• 100 Words 100 Books

    100 Words 100 Books

    A collection of 100-200 word fiction selected from the entries to a competition run by The Book Show on RTE Radio 1.

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  • 1014: Brian Boru & the Battle for Ireland

    1014: Brian Boru & the Battle for Ireland

    Written by Morgan Llywelyn, Maps by Terry Foley

    The date was Good Friday, April 23rd in the Year of Our Lord 1014. The most ferocious battle ever fought in Ireland was about to begin...

    Read about the life of Brian Boru and the battle that changed the course of Irish history in this exciting and accessible account.

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  • 16Lives - Collection One

    16Lives - Collection One

    The first eight books in the acclaimed 16Lives series. Meticulously researched yet written in an accessible fashion, these biographies of the men executed for their role in the 1916 Rising can be read as individual volumes but together they make a highly collectible series.

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  • 16Lives - Collection Two

    16Lives - Collection Two

    The second eight books in the acclaimed 16Lives series. Meticulously researched yet written in an accessible fashion, these biographies of the men executed for their role in the 1916 Rising can be read as individual volumes but together they make a highly collectible series.

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  • 17 Martin Street

    17 Martin Street

    By Marilyn Taylor

    When Hetty’s family move to Martin Street near Portobello bridge in Dublin, they’re not sure of their welcome.

    And next door, Ben’s family are not sure about their new Jewish neighbours: it’s The Emergency and they are suspicious of strangers.

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  • 1913 - Larkin's Labour War

    1913 - Larkin's Labour War

    Written by and Illustrated by Gerry Hunt, Coloured by Alan Nolan

    Dublin 1913 – Lockout

    Low-paid workers – under the leadership of Big Jim Larkin – organised themselves into Unions to insist on better conditions. The business world retaliated by locking them out of their jobs without pay … how long could they hold out?

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  • 1916: The Rising Handbook

    1916: The Rising Handbook

    By Lorcan Collins

    A handbook to the events and locations of the Easter 1916 Rising. This ‘1916 bible’ will be invaluable to anyone with an interest in recent Irish history who wants to separate the facts from the fiction.

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  • The 1950s

    The 1950s

    Ireland in Pictures

    Written by and Photographed by Lensmen Photographic Archives

    Ireland’s premier photographers, The Lensmen, captured the essence of life in Ireland during the 1950s in their stunning and thought provoking images. This collection offers a fascinating insight into the cultural and political events of the decade. Showcasing an era of change in Ireland, this book is a celebration of a time gone by.

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  • The 1960s

    The 1960s

    Ireland in Pictures

    Photographs by Lensmen Photographic Archives, Compiled by Mary Webb

    A decade of rapid change caught by two of Ireland’s premier photographers, The Lensmen. Covers everything from the visits of President Kennedy and The Beatles, to lifestyle, fashion and sport as well as the start of unrest in Northern Ireland. Will evoke memories of a bygone age.

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  • The 1970s

    The 1970s

    Ireland in Pictures

    Written by and Photographed by Lensmen Photographic Archives

    Ireland’s premier photographers, The Lensmen, captured the essence of life in Ireland during the 1970s in their stunning and thought provoking images. This collection offers a fascinating insight into the cultural and political events of the decade.

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  • The 1980s

    The 1980s

    Ireland in Pictures

    Written by and Photographed by Lensmen Photographic Archives

    Ireland’s premier photographers, The Lensmen, captured the essence of life in Ireland during the 1980s in their stunning and thought provoking images. This collection offers a fascinating insight into the cultural and political events of the decade. Showcasing an era of change in Ireland, this book is a celebration of a time gone by.

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  • 20 Things To Do In Dublin Before You Go For a Pint

    20 Things To Do In Dublin Before You Go For a Pint

    A Guide to Dublin's Top Attractions

    Written by Colin Murphy and Donal O'Dea

    A humorous guide to the highlights of Dublin, for native and tourist alike. A broad selection of twenty things to see from cultural highlights to distilleries, historical sites to seats of learning, all with Murphy and O'Dea's trademark humour.

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  • The 2nd Book of Feckin' Irish Slang that'll make a holy show of the first one

    The 2nd Book of Feckin' Irish Slang that'll make a holy show of the first one

    Written by Colin Murphy and Donal O'Dea

    Stop the lights! It's the one you've been gummin' for — the second book of Feckin' Irish Slang!

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  • A Hollow in the Hills

    A Hollow in the Hills

    Try to outrun the fear

    By Ruth Frances Long

    Sequel to A Crack in Everything, Izzy, who is still coming to terms with her newfound powers, must prevent a war from engulfing Dublin and the fae realm of Dubh Linn.

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  • À La Découverte du Livre de Kells

    À La Découverte du Livre de Kells

    Written by George Otto Simms, Illustrated by David Rooney and Eoin O'Brien, Translated by Svetlana Pironko

    A beautiful and simple introduction to the Book of Kells.


    Here George Otto Simms, a world-renowned authority on the Book of Kells, reveals the mysteries hidden in this magnificent manuscript.
    French language edition

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  • A Short History of Ireland's Famine

    A Short History of Ireland's Famine

    By Ruán O'Donnell

    Featuring new material on the Irish Famine which has never been published before, this is a comprehensive and accessible overview of one of the most significant periods of Irish history.

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