Jacobite Non-Fiction

Damn’ Rebel Bitches: The Women of the ’45

Meticulously researched and drawn from many original documents and letters, this ground-breaking and acclaimed book is the definitive work on female involvement in the Jacobite Rising of 1745.

‘a racily-written, well-researched and heart-warming account which also gives a detailed portrait of the social conditions of the times.’ Scots Magazine

‘glitters with eyecatching gems that shed light on everyday 18th century Scottish life, while the characters step out of the drama to shake your hand with a robustness that is almost frightening.’ Press and Journal

‘a worthy tribute to all these unsung heroines.’ The Herald

‘bold and argumentative.’ Scotland on Sunday

Damn’ Rebel Bitches: The Women of the ’45  is available as a paperback and ebook. You can buy the pb from High Street bookshops or click on the following links to buy the pb and/or ebook online from Amazon UK, Amazon US, Kobo or the Book Depository. The Book Depository sends physical books worldwide, with no charge for postage and packing.

Bare-Arsed Banditti: The Men of the ’45

The companion volume to Damn Rebel Bitches, telling the stories of the men who rallied to Bonnie Prince Charlie’s Cause.

”…a fine example of how to knit together seamlessly the complex and sometimes emotive strands that run through the ’45 to give a balanced and gripping account. This is a superbly structured work, written with passion and conviction.’ Scots Magazine

‘…cleverly retold… The sensitivity and humour in the writing help to make this a very enjoyable and accessible read.’ Leopard Magazine

‘The picture that emerges is of proud individuals, who were both more eloquent and educated than the bloodthirsty rabble of popular imagination.’ Scottish Field

‘These stories are deftly told and … have still great power to move.’  The Herald

Bare-Arsed Banditti: The Men of the ’45 is available as a paperback and ebook. You can buy the pb from High Street bookshops or click on the following links to buy the pb and/or ebook online from Amazon UK, Amazon US, Kobo or the Book Depository. The Book Depository sends physical books worldwide, with no charge for postage and packing.