Enjoy a browse through some of the beautiful books sold by businesses in the Scottish islands.

All books

Not everyone sells through isle20 – here are other island businesses selling books!


Orkney Mainland [Pomona], Orkney

Skara! An epic series of novels set in Orkney’s amazing Neolithic era. The dramatic stories reveal Orkney’s distant connections the bloodlines and their early civilisation. A M U S T R E A D For Island lovers and dwellers.



Books for kids and adults in English, Scots and Gaelic

Milkwood Media


Two children’s books, with the ocean and islands as central themes.

Pauline Prior-Pitt Poetry

North Uist

Pauline Prior-Pitt is a poet and performer who has been living on the Isle of North Uist for the last 22 years. She has published seven collections and four pamphlets. ‘North Uist Sea Poems’ won the Callum MacDonald Award. She writes a lot about women. Her poems, alternately funny and poignant beautifully reflect their preoccupations and the juggling lives they lead.

Birsay Books


Second hand books. Specialising in Orkney, Natrual History, Illustrated Books, Science Fiction & Fantasy


Isle of Lewis

Electronic copies of past and present publications by Comunn Eachdraidh Nis.

Sollas Bookbinding

North Uist

Sollas Bookbinding is a small artisan book binding studio in the Outer Hebrides.

Baile Mor Books


Hand bound books of all manners: sketchbooks, notebooks, diaries, journals, bespoke bindings. Letterpress prints and colouring books.

Leabhraichean Tirisdeach


Books relating to the history of the Isle of Tiree.

Skirinish Publishing


A selection of beautiful books published in the Isle of Skye.