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Fantastic new books for 2017

Fantastic new books for 2017

Last year was unprecedented for Saraband. The sun shone on Graeme Macrae Burnet’s His Bloody Project …

All the Devils are here

All the Devils are here

Tartan noir star Neil Broadfoot returns with his most accomplished work to date – the third in his e …

Crime writers at new Byres Road book festival

Crime writers at new Byres Road book festival

Four Contraband authors will be appearing at Scotland’s newest book festival, which takes place in G …

Contraband authors at Bloody Scotland

Contraband authors at Bloody Scotland

Five of Contraband’s top crime fiction writers are appearing at this year’s Bloody Scotland festival …

Not To Be Missed! Saraband authors at Edinburgh International Book Festival

Not To Be Missed! Saraband authors at Edinburgh International Book Festival

A magnificent seven Saraband and Contraband authors will be appearing at this year’s Edinburgh Inter …

A taste of the ocean…

A taste of the ocean…

To celebrate the publication of Ian Stephen’s Maritime, a collection of poetry exploring this son of …

Burns reconsidered – the truth behind the myths

Burns reconsidered – the truth behind the myths

In her research for The Jewel – the new novel about the tempestuous marriage between Jean Armour and …

Scotland’s history retold

Scotland’s history retold

A Handbook of Scotland’s History, published on 12 May, is THE indispensable guide to Scotland’s colo …

Scotland’s greatest love story: Jean Armour and Robert Burns

Scotland’s greatest love story: Jean Armour and Robert Burns

The Jewel, the new novel by award-winning writer Catherine Czerkawska, brings to glorious life the d …

A new history of the Highlands

A new history of the Highlands

Castles in the Mist, the new book by Robin Noble out now, reveals how, for better and for worse, the …