No. 1 Glasgow best-seller. The first instalment in McCabe's compelling series of novels about the McCallister family. With Mum, Dad and eight kids to feed and clothe, life in the Glasgow of the 1970s was never going to be easy. They were short of money, overcrowded and had to rely on second-hand furniture and an outside toliet. But despite their lack of material possessions it was a happy house, full of love and laughter.Based on the authors's own upbringing on the side of Glasgow the series has become a huge hit with the reading public.
* The no. 1 Amazon hot sports book* "I have known Jason for decades. He is well-respected by myself and all the chaps. He does his bird like a man. I can honestly say his life has been very eventful." Freddie Foreman. Jason Marriner lived and breathed football violence for more than twenty years, becoming one of the best-known faces in England. In this sensational book the former Chelsea Headhunter gives a full and frank account of his time on the scene.
Published 16 November 2015. This is the most comprehensive book yet written on the fabled West End, by David Long, one of the capital's leading historians. There are eight sections: Mayfair, St James's, Fitzrovia, Bloomsbury, Soho, Covent Garden, Westminster, Belgravia. This is not only a historical guide to the great buildings, world-renowned institutions and famous people associated with the West End, but also a book laced with fascinating anecdotes. Laid out on a street-by-street basis, supplemented by more than 250 photographs and a detailed index.
"Delightful . . one of the most gorgeous coffee-table books imaginable" The Herald. Glasgow has some of the finest architecture of any city. Hardly surprising then that it was named European Capital of Culture for 1990 and UK City of Architecture in 1999. Glorious Glasgow brilliantly captures these architectural delights in 650 stunning full colour photographs, each with its own detailed caption.
*No. 1 Glasgow bestseller* A full colour, large format, hardback book, containing 48 classic ‘then and now’ scenes. ‘Then’ photographs drawn from the collections of the most eminent photographers to have worked in Glasgow. Covers the whole city, from the bustling centre to historic Townhead, west end, south side, river Clyde and Merchant City.