John Pearce is not yet free from the smugglers whose boat he stole - and they want bloody revenge. Evading his pursuers by undertaking a dangerous mission in support of a revolt in France, Pearce must extricate himself from peril - along with an old flame - and rejoin the fleet.
Evil For Evil
- Hardback - Allison & Busby
Lovatt Island is one of a group of uninhabited islands, near the isolated village of Innellan in south-west Scotland. The skeleton found in one of its sea-caves, shackled to the rock, looks like the relic of some long ago conflict between rival smuggling gangs, but the modern watch clasped around its bony wrist gives the lie to that.
Empire Antarctica: Ice, Silence & Emperor Penguins
- Hardback - Chatto & Windus
It is said to be one of our oldest stories: a young man goes to a far-off land in search of a mythical and wondrous beast. For years, Gavin Francis yearned to go to the remotest place on our planet, to see one of the strangest beasts alive. This is how he came to spend 14 months living alongside emperor penguins as the base-camp doctor at Halley.
Every Short Story By Alasdair Gray, 1952-2012
- Hardback - Canongate
This title collects 64 short tales from Gray's earlier books along with ten new stories, with illustrations and information to amuse curious readers.
Echoes From A Distant Shore
- Paperback - Luath
Set in the 1840s, 'Echoes From a Distant Shore' follows minister James Bantrie, who makes a stand against the unfair practices of the Church of Scotland, forcing his family to abandon all they know. In moving to the Inner Hebrides, James and his family begin to accept the lessons that can be learnt from the islands.
Encounters In The American Mountain West: A Sinner Amongst The Latter-Day Saints
- Paperback - In Pinn
This is an entertaining, insightful and informative series of essays on the Mormon heartlands of the USA as observed by a frequent visitor who not only encounters the people and their way of life, but also takes to the remote trails and wildernesses to engage with the American Mountain West landscape.
- Paperback - History
Starting with the Roman era, and sweeping through the centuries in a blood-soaked catalogue of battles, diseases, royal deaths and disasters, this is history as you have never read it before.
Extreme Survivors: 60 Of The World's Most Extreme Survival Stories
- Paperback - Collins
This title tells the illustrated story of 60 of the most daring escapes, famous shipwrecks, and ultimate survival stories. These are astonishing stories of human endurance and endeavour.
Exploring Scotland's Braw Places
- Hardback - Doodlemacdoodle
This text contains 35 double page spreads featuring an amusing and informative 100 word description of a natural phenomenon, an amazing place or piece of history and a full colour illustration.
Last modified Friday 13 May 2011