Header overlay
Surfacing
  • ISBN: 9781908745828
  • Pages: 240
  • Publisher: Sort of Books
  • Binding: Paperback

Surfacing

Kathleen Jamie
From£11.99

SF Subscriber Prices

UK & Ireland £11.99 *save £2.00
Overseas £13.99 *save £2.00

Non-Subscriber Prices

UK & Ireland £13.99
Overseas £15.99
  • Gift wrap available
  • Pre-order
  • All prices include P&P. Overseas rates & subscriber discounts will be applied once you have selected a shipping type for each item during the checkout process.
  • Special stock order
Non Slightly Foxed title: Minimum 5-10 day delivery time.
● If you are a current subscriber to the quarterly your basket will update to show any discounts before the payment page during checkout ● If you want to subscribe now and buy books or goods at the member rate please add a subscription to your basket before adding other items ● Gift wrap, messages and delivery instructions may be added during the checkout process ● If you need help please send us a message using the form in the bottom left of your screen and we’ll be in touch as soon as we’re back at our desks.

In this luminous new essay collection, Kathleen Jamie visits archaeological sites, mines her own memories and, as always, looks to the natural world for her markers and guides.

Under the light of an Alaskan sky, objects are spilling from the thawing tundra, linking a Yup’ik village to its hunter-gatherer past. In the shifting dunes of a Scottish shoreline, preserved hearths and homes of Neolithic farmers are uncovered. In a grandmother’s disordered mind, memories surface of a long-ago mining accident and a ‘mither who was kind’.



    Comments & Reviews

    Leave your review

    Sign up to our e-newsletter

    Sign up for dispatches about new issues, books and podcast episodes, highlights from the archive, events, special offers and giveaways.