The Morecambe Bay Cockling Disaster of 2004

Posted on February 5, 2023

This month marks 19 years since the shocking deaths on Morecambe Bay of more than twenty undocumented workers trafficked…

Celebrate Burns Night with a reading of Tam O’Shanter

Posted on January 25, 2023

One of the longest-standing traditions on Burns Night is to recite the Bard’s famous epic poem, Tam O’Shanter, which was…

Jim Crumley

Jim Crumley on climate chaos and our planet

Posted on January 25, 2023

As we approach World Wetlands Day, it’s time to reflect on the state of our planet and how our human impact has destroye…


Strengthen your language skills with Prismatext

Posted on January 5, 2023

With the new year comes new resolutions and if you’ve chosen to start or continue learning a new language in 2023, then…

Catherine Simpson’s “powerful” memoir One Body selected for World Book Night 2023

Posted on December 15, 2022

We are delighted that Catherine Simpson’s “exquisite” (Publishers Weekly) and “powerful” (Sunday Times) memoir One Body…

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Best of Scotland: Celebrate St Andrew’s Day with these Scottish titles

Posted on November 30, 2022

Happy St Andrew’s Day to our friends in Scotland! As a publisher of so many Scottish authors and stories, and with our G…