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Seinn Còmhla Rinn

Gaelic Songs for 0-5 year olds
With 14 audio recording available via QR code.

£7.50

Scottish Studies Vol 39

Scottish Studies Vol 39

£12.00

Bhatarsaigh agus na Raiders

Lisa Storey

The story behind the Vatersay Land Raid, why it happened, what happened to those involved and the impact it made on the island that still resonates to this day.

£8.99

Dùn Èideann – A Colouring Book with Gaelic

Eilidh and Angus are having a trip round Edinburgh. Join them as they explore the city and some of its surrounding areas and colour in as you go.

£6.99

Na Bongles – Seasag is Niseag

Oscar Van Heek

The books tell imaginative, funny and eco-friendly stories about The Bongles.

£6.99

Na Stocan agus Na Stùcan

Julia Donaldson

Soar into space with this glorious love story of alien folk, from the number one bestselling author and illustrator of The Gruffalo and Stick Man.

£6.99

Doras Gun Chlàimhean

Catriona Murray (editor)

For the first time, a bilingual anthology of the poems and songs of the Gaelic poet Murdo MacFarlane from Lewis, the Melbost Bàrd, is available in one volume.

£20.00

An Ròsarnach

Sgàire Uallas (Editor)

a compilation of the modernist literary periodical edited by Ruaraidh Erskine of Marr between 1917 and 1930.

£20.00

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Pasganan is lasadh-prìsean ri fhaighinn gus 5f Diluain. Seall a' cheangal sa bhio gus na leabhraichean san fhèill-reic againn fhaicinn.

AGUS cleachd còd DIHAOINE22 gus 15% fhaighinn far prìs leabhraichean chloinne.

Head to the link in our bio to check out the bundle deals and discounts on selected books in our online shop this weekend.

AND you can use DIHAOINE22 at the checkout to get 15% off all children's books until 5pm on Monday.
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An Deah Sgeul – Diardaoin 1 Dùbhlachd, 7f ann an Eaglais Caitligeach St Peter's, Glaschu.

A' comharrachadh dileab Chalum Chille le bàrdachd agus ùrnaighean le Sandaidh NicDhòmhnaill Jones, a sgrìobh "An Naomhsgeul as Buaine", agus Mgr Ros Crichton, a dh’fhoillsich "Noibhean do Chalum Chille" gus an ceann-bliadhna a chomharrachadh.

Thursday 1 December, 7pm in St Peter's Catholic Church, Galsgow.

Celebrating the legacy of St Columba in poetry and prayer with Sandaidh NicDhòmhnaill Jones, author of "An Naomhsgeul as Buaine" (The Most Enduring Saint’s Fable) in conversation with Fr Ross Crichton, whose "Novena to St Columba" was also published to mark the saint’s anniversary.

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Disatharine 26 dhen t-Samhain, 3f.

Ann an Solas na Cagailt. Mar phàirt de Bliadhna nan Sgeul bidh tachartas sònraichte de bhàrdachd againn còmhla ri Meg Bateman, Deborah Moffatt agus Beth Frieden aig Leabharlann Bàrdachd na h-Alba. Thigibh ann agus cùmaibh blàth!

Saturday 26 November, 3pm.

In the light of the hearth. Come and join us for a cosy afternoon of Gaelic poetry as part of Scotland's Year of Stories, with Meg Bateman, Deborah Moffatt and Beth Frieden at the Scottish Poetry Library!

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Gaelic historical fiction! Ficsein stèidhichte san àm a dh’fhalbh (feumaidh sinn abairt nas giorra fhaighinn air a shon…)

Bidh sgrìobhadair Ghàidhlig, Graham Cooper, a’ bruidhinn mu bhith a’ sgrìobhadh ficsein stèidhichte air eachdraidh agus an leabhar aige “An Ròs a Leigheas” aig 7f ann an Leabharlann Eilginn Diardaoin 17 Samhain mar phàirt de #bookweekscotland @moraycouncil

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Gaelic writer Graham Cooper will be discussing writing historical fiction and talking about his novel “An Ròs a Leigheas” (The Healing Rose) at 7pm in Elgin Library on Thursday 17 November as part of Book Week Scotland.

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Uibhist Mo Ghràidh. Thigibh gu Cnoc Soilleir, togalach ùr Ceòlas is UHI, airson oidhche de cheòl is bàrdachd à Uibhist le Gillebrìde MacIllemhaoil, Màiri Nic a’ Mhaoilinn agus Màrtainn Mac an t-Saoir.

Disathairne 19 Samhain aig 7f.
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Come along to Cnoc Soilleir, the new Ceòlas and UHI building, for an evening of poetry and songs from Uist, with Gillebride MacMillan, Mairi MacMillan and Martin MacIntyre.

Saturday 19 November at 7pm.
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Cur air bhog Doras Gun Chlàimhean ann an Glaschu! Mar phàirt de #bookweekscotland bidh Catrìona Mhoireach agus Mairead NicLeòid (na h-Òganaich) sa bhùth againn ann am Partaig a’ bruidhinn mu obair Mhurchaidh MhicPhàrlain.
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Glasgow book launch of Doras Gun Chlàimhean! The editor, Catriona Murray, will be speaking with Margaret MacLeod from Na h-Òganaich about Murdo MacFarlane’s life’s work as part of Book Week Scotland.
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