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Linne Dhomhain

Alistair Paul

Ordinary people. Everyday situations. Extraordinary outcomes. One small twist of fate and the normal turns to the fantastic.

8.99

An Seachdamh Tonn

Sandy MacDonald Jones

Sandy NicDhòmhnaill Jones is one of the most exciting poets writing in Scottish Gaelic today. She is also a singer, a songwriter and a harpist, whose live performances of her work have entranced audiences.

15.00

An Ròs a Leigheas

Graham Cooper

Scotland, Autumn 1513. After seeing an apparition in Linlithgow, King James the Fourth is determined to go on pilgrimage to St Duthac’s Church in Tain before he makes an attack on England.

8.99

100 Favourite Gaelic Poems

P. Mackay & J. MacDonald

A collection of 100 favourite Gaelic poems and songs – love poems and hymns, sea ditties and war poems, lullabies and elegies – many translated into English for the first time.

14.99

Hiort

Iain F. MacLeod

A gripping crime novel from Iain F. MacLeod. When the body of a young girl is found on the Flannan Isles off the coast of the Isle of Lewis, D.I. Cameron and pathologist Kate St John are called on to investigate.

9.99

Dràma na Gàidhlig: A Century of Gaelic Drama

Michelle Macleod (Editor)

A collection of Gaelic plays, alongside their English translations, from the start of the twentieth century until the present day.

19.95

Fon Choill

Calum L. MacLeod

Calum L. MacLeod’s gripping novel based on the life of Donald Morrison – The Megantic Outlaw.

9.99

An Gille, am Famh, an Sionnach ’s an t-Each

Charlie Mackesy

This is a brilliant and creative rendition of The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse by Charlie Mackesy translated into Gaelic by Johan Nic a’ Ghobhainn.

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16.99

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