Scottish Books Pack
A-Z Of Great Scots
The award-winning team behind The Scots Magazine brings you an A – Z of some of the great unsung Scottish heroes from throughout history. From Agnes Randolph, who single-handedly defended a castle against an army of 20,000 in the 14th century to William Kidd the privateer and inspiration behind Treasure Island. Plus, discover Andrew Watson, the first black person to play professional and international football, and Isabel Newstead MBE, who won nine Paralympic medals in swimming, shooting and athletics. This book celebrates the diversity and canniness of Scotland’s people – in all fields, and from all walks of life.
500 Scottish Facts
Scotland’s top trivia to amuse and astonish! Did you know that people from Glasgow were originally called Glasgowensians? Or that Walt Disney based the character of the Queen in Snow White on Lady Macbeth? Discover 500 of the quirkiest and most fascinating facts about Scotland’s history, culture and people with this fantastic collection of fun facts that will blow your mind.