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The Ghost Of Whitehart Lane: In Search Of My Father The Football Legend
- Paperback - Yellow Jersey
When Spurs legend John White was killed by a bolt of lightning in 1964, the football world was rocked by the tragedy. He was just 27 years of age. When he died, his son, Rob, was only six months old. The man who was revered by hundreds of thousands of football fans across the country was a stranger to him.
Golf On The Rocks: A Journey Round Scotland's Island Courses
- Paperback - Hachette Scotland
Gary Sutherland was a lapsed golfer, until he acquired his late dad's putter. After studying a crumpled golf map of Scotland, Gary decided to embark on a voyage. His target was to play 18 rounds of golf on 18 Scottish islands in honour of his dad, a ship's captain who, when he wasn't at sea, was never off the golf course.
Groomed: An Uncle Who Went Too Far, A Mother Who Didn't Care, A Little Girl Who Waited Years For Justice.
- Paperback - Simon & Schuster
This is a shocking memoir of a difficult, abusive childhood in the 1950s and 1960s written by Laurie Matthew, a leading expert in child protection.
A Glasgow Gang Observed
- Paperback - Neil Wilson
In the 1960's a 26-year-old schoolmaster at a Scottish reformatory (List D) School, under the alias of James Patrick, went undercover with the help of one of his pupils to study the often violent behaviour of the teenagers in a gang in Glasgow. This book became one of the first published observations of a Glasgow gang.
The Grand Designer: John Patrick Crichton-Stuart, Third Marquess Of Bute, KT
- Hardback - Birlinn
This biography tells the story of a rich eccentric, whose learning, insight and kindness produced extraordinary results in architecture and life, a man who combined being among the richest men of the age with artistic patronage.
- Paperback - Barrington Stoke
Nate and his sister Sandy are fake mediums and don't believe in the ghosts they pretend to see. That is, until the real ghosts of a serial killer's victims appear with a message for Sandy.
Not A Guide to Glasgow: A Pocket Miscellany
- Paperback - History
From western backwater to Scotland's largest city, Glasgow has come a long way. This text is packed full of insider knowledge, facts, figures and the secrets of the city.
- Paperback - Strident
When Granny Nothing arrives on the McAllisters' doorstep, it's a big shock for Stephanie and Ewen - they didn't even know she existed! Now Granny Nothing is making up for lost time, sorting out the vicious rottweilers from next door, the sadistic Nanny Sue and even dealing with Ewen's problems with the school bully.
A Golden Age
- Paperback - Canongate
As Rehana awakes one morning, she might be forgiven for feeling happy. Today she will throw a party for her son and daughter. But none of the guests at Rehana's party can foresee what will happen in the days and months that follow. For this is East Pakistan in 1971, a country on the brink of war. And this family is about to change forever.
The Good Muslim
- Paperback - Canongate
One hot afternoon in a remote Bangladeshi village, a telegram arrives for Maya Haque. Eight years before, a devastating war tore Maya's country - and her family - apart. Now Maya realises it is time to return home at last. She arrives to find that everything has changed.
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