Books by Neil Gunn

THE GREEN ISLE OF THE GREAT DEEP by Neil Gunn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 23, 1995

"Ponder-deep fantasy with a Highland burr: a bit off-center for the glen-and-brothy Gunn group."
The sequel to Young Art and Old Hector (1991) is a novelty entry by the late Scots author (Morning Tide, 1993, etc.), whose brawny Highland tales featured hardscrabble croft and seagoing lives. Read full book review >
BUTCHER'S BROOM by Neil Gunn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 14, 1994

"A firm if somewhat heavy- footed tribute to a vanished people."
This latest posthumously published novel (Morning Tide, 1993, etc.) by the Scots author is again set in a remote Scottish village where poor but stalwart people live close to the land and its rugged seasons. Read full book review >
MORNING TIDE by Neil Gunn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 17, 1993

"Purple—yes, a shade, but Gunn's sea is a deep blue, then furious white and mighty and real."
From the late Scottish author Gunn (d. 1973), another novel set in the chillingly pristine and seacoast landscapes (Young Art and Old Hector, 1991, etc.). Read full book review >
YOUNG ART AND OLD HECTOR by Neil Gunn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 25, 1991

"Slight, old-fashioned, and utterly captivating."
The fifth posthumous US publication for Scottish novelist Gunn (1891-1973) is a charmingly low-key turn-of-the century coming-of-age story. Read full book review >