You are here: Homepage > Archive > Scottish Readers

Scottish Readers

< back | Homepage

Read mor... landscapes

Explore all kinds of landscapes – the internal and the external – with these evocative reads selected by other site users. To suggest your own landscape read, click here.

The Hired Lad by Ian C Thomson

The Hired Lad

By Ian C Thomson

A classic description of life in the Scottish countryside told by a writer who has had a lifelong affair with the land. A heartwarming page-turner.

The World at Night by Alan Furst

The World at Night

By Alan Furst

Espionage in the atmospheric back alleys of wartime Paris as the cynical protagonist transmutes into a spy in this slow-burner. A must for all fans of Furst’s other wartime offerings.

The Bookseller of Kabul by Asne Seierstad

The Bookseller of Kabul

By Asne Seierstad

A unique insider view of life within an Afghan family unit – especially for the women. Although Sultan Khan, the bookseller of the title, is a man who loves books, he’s also a committed Muslim with very strict views on family life.

New horizons

It’s always exciting to explore new landscapes, external or internal. Click here to discover new lives, new places, new perspectives. Start your journey by collecting our choice for you from your nearest library.

Not happy with your selection? Click here to try again.