ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: October 25, 2016
Scotland the Text: You Can Take My Phone, but You’ll Never Take My Freedom!
By (author) Erin Duffy
If we had mobile phones in the past, what would some of the most famous Scots have been texting about?Would Mary Queen of Scots have been feuding with her cousin, Queen Elizabeth? Would David Livingstone have been lost in the jungle for so long if he had Google Maps? Maybe William Wallace was coordinating the Battle of Falkirk over the phone!Well now you can find out in Scotland the Text: You Can Take My Phone, But You’ll Never Take My Freedom.This hilarious and witty book sets out to discover what these Scots might have been saying on their adventures. Presenting a new and interesting take on Scottish history in today’s modern era, this is a collection which both adults and children will love.
Erin Duffy is a schoolteacher, book reviewer, and self-confessed nerd from Edinburgh. Having seen the surprising benefits of teaching her students about Scottish history reimagined via texting, she figured she would write a book on the topic for everyone’s enjoyment. When she’s not being a Scotland enthusiast, she’s probably playing ping pong.