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  • Paperback | Pub: 02 Jun 2022

    The ghosts of the past will not be silenced. Glasgow, 1983, and a beat constable walks away from a bar where he knows a crime is about to be committed. It is a decision that will haunt him for the rest of his life. In the present, an old fisherman…

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Denzil Meyrick


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The Death of Remembrance is the thrilling new instalment to the DCI Daley series. Find out more in this video, and pick up your copy on the Birlinn website, from your local bookshop, or from your favourite online retailer. ??

?? PUBLICATION DAY! ?? The Death of Remembrance, the brand new novel in the DCI Daley series is officially published today. It is an incredibly special one because not only does it mark the tenth anniversary since the first book was published, it is also the tenth novel published in Denzil Meyrick's bestselling series! @denzil_meyrick

We're thrilled to share that @ghilliebasan's culinary journey through the Highlands of Scotland, A Taste of the Highlands, has been shortlisted for a prestigious #guildoffoodwriters award! ?? @thegfw

Are you beginning to plan a summer escape to the sun? ?? The perfect holiday accompaniment is the latest novel by @alexandermccallsmith, now out in paperback, The Pavilion in the Clouds. Find out more and order yours on our website. ??