Learning Resources

Witches and Abyssinian princes take centre stage in Elizabeth's historical novels

A hard-hitting novel about a teenage boy's attempts to hold things together following the murder of his sister's boyfriend.

Kidnapped tells the story of David Balfour, a young, protestant man of the Lowlands, who travels to Edinburgh in search of his inheritance.

The graphic novel adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic

These resources contain activities based on Charlie's novels The Enemy and Silverfin.

These short story collections open the door to three very different worlds. George MacKay Brown's collection A Time to Keep is an unsentimental portrait of the harshness of island life, where crofters and fishermen accept the hardships of their lives with strength and pragmatism.

A touching story about a child's perception of his mother's battles with mental health issues.

These short story collections open the door to three very different worlds. George MacKay Brown's collection A Time to Keep is an unsentimental portrait of the harshness of island life, where crofters and fishermen accept the hardships of their lives with strength and pragmatism.

These short story collections open the door to three very different worlds. George MacKay Brown's collection A Time to Keep is an unsentimental portrait of the harshness of island life, where crofters and fishermen accept the hardships of their lives with strength and pragmatism.

Cathy MacPhail's fiction runs the gamut from fun action and adventure to gritty and challenging stories of teen struggles. Grass was voted the favourite book of 2010 by Scottish teens in the 

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