Brandon: an imprint of The O'Brien Press

Frank McGuinness

Frank McGuinnessThe Woodcutter and his Family

'It has the texture of a masterwork'
Sebastian Barry

Alice Taylor

Alice TaylorHome for Christmas

'I loved it from cover to cover … it made me smile'
Patricia Messenger Show, Cork's C103

Billy O'Callaghan

Billy O'CallaghanThe Dead House

'a welcome voice to the pantheon of new Irish writing'
Edna O'Brien

Sheila Bugler

Sheila BuglerAll Things Nice

'if you like Nicci French, then here’s a new author for you to enjoy' mysterypeople.co.uk

Mary Morrissy

Mary MorrissyThe Rising of Bella Casey

'the forays into fiction are seamless … a stunning novel' Irish Times

Gerry Adams

Gerry AdamsBefore the Dawn

'One of the most controversial but important political memoirs of recent times
Publishing News

The O'Brien Press is proud to have re-launched the independent Brandon Books imprint.

‘O'Brien Press continues its impressive revival of the Brandon imprint’. Irish Times

Founded by Steve McDonogh and run from Dingle, Co Kerry, this wide-ranging list regularly broke new ground, until Steve's tragic and untimely death. We continue to publish existing Brandon authors, as well as adding great new talent.