J.I.M. Stewart was a novelist, professor, and critic from Scotland. He is known for his crime fiction books featuring Inspector John Appleby.
Gaiman lets the reader do a lot of the imagining, he stays away from overexplaining “how” or even “why” – many things are “just is”.
Alex Ferguson is one of the most successful managers in the history of soccer. He led Manchester United to multiple titles, British and European
1,000 Perfect Weekends: Great Getaways Around the Globe is another addition in the National Geographic Society books to inspire and educate.
Robert Louis Stevenson (13 November, 1850 – 3 December, 1894) has been one of my favorite authors since I could read. He is know for such works as Treasure Island and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde.
Arthur Conan Doyle ((22 May, 1859 – 7 July, 1930) was a Scottish author most famous for creating the fictional detective Sherlock Holmes.
I found the story to be well researched and detail enough to build a picture without hurting the narrative. The writing is very engaging, almost lyrical, but the author somehow also manages to capture the harsh life and climate.
A Matter of Interpretation tells of Michael Scot, scholar, translator, and a priest, has been asked by Emperor Frederick II to translate the works of Aristotle.
A.J. Cronin (19 July, 1896 – 6 January,1981) was a Scottish novelist born in Cardross, Dunbartonshire best known for his book The Citade & establishing the NHS.
Kenneth Grahame (8 March, 1859 – 6 July, 1932) was a Scottish writer mostly known for his children’s classic The Wind in the Willows.