At the centre of the novel is the crumbling seastack of the Old Man of Hoy and the consuming relationship between a young artist, Kim, coldly passionate, talented, secretive, and Jimmy, a North Sea roughneck, engineer and climber. It deals with the possibility of friendship between men and women.
Used availability for Andrew Greig's Electric Brae
October 1992 : UK Hardback
January 2002 : UK Paperback
November 1997 : UK Paperback