Welcome to the Scottish Braille Press online shop. 

Browse through our selection of books in braille below. We have a wide range of titles to suit blind adults and children.

All books are printed in contracted, double-sided Braille unless otherwise stated and there is no postage charge. 

Featured Titles

A Pound of Flesh - Alex Gray (Thistle No. 503) (Braille)

Price £7.99

In the depths of a freezing winter, Glasgow finds itself at the mercy of not one, but two serial killers.This is Detective Inspector Lorimer's worst nightmare and beyond anything he's faced in his years on the force.

A Small Weeping - Alex Gray (Thistle No.495) (Braille)

Price £7.99

The body of a prostitute is found at Glasgow's Queen Street Station, her hands, pointing towards her feet, placed as if in prayer, a small flower pressed between the palms.  The body of a prostitute is found at Glasgow's Queen Stree

Braw Stuff Fae Scotland (Braille)

Price £4.99

A collection of ideas, discoveries and fascinating People from Scotland from Neolithic times to the modern day.

Carpet Diem – or how to save the world by accident - Justin Lee Anderson (Thistle 510)

Price £7.99

Transcribed in Unified English Braille *Please be advised that this publication contains strong language

Cold Granite. (Thistle No.491) - Stuart MacBride (Braille)

Price £6.99

The debut thriller from a bright new Scottish talent set to rival Ian Rankin.

Dead Even. (Thistle No.490) - Brad Meltzer (Braille)

Price £6.99

Sara Tate has just started as a prosecutor in the Manhattan District Attorney's office.

Death Is Not The End - Ian Rankin (Braille)

Price £2.00

Damon Mee was last seen in a blurred security video on the dance floor of a Kirkcaldy nightclub.

East of Desolation. (Thistle No.489) - Jack Higgins (Braille)

Price £6.99

The plane that crashed in the icy desert of Greenland was empty and without identity. There was no trace of the pilot and his passenger.

Eat Haggis and Ceilidh On (Braille)

Price £4.99

Published in December 2011, the second in the 'Dynamic Words from Scotland series' celebrates such delights as: Rabbie Burns, the Auld Alliance, blazing heather, Cal Mac, flying Scotsmen, Whisky Porridge, the Gay Gordons, the mighty haggis, t

Eating In - Sue Lawrence (Braille)

Price £16.00

Much loved TV cook Sue Lawrence (MASTERCHEF Winner, STV's THE HOUR) returns with an indispensable guide to preparing stunning meals in your own home.From a New Year's Day Breakfast, to a romantic anniversary dinner, from a Book club supper to

Five Ways To Kill A Man - Alex Gray (Thistle No. 500) (Braille)

Price £6.99

An unpredictable killer is loose on the streets of Glasgow, experimenting with death.

Glasgow Kiss - Alex Gray (Thistle No. 499) (Braille)

Price £6.99

Eric Chalmers is one of the most popular teachers at Muirpark Secondary School in Glasgow. Gentle and kind, he is the person the students come to when they want to confide in someone.

God Bless Mrs McGinty (Braille)

Price £9.99

Entertaining, lively, informative and direct, this memoir by Bill Anderson about his life and times as the editor of one of the UK’s most successful Sunday newspapers chronicles a special view of Scotland, and of The Sunday Post itself.

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - J K Rowling (Braille)

Price £4.90

Unable to board the Hogwarts express, Harry and his friends break all the rules and make their way to the school in a magical flying car. From this point on, incredible events happen to Harry and his friends.Harry hears evil voices and someone,

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire - J K Rowling (Braille)

Price £8.40

Once returned to Hogwarts after his summer holiday with the dreadful Dursleys and an extraordinary outing to the Quidditch World Cup, the 14-year-old Harry and his fellow pupils are enraptured by the promise of the Triwizard Tournament: an ancient, r

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix - J K Rowling

Price £12.90

Book five in JK Rowling's Harry Potter series follows the darkest year yet for our young wizard, who finds himself knocked down a peg or three after the events of last year.Over the summer, gossip (usually traced back to the magic world's new

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone - J K Rowling (Braille)

Price £4.90

In the non-magical human world - the world of 'Muggles'- Harry is a nobody, treated like dirt by the aunt and uncle who begrudgingly inherited him when his parents were killed by the evil Voldemort.

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - J K Rowling (Braille)

Price £4.90

The escape of Sirius Black - one time friend of Harry's parents, implicated in their murder and follower of 'You Know Who' from Azkaban, has serious implications for Harry for it would appear that Black is bent on revenge against Harry fo

Harvest (Thistle No. 486) - Tess Gerritsen (Braille)

Price £6.99

Dr Abby DiMatteo is about to make a decision that will jeopardize her career.

Highest Tide (Thistle No. 485) - Jim Lynch (Braille)

Price £7.99

One unforgettable night, thirteen-year-old Miles goes to the flats near his home in search of shellfish, only to discover something startling and remarkable: a giant squid.

Humans of Scotland (braille and audio)

Price £0.00

Humans of Scotland has been produced to provide a platform for the people ALLIANCE supports.

I’m Not Scared (Thistle No. 484) - Niccolo Ammaniti (Braille)

Price £6.99

The hottest summer of the twentieth century. A tiny community of five houses enclosed by wheat fields. While the adults shelter indoors, six children venture out on their bikes.

Keep the Midnight Out - Alex Gray (Thistle No. 506) (Braille)

Price £7.99

When the body of a red-haired young man is washed up on the shore of the beautiful Isle of Mull, Detective Superintendent Lorimer's tranquil holiday away from the gritty streets of Glasgow is rudely interrupted.

Magnus Fin And The Ocean Quest - Janis MacKay (Braille)

Price £5.99

There has always been something unusual about Magnus Fin, a school misfit. On his eleventh birthday Magnus throws a message in a bottle out to sea, wishing for a best friend and to be more brave - and he gets a lot more than he bargained for.

March (Thistle No. 481) - Geraldine Brooks (Braille)

Price £7.99

How many of us have read, often reread 'Little Women' and wondered about the father?

Matthew & Son (Thistle No. 482) - Ruth Hamilton (Braille)

Price £5.99

When Matthew's beloved wife Molly died, there seemed to be nothing anyone could do to console him. At the age of 16, Mark longed to earn his father's respect by assisting with the family business but his father, in grief, seemed beyond help.

Mavis's Shoe (Thistle No 492) (Braille)

Price £7.99

A strong novel about the trauma of the Clydebank Blitz during the Second World War told through the eyes of a nine-year-old girl, Lenny Gillespie.Lenny survives the bombing, but in the chaos of that night she cannot find her mum and her wee sister, M

Maw Broon's Remedies (Braille)

Price £7.99

Maw Broon's Remedies' is a peek inside Number 10 Glebe Street, with what Maw Broon has used successfully to treat family ailments over the years. Bicarb, vinegar, lemon, and lavender, alkaline or acid? Can you relieve a wasp sting?

National Braille Week Cookbook 2012- Braille Edition

Price £10.00

A unique cookbook combining recipes from pupils at the Royal Blind School and from Edinburgh chef Tony Singh. 

Never Somewhere Else. (Thistle No.494) - Alex Gray (Braille)

Price £7.99

When three young women are discovered strangled and mutilated in a Glasgow park, it is up to DCI Lorimer to find their killer.Frustrated by a lack of progress in the investigation, Lorimer is forced to enlist the services of Dr Solomon and Brightman,

Och Wheesht and Get Oan Wae It (Braille)

Price £4.99

Published in September 2011, this ground-breaking the book gives a Scottish twist to the Keep Calm and Carry On industry, and is a hilarious collection of timeless Scottish wisdom for every occasion.

Only the Dead Can Tell (Thistle 509) - Alex Gray

Price £7.99

When Dorothy Guildford is found stabbed to death in her home, all signs point to her husband, Peter. The forensic psychologist is convinced there's more to the case that meets the eye but Police Scotland are certain they have their man.

Pitch Black - Alex Gray (Thistle No. 498) (Braille)

Price £6.99

When Chief Inspector Lorimer returns from his holiday on the island of Mull, he feels a welcome sense of calm. But it doesn't last long.

Rue End Street by Sue Reid Sexton

Price £7.99

It is September 1943, more than two years since Lenny's world was devastated by the Clydebank Blitz and she and her family are safe in the beautiful green hut community of Carbeth, Scotland.

Shadows of Sounds (Thistle No. 496) - Alex Gray

Price £7.99

The Glasgow Orchestra are rehearsing to perform, but little do they know of the sequence of events happening backstage. When George Millar, the orchestra's leader, is brutally murdered in his dressing room, his colleagues are shocked.

Sleep Like The Dead - Alex Gray (Thistle No. 502) (Braille)

Price £7.99

There's a hitman in Glasgow: unpaid and angry, he's decided to settle his own debts...Elsewhere in the city, Marianne Brogan can't sleep.

Still Dark - Alex Gray (Thistle No. 508)

Price £7.99

New Year's Eve should be a time for celebrating. A chance to spend time with loved ones and look forward to the year ahead.

Still Dark - Alex Gray (Thistle No. 508) (Braille)

Price £7.99

New Year's Eve should be a time for celebrating. A chance to spend time with loved ones and look forward to the year ahead.For DSI William Lorimer, however, this New Year's Eve will be one that he will never forget.

Tam O’Shanter - Lari Don (Grade 1 Braille)

Price £5.99

This modern retelling of the Robert Burns classic, Tam O'Shanter, goes back to some of the old legends Burns himself admits to using as an inspiration for his epic narrative poem, giving the tale of Tam and his horse Meg stumbling upon a dark cel

Tam O’Shanter - Lari Don (Grade 2 Braille)

Price £5.99

This modern retelling of the Robert Burns classic, Tam O'Shanter, goes back to some of the old legends Burns himself admits to using as an inspiration for his epic narrative poem, giving the tale of Tam and his horse Meg stumbling upon a dark cel

The Bird That Did Not Sing - Alex Gray (Thistle No. 505) (Braille)

Price £7.99

2014: The Commonwealth Games are coming to Glasgow and security is extra light, particularly after a mysterious bomb explodes in nearby rural Stirlingshire.

The Broons' Book O' Gairdenin' Wisdoms (Braille)

Price £8.49

This book is the ideal spring purchase.

The Broons’ Days Oot! - David Donaldson (Braille)

Price £8.49

A guide to days out in Scotland, with extensive coverage of Historic Scotland and National Trust for Scotland sites.

The Darkest Goodbye - Alex Gray (Thistle No. 507) (Braille)

Price £7.99

The Darkest Goodbye is the latest instalment of the Detective Superintendent William Lorimer series. When an elderly woman is found dead in her home, newly fledged DC Kirsty Wilson is called to the scene.

The Devil Wears Prada (Thistle No. 487) - Lauren Weisberger (Braille)

Price £7.99

When Andrea first sets foot in the plush Manhattan offices of Runway she knows nothing. She's never heard of the world's most fashionable magazine, or its feared and fawned-over editor, Miranda Priestly.

The Impossible Dead- Ian Rankin (Braille)

Price £7.99

Malcolm Fox and his team from Internal Affairs are back. They've been sent to Fife to investigate whether fellow cops covered up for a corrupt colleague, Detective Paul Carter.

The Last Juror (Thistle No.480) - John Grisham (Braille)

Price £6.99

In 1970, when the Ford County Times, went bankrupt ownership was assumed by a 23 year-old college drop-out named Willie Traynor.

The Last King of Scotland (Thistle No. 488) - Giles Foden (Braille)

Price £7.99

Giles Foden's best-selling thriller is the story of a young Scottish doctor drawn into the heart of the Ugandan dictator's surreal and brutal regime.Privy to Amin's thoughts and ambitions, he is both fascinated and appalled.

The Notebook (Thistle No. 479) - Nicholas Sparks (Braille)

Price £6.99

Set amid the austere beauty of the North Carolina coast, 'The notebook' begins with the story of Noah Calhoun, a rural Southerner recently returned from the Second World War.Noah is haunted by images of the beautiful girl he met fourteen year

The Riverman - Alex Gray (Thistle No. 497) (Braille)

Price £7.99

When the dead body of a man is fished out of Glasgow's River Clyde the morning after an office celebration, it looks like a case of accidental death.

The Swedish Girl - Alex Gray (Thistle No. 504) (Braille)

Price £7.99

When Kirsty Wilson lands a room in a luxury Glasgow flat owned by Swedish fellow student Eva Magnusson she can't believe her luck.

Writing on the Road: Campervan Love and the Joy of Solitude (Braille)

Price £8.99

The latest book by Sue Reid Sexton, who, while writing two novels (Mavis's Shoe and Rue End Street), needed to escape from her hectic household to create some space to write them.