Books & Publications


My currently available books and publications are shown below under the categories: Non-Fiction; Fiction; Maps & Other Publications, and Commissions. All publications are available by post in UK, Ireland, Isle of Man and Channel islands at prices shown plus £2.50 post and packing. For multiple orders a single £2.50 post and packing charge applies. International postage by arrangement. Enquiries welcomed by email at: To order please ask for BACS bank electronic transfer details or send cheque for the appropriate amount to Pedersen, 8 Drummond Road, Inverness, Scotland, IV2 4NA.


Gaelic Guerrilla – John Angus MacKay, Gael Extraordinaire by Roy Pedersen, published by Luath Press Ltd, ISBN 7819 1 913025 39 7, price £14.99

Loch Ness by Jacobite – A History of Cruising on Loch Ness, by Roy Pedersen, published by Jacobite Cruises Ltd, ISBN 978 0 9933395 0 9, price £20.00

Western Ferries – Taking on Giants, by Roy Pedersen, Published by Birlinn Limited, ISBN: 978 1 78027 270 2, price £9.99 plus £1,50 p&p. Also available on Amazon.

NOW OUT OF PRINT Who Pays the Ferryman? – The Great Scottish Ferry Swindle, by Roy Pedersen, Published by Birlinn Limited, ISBN: 978 1 78027 122 4, price £9.99 plus £1,50 p&p. Try Amazon or Ebay Amazon.

NOW OUT OF PRINT Pentland Hero – The Saga of Orkney’s Short Sea Crossing, by Roy Pedersen (second and revised edition). Published by Birlinn Limited, ISBN: 978 1 78027 250 4, price £9.99 plus £1,50 p&p. Try Amazon or Ebay.


I am currently seeking a publisher for my Dalmannoch Trilogy – The Affair of Brother Richard, Sweetheart Murder and The Odinist


Orkneyjar ok Katanes – map of Orkney and Caithness in Old Norse, £6.00 plus £1.50 p&p

Cymru – map of Wales in Welsh, £6.00 plus £1.50 p&p

Tir Chaluim Chille NOW RESTOCKED AND AVAILABLE – all Gaelic map of Scotland, Ireland and the Isle of Man, £8.50 plus £1.50 p&p

Tiriodh agus Colla – Gaelic map of Tiree and Coll, £4.00 plus £1.50 p&p

Arainn – Gaelic map of Arran, £4.00 plus £1.50 p&p

Leodhas agus Na Hearadh – Gaelic map of Lewis and Harris, £4.00 plus £1.50 p&p

Scotland –  map in showing names in Scots, £4.00 plus £1.50 p&p

Ainmean Bhuidhnean Oifigeil – Booklet listing Gaelic and English names of Official Bodies in Scotland, published by Comunn na Gaidhlig in 1997, £4.00 plus £1.50 p&p

For a full list of books, maps, monographs and reports, mostly out of print, see Bibliography – List of Works.


I undertake writing commissions such as company histories, submissions and press reports.