Dubray Staff Recommended Read... ‘Blending personal struggle with global events, this is an absorbing fictional account of Thomas Mann’s fascinating life.’ – Emma, Cork From one of our greatest living writers comes a sweeping novel of unrequited love and exile, war and family.
A rare insight into a rare job: only five people in the world work as a warden on Skellig Michael. Lyrically written and beautifully observed, it is packed with tales of close encounters with the natural life on and around the island. A behind-the-scenes look at daily life on a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Declan O’Rourke’s award-winning album, Chronicles of the Great Irish Famine, was released to critical acclaim in 2017. It illuminated an extraordinary series of eye-witness accounts, now retold in this meticulously researched literary debut.
A frank, remarkable account of a career spent helping others, sometimes at a painful personal cost, and ultimately offers a positive outlook on the potential of Ireland's healthcare system in the future.