History Scotland virtual library

27 August 2020
Your pick of the finest historical fiction.

Immerse yourself in the world of historical fiction as you lose yourself in a great book, written by an author with a real passion for the past.

Son of a Jacobite by T.J. Lovat: click here

First in a planned trilogy, Son of a Jacobite tells the story of Thomas Lovat and his family as they move from the Scottish Highlands after the devastation of the failed Jacobite Rebellion.

The Last Jacobite by Euan Macpherson: click here

The Last Jacobite Heroine is a work of historical fiction that tells the story of Lady Anne Mackintosh (1723-87), a staunch Jacobite who was married to Angus Mackintosh, chief of Clan Mackintosh.

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Coronach by Kimberley Reeman: click here

A saga of love and the human cost of war set amid the turbulence of the 18th century. Scotland, July 1746: an army of occupation ravages the Highlands, committing atrocities with consequences that will reverberate across generations.