Soft Cover Books

The Swinging Sporran

CODE: B-277

The Swinging Sporran - Songs and Dance are at the center of Scotland's culture. This book looks at the different dances of Scotland and gives a detailed instruction on how to do each one. For anybody who wants to learn how to do the dances of Scotland, this is for them.

Royal Mile And New Town

CODE: B-102

The Royal Mile And New Town - A fascinating account of the people, places and events that helped to shape our beautiful capital. If you love Edinburgh you will love this book and the tales it has to tell.

Awa an Bile Yer Heid

CODE: B-100

Awa' an' Bile Yer Heid! - For as long as there have been Scots they have been making scathingly witty remarks on just about everything - not least one... More

Robert the Bruce - And all That

CODE: B-279

Robert the Bruce - And all That. This book is blood spattered Scottish History at it's most entertaining! This book take a look at Robert the Bruce and it is packed with historical facts about one of Scotland's legendary figures. This book will teach you how to tell Bruce fact from nonsense.

Scottish Battles

CODE: B-103

Scottish Battles - By George Forbes. Scottish Battles tells the thrilling story of blood-stained conflicts from the time of the Roman and Viking invasions to the Jacobite rebellions which ended with the last battle fought on British soil. A must for anyone who is interested in what warfare was really like in days gone by.

William Wallace

CODE: B-186

William Wallace Freedom Fighter - Here recounted in vivid detail this book tells all about the thrilling saga of William Wallace. This book tell of a man of action whose persona swept the nation of Scotland. This story was made famous by Hollywood, but here you can get the real details about what really happened.

The Crack

CODE: B-291

The Crack - This is a great book for a laugh, it shows why humor and laughter are the cornerstone of a Glaswegian life. Enjoy the wit and wisdom of Glasgow.

Strange Old Scots Customs

CODE: B-077

Strange Old Scots Customs - The Scots have always been superstitious. Our ancestors were savages who painted their faces, believed in magic and worshiped the sun, offering human sacrifices to their gods. Some ancient customs have survived to the present day while others, thankfully, have passed into history.

Scottish Proverbs

CODE: B-073

Scottish Proverbs - A wise and often hilarious compilation of Scottish wit and wisdom garnered over the centuries. Countless topics are covered in a comprehensive A-Z format with many witty illustrations.

Stirling & Rob Roy Country

CODE: B-078

Stories of Stirling & Rob Roy Country - The events in this book move at a swift pace as battles are fought against the English to regain control of Sterling Castle - the key to the kingdom of Scotland. hero's Wallace and Bruce crush the auld enemy with courage and cunning.

Tunes of Glory

CODE: B-066


Tunes of Glory - Stories, history, traditions, music and humor of the Highland Bagpipe. A great history of the Bagpipe. If you're a piper or interested in piping then this is a book you need to know about.

Tell it to a Glaswegian

CODE: B-113

Tell it to a Glaswegian - Gie ye the gift o' the Glescaranto? Nae problem, pal! This is the book that talks the language of Scotland's greatest city as Albert Mackie sorts out the bawheaids and the bamsticks from the Kelvinside panloafs and the Dalmarnock diehards. Page after page of wickedly funny stories from Glesca.