My book “Daughters of the North: Jean Gordon and Mary, Queen of Scots” has been longlisted for the Highland Book Prize! You can read more about my book here, including links to buy it as a hardback, ebook or audiobook. And more about the Highland Book Prize and the other books on the longlist here.
I am doing a talk at Forres Library on Thursday 17th November at 6.30pm, as part of Book Week Scotland. The talk will look at my book “Daughters of the North: Jean Gordon and Mary, Queen of Scots”. I’ll be sharing some of the stories of Jean Gordon’s time in the north-east and her involvement … More Book Week Scotland
I have a new blog piece up on the Caithness Broch Project website, about my book “Daughters of the North: Jean Gordon and Mary, Queen of Scots” and what the ‘destructive genius’ of Robert Gordon (Jean’s son) meant for the history of Caithness. Go to this link to read the blog https://www.thebrochproject.co.uk/blog/daughters-of-the-north – and do … More Caithness Broch Project
I will be at the John O’Groats book festival on 29th and 30th October. On Saturday 29th October I will be talking about my book “Daughters of the North: Jean Gordon and Mary, Queen of Scots” at the ‘Trio of Writers’ event at 2.30pm at Together Travel – Corporate Lodge. After speaking at the Northern … More John O’Groats book festival
I will be taking part in the Northern Stories Festival at Lyth Arts Centre at the beginning of October. The Northern Stories Festival is a spectacular celebration of the stories of the Far North of Scotland, taking place across Caithness. I will be speaking about my book “Daughters of the North: Jean Gordon and Mary, … More Northern Stories Festival