Books tagged: scottish fiction

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The War, The Bones and Dr. Cowie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,370. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Far from the London Blitz, Marian Cowie is reluctantly resting in rural Aberdeenshire when a German ’plane crashes nearby. An airman goes missing, and old bones are revealed. Marian is sure she could solve the mystery if only the villagers would stop telling her useless stories – but then the crisis comes and Marian finds the stories may have a use after all.
Killer's Cross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Bodies with crosses carved on their chest, deposited on the steps of Dundee Churches. DI Shona McKenzie faces her most puzzling case yet
Blackwood Manor: A Horror Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Welcome to Blackwood Manor, a three-story Scottish house steeped in ancient history and myth. For years the manor has remained abandoned and left to rot, until now. The Marshall Family has arrived. Hank and Emily hope that moving out to the country will give them a fresh start with their daughter Amy. But evil lurks in the most unlikely of places, waiting for new victims to cross its threshold.
My Rebel Highlander
Series: Highland Adventure, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,730. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Robert "Rebbie" MacInnis, the Earl of Rebbinglen, happens upon a mysterious but unforgettable woman from his past being abducted, he must rescue her and take her to his castle deep in the Scottish Highlands. She sparks within Rebbie a desperate hunger and a need to protect her. Lady Calla lost her heart years ago to this dark eyed stranger. Will her secrets destroy their chance at happiness?
Changing Light
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,520. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Hamish Scott. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Stephen Whyte’s solemn nature and delicate sensibility alienates him from what he sees as the malaise of the crude sensibility and coarse, frivolous life of his community. His search for a means to remedy that malaise, and thereby end his isolation and take a place in the community appropriate to his ‘higher’ sensibility, leads him to a course of action that risks his entire future and well-being.
Emotional Geology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,330. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A passionate, off-beat love story set on the island of North Uist in the Outer Hebrides. Rose Leonard is on the run from her life. She takes refuge in a remote island community where she cocoons herself in work, silence and solitude in a house by the sea. But does Rose, with her tenuous hold on sanity, have the courage to say “Yes” to life and a new love, putting her turbulent past behind her?
Cauldstane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,040. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When ghostwriter Jenny Ryan is summoned to the Scottish Highlands by Sholto MacNab – retired adventurer and Laird of Cauldstane Castle – she’s prepared for travellers’ tales, but not the MacNabs’ violent and tragic history or the existence of an ancient curse. But who resents Jenny’s presence at Cauldstane? And who will stop at nothing until Jenny has been driven away - or driven mad?
A Trail of Barley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,660. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the late autumn of 1768 in a remote part of Highland Scotland, the body of an absconding soldier is discovered in a ditch. The Military Commander sends Sergeant Moss to investigate. A seemingly savage murder of an unlikely victim turns out to be more than it first seemed. Moss and his men begin a search for the perpetrator that leads him to a dramatic conclusion.
A Tale of Magic: The Thrumpkin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,530. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
For a century, in the Scottish Kingdom of Balfour, magic has been outlawed. Anyone caught doing magic is banished to live in darkness by King Phillip. That is until his daughter, Princess Alyssa, is brought before him. What happens next is all part of an ancient prophesy that is about to be fulfilled.
More Full of Weeping
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,010. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
From the grimy streets of 1920s Glasgow to the peat fires of the Outer Hebrides during the Great Depression, More Full of Weeping is the story of a boy called Hugh, a happy orphan who, in time, is taken in as a foster child on a Gaelic-speaking island off the Scottish coast. There he faces enemies, gains allies, and ultimately solves the mystery of his own parentage.