Broons Day Oot!
Revised and Expanded
6 ¾” x 9” • 216 pages • color illustrations throughout
ISBN 9781849341110 • paperback • $15.00 •
The second edition of the much acclaimed The Broons' Day Oot! contains an extra 60 pages of new sections in addition to the expanded and new information throughout the book. Includes cycling, walking, festivals and gala days, the whisky trail and an extensive new section on the beautiful Scottish Islands.
Ideal for the glovebox, the backpack, and the holiday cottage, this book is a comprehensive guide to Scotland, with highlights on free places to go and things to do. Castles and gardens, country parks, museums, galleries, botanic gardens, hill walks, cycling, picnics, cities, beaches and cracking events all over Scotland are featured in this book - so you are encouraged to get out and about, just like the Broons!
The book also features free stuff like vouchers for Historic Scotland and National Trust for Scotland.
Written by the Broons family in reponse to helping Horace with his homework project, this guide is full of wee stories, postcards home, notes, collector's cards, leaflets and clippings about the Broons' favorite places, all stuck in by Horace in scrapbook style. Horace has delved into Maw's memory box for bits and pieces, and added up-to-date fact boxes that list current phone and website information for key places to visit.
The Broons comic strip is hugely popular, with The Sunday Post having over 1,000,000 readers every week. The book includes strips from years gone by that will make you smile, as the Broons enjoy their days oot, rain or shine!
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