The Pictish Princess and other stories from before there was a Scotland is a new novel by Dolan Cummings, to be published this winter. Read the prologue now.

Gehenna: a novel of Hell and EarthDolan’s previous novel was Gehenna: a novel of Hell and Earth, an exploration of morality, justice and the human soul, loosely modelled on Dante’s Hell and adding a modern Scottish twist to the Florentine’s tale.

His first novel was That Existential Leap: a crime story. Part bildungsroman and part psychological thriller, it is also a novel of ideas about the struggle for self-realisation and belonging in the postmodern West.

This website also hosts a selection of book reviews, essays and other articles Dolan has written over the years. You can browse by category using the drop-down menu.