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Scots Language Publication Grant Success!

We are absolutely chuffed to announce that we have been awarded a Scots Language Publication Grant by the Scottish Book Trust to produce our upcoming book Hard Roads an Cauld Hairst Winds: Li Bai an Du Fu in Scots by Brian Holton – read more here. This fantastic news means that we will be ableContinue reading “Scots Language Publication Grant Success!”

A Recording of the Launch for ‘The Other Side of Stone’

We were delighted to see over 100 people join the Zoom launch of The Other Side of Stone on March 31, hosted by The Watermill bookshop in Aberfeldy. During the event I chatted with Linda about the origins of the book and her own personal connection to it, and we got the chance to hearContinue reading “A Recording of the Launch for ‘The Other Side of Stone’”

Press Coverage and Bookshops for ‘The Other Side of Stone’

The Other Side of Stone is now one week old, and has already been receiving a host of lovely press attention. Follow the links below to read any of the articles: – Kirsty McLuckie’s review in The Scotmsan To mark International Women’s Day 2021, Books from Scotland posted this essay by Linda whichContinue reading “Press Coverage and Bookshops for ‘The Other Side of Stone’”


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