Our Pokey Hat children’s imprint includes the popular Yesteryear series. Scottish history has never been so exciting!

Escape to Scotland

We hope that you enjoy browsing the braw books that form our Yesteryear series, which focuses on children’s and young adult historical fiction, with all four of our current titles being set in bonnie Scotland.


Pokey Hat publishes vibrant, imaginative and entertaining fiction titles, but we also want our readers to escape to Scotland by experiencing something of our exciting culture and history, wherever they live in the world.


Bringing the Story in History to Life

The Yesteryear series will delight not only young readers, but teachers and parents too, as each book was selected  because of the high quality of writing and the importance of the subject matter.


We’re sure that you will enjoy reading these new titles and that in sharing these books, whether at school, at home, or cooried under the covers, that the story in history will be brought to life.