Connecting readers with Gaelic languages and cultures
Bradan Press is the newest company to carry on the 180-year-old tradition of Scottish Gaelic publishing in Nova Scotia, Canada. We publish books related to Scottish Gaelic language and culture in multiple genres, in both Gaelic and English.
Bradan means salmon in Scottish Gaelic, and represents the salmon of wisdom in the Gaelic folklore traditions of Nova Scotia, Scotland, Ireland, and the Isle of Man.
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The e-book edition of Fionn MacCool and the Salmon of Knowledge is now available at all major e-book retailers! Our email list subscribers receive a 20% discount coupon good for any format (including Kindle-compatible) at Smashwords. If you're subscribed...read more
We're delighted that two new shops recently joined the retailers of Bradan Press books: Neighbourhood Witch on Queen Street in Halifax, NS, and Mystic Moons Books & Brews on Main Street in Moncton, NB. Both of these shops serve their local communities very...read more
On Saturday, December 16, we had the greatest number of Bradan Press authors in one room, ever, at the Cape and Cowl Comics Christmas Craft Fair in Sackville, NS! Left to right, Dr. Emily McEwan (The Scottish Gaelic Tattoo Handbook), Lodaidh...read more
We have a holiday surprise for you: one more book for 2017! We are delighted to announce the publication two weeks from now of Fionn MacCool and the Salmon of Knowledge by Terri M. Roberts. This is the story of the great Gaelic hero Fionn MacCool and why...read more
THIG DHAN MHEAS-GHORT AS T-EARRACH / COME TO THE ORCHARD IN SPRING Come to the orchard in spring. There is light and wine and sweethearts in the pomegranate flowers. If you do not come, these do not matter. If you do come, these do not matter. --poem by...read more
Bradan Press is proud to announce the November 2017 publication of our newest book, Ràithean airson Sireadh / Seasons for Seeking by Nova Scotia poet Lodaidh MacFhionghain (Lewis MacKinnon). The book, the author's fourth Scottish Gaelic poetry collection,...read more
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