The story of why the great Gaelic hero Fionn MacCool sucks his thumb. A traditional Gaelic tale retold by educator Terri M. Roberts, perfect for reading aloud to children.
Volume One of the Shears Collection by Cape Breton piper Barry W. Shears tells the story of the many families and individuals who maintained traditional Gaelic piping in Nova Scotia, through history, culture, and images.
Volume Two of the Shears Collection by Cape Breton piper Barry W. Shears presents bagpipe arrangements and their Gaelic words as they were played and sung in Nova Scotia, accompanied by tune notes and images.
Audiobook edition of the fourth volume of Scottish Gaelic poetry by Lodaidh MacFhionghain; translations of poems by Coleman Barks, interpreter of Rumi. Read by the author with Persian, Scottish & Irish musical accompaniment.
The Scottish Gaelic edition of the graphic novel Wild Rose by Nicola R. White. Set against the backdrop of London and rural Ireland in 1790, Wild Rose reimagines a haunting Irish folktale.
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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A-nis tha an tuil air tighinn, thusa air falbh a chluiche àiteigin am measg an stoirm mise gun fhasgadh ’s mo bhàta a’ dol fodha. Leig leam a dhol fodha nad stoirm a ghràidh. “Stoirm” (earrann) Bhon Phlateau dhan a’ Chladach Dàin le Calum L. MacLeòid Bradan Press,...
Bradan Press president Emily McEwan was recently interviewed for a Chronicle Herald newspaper article on print and e-book sales, alongside other Nova Scotia publishers. Read the article Read the article here.
Selections from Lewis MacKinnon's Gaelic poetry audiobook Ràithean airson Sireadh / Seasons for Seeking were featured on the online streaming radio program "Road Home." Produced in Alberta, the program is a relaxing mix of music, poems, and stories. Check their...
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