20th June 2018
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Fine book on fishing

Fine book on fishing

Kindly Folk and Bonny Boats, by Gloria Wilson. History Press, £12.99When one is old enough to look back over quite a few decades, it’s somewhat disconcerting to realise that many things once universal and seemingly everlasting are now rare and historical. Such is the case with fishing boats; ... Read more...

Action and adventure from Steve

Action and adventure from Steve

By LOUISE THOMASONPupils in Shetland got a treat last week when acclaimed children’s author Steve Cole visited various schools as part of the Scottish Book Trust’s Scottish Friendly Children’s Book Tour.One of the visits was to Aith Junior High School on Thursday morning, when instead... Read more...

Author to talk to children

Author to talk to children

Children’s writer Steve Cole, author of the best-selling Astrosaurs series, will be talking to over 400 Shetland children over three days when he visits local schools as part of the Scottish Friendly Children’s Book Tour.The book tour is run by the Scottish Book Trust, Scotland’s leading a... Read more...