Welcome to my home page. I’m Roy Pedersen, writer, publisher, illustrator and founding proprietor of Pedersen Consulting. I am based in Inverness, the capital of the beautiful Scottish Highlands and you will find details of my products and services on the following pages.

The driving aim behind my professional activities is Scotland’s economic and cultural renaissance within it’s international setting. I currently serve on the Scottish Government’s Ferry Industry Advisory Group and chair Ainmean Aite na h-Alba, which determines the official form of Scottish Gaelic place names.



This is the astonishing story of John Angus Mackay who achieved what others regarded as impossible. Through his tireless efforts, the Scottish Gaelic language has turned a corner. Perhaps his most evident achievement came after a long, dogged and forensically focused campaign for a Gaelic television service against a huge establishment resistance. But that is only part of John Angus’ story . . .

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A Highland councillor is found murdered in the west of Scotland. The body of a crooked shipping clerk is found floating in False Creek, Vancouver, Canada. A luxury motor yacht, is cruising in West Highland waters. It is owned by a mysterious Norwegian industrialist, who follows the Pagan cult of Odin. He is on a death moot.

These events signal that a fiendish conspiracy is in play, seeking to control international trade, finance and Scotland’s huge potential tidal stream energy resources.

When ex monk Brother Richard and Frances McGarrigle take an autumn holiday on the Isle of Skye, following a successful Dalmannoch Festival, they find themselves in mortal peril.

Meanwhile at Dalmannoch an unlikely love blossoms, but can the Dalmannoch crew rally to join the struggle in time to combat the malevolent, ruthless and deadly organization that threatens Richard and Frances?

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