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In James Robertson, Scotland has a writer of the highest literary quality and cultural acuity. He recently served as the Scottish Parliament’s first Writer in Residence and his second novel, Joseph Knight, won the two major Scottish literary prizes in 2003/4 – the Saltire Scottish Book of the Year and the Scottish Arts Council Book of the Year. He has published two novels, stories, poetry, anthologies, compiled a Scottish Dictionary of Quotations and is also editor of an educational Scots imprint. James lives in Angus.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by James Robertson

Robert the Bruce King of Scots by James Robertson
Robert the Bruce King of Scots
James Robertson
Leading Scottish novelist, James Robertson has teamed up with illustrator, Jill Calder to retell the story of Robert the Bruce. It’s bold and colourful, a record of one of the great heroes of Scottish history. Like for Like Reading...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2014
The Testament of Gideon Mack by James Robertson
The Testament of Gideon Mack
James Robertson
Reviewed on Richard & Judy on Wednesday 28 March 2007.Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2006. Lyrical writing with a great storyline that takes its starting point from the discovery of an ancient manuscript. It’s a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/01/2007
The Testament of Gideon Mack by James Robertson
The Testament of Gideon Mack
James Robertson
Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2006.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2006

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