Irish Biography

Dog Tales

Hardback, €16.99


Hardback, 20/10/2017, €25.00
From the host of RTE's Primetime and author of The Reluctant Taoiseach, the widely acclaimed biography of John A. Costello, Rise 1882-1932 is the first volume of a major two-part reassessment of the man who shaped modern Ireland.

The M Word

Hardback, 13/10/2017, €15.00
In a new book inspired by her hilarious The M Word blog, TV presenter and blogger Maia Dunphy brilliantly explores the trivialities, traumas and even occasional moments of parenting bliss that being a mum entails.

A Time To Risk All

Paperback, 06/10/2017, €16.99
Journalist Clodagh Finn meticulously pieces together the story of the brave Irish woman who risked her life and spent time in a Gestapo prison for saving the lives of hundreds of people - adults and children - bound for Nazi concentration camps.

It's Not Yet Dark

Paperback, 08/01/2015, €10.40
'A story of courage, heart, of coming back for more, of love and struggle and the power of both' Joseph O'Connor

I Read the News Today, Oh Boy

Paperback, 30/05/2017, €12.95

When Ideas Matter: Speeches for an

Paperback, 07/09/2017, €12.95
Michael D. Higgins, President of Ireland, sets out his vision of 'an ethical Republic' in a collection of his speeches.

Home For Christmas

Hardback, 02/10/2017, €20.00
Join Alice Taylor this Christmas as she welcomes us into her home and shows us the traditions of her family's Christmas. Alice looks back over her past Christmases and prepares for this Christmas.

Life is a Funny Business: A Very Personal Story

Paperback, 01/09/2017, €16.99
Alan's deeply moving and thoughtful story reveals the real person behind the public figure and what shaped his values, beliefs, character and self deprecating sense of humour. It is a story of love, laughter, tears and resilience.

My Father's Wake: How the Irish Teach Us to Live, Love and Die

Paperback, 07/09/2017, €19.50
An intimate, lyrical memoir exploring the ancient rite of the Irish wake, and the Irish way of overcoming our fear of death - BEING MORTAL meets THE LAST ACT OF LOVE