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A Burns Supper Recipe by Sue Lawrence, author of The Green Lady

A Burns Supper Recipe by Sue Lawrence, author of The Green Lady

There are many traditional dishes served on Burns Night, and popular desserts include Cranachan, Tip …

Five queer independent bookshops to support during Pride Month (and all year round)

Five queer independent bookshops to support during Pride Month (and all year round)

To mark Pride Month and Indie Bookshop Week we’re celebrating five of the best UK-based queer indepe …

Saraband and The Bakehouse Present ‘A Gift to Care Homes’ for Book Week Scotland

Saraband and The Bakehouse Present ‘A Gift to Care Homes’ for Book Week Scotland

We have partnered with The Bakehouse Community Arts to create a film for care home residents during …

Black Lives Matter: resources for change

Black Lives Matter: resources for change

Black Lives Matter. The systemic racism that has recently taken the lives of George Floyd, Breonna T …

Cycling during, and after, lockdown

Cycling during, and after, lockdown

Are we on the verge of a cycling revolution?  We take a look at two cycling memoirs that are fuellin …

The Nature of Spring is BBC Radio 4’s Book of the Week

The Nature of Spring is BBC Radio 4’s Book of the Week

The latest in Jim Crumley’s “Seasons” series of books, The Nature of Spring, is Radio 4’s Book of th …

Saraband secures Creative Scotland funding

Saraband secures Creative Scotland funding

Saraband has been awarded funding from Creative Scotland in support of our aim to publish a series o …

The Blackbird Diaries selected for Read Regional 2019

The Blackbird Diaries selected for Read Regional 2019

Karen Lloyd’s award-winning The Blackbird Diaries has been selected as one of the 12 must-read title …

A thoroughly 21st-century take on Charlotte Brontë

A thoroughly 21st-century take on Charlotte Brontë

Charlotte Brontë Revisited, by young academic Sophie Franklin, shows clearly why the classic English …

New paperback edition of The Nature of Autumn

New paperback edition of The Nature of Autumn

Jim Crumley’s wonderful The Nature of Autumn, which was longlisted for the prestigious Wainwright Go …