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Simplex Crosswords From the Irish Times: Book 1

from The Irish Times

Appearing daily in the Irish Times for over forty years, the Simplex crossword has attracted a devoted following.

Simplex Crosswords from the Irish Times: Book 3

from The Irish Times

Appearing daily in the Irish Times for over forty years, the Simplex crossword has attracted a devoted following.

Newgrange, Knowth and Dowth

Exploring the Majestic Passage Tombs of Ancient Ireland

Older than the Egyptian pyramids, older than Stonehenge, for 5,000 years the ancient megalithic tomb at Newgrange in County Meath has housed the remains of Stone Age ‘aristocracy’, sheltering the spirits of the long dead from the outside world.

Exploring the World of Colmcille

also Known as Columba

Written by Mairéad Ashe FitzGerald, Illustrated by Stephen Hall

A beautifully simple and accessible account of the world of Colmcille/Columba whose 1400th anniversary was celebrated in 1997. It deals with the life of the times of Colmcille and the saint's involvement in politics and religious affairs. Hardback.

Das Book of Kells

Eine Entdeckungsreise

Written by George Otto Simms, Translated by Beate Brandt, Illustrated by David Rooney and Eoin O'Brien

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.
German language edition

Brendan the Navigator

Exploring the Ancient World

Written by George Otto Simms, Illustrated by David Rooney

Volcanoes, icebergs, sea-monsters, strange beings - all these play a part in this ancient adventure story. Simms unravels the mysteries and wonders of Brendan's travels and explains why and how the voyage was undertaken

Exploring the Book of Kells (Japanese)

Written by George Otto Simms, Illustrated by David Rooney and Eoin O'Brien, Translated with commentary by Ms Terumi

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.
Japanese edition

Trouble for Tuffy

A Katie and Ted Story

Written by Ann Bermingham, Illustrated by Marie Burlington

Katie and Ted get into serious trouble while Mum is out – but Tuffy the dog saves the day.
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Jigsaw Stew

Jack MacAnoolie tries to save his family when they eat stew made from a jigsaw!
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Ed's Bed

Written by Eoin Colfer, Illustrated by Woody Fox

Ed Cooper's life is never dull. He has started to wet his bed and he can't learn his time-tables.
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Don't Open that Box

Belzoni the cat and Greta the chicken try to get to grips with a hungry crocodile that has just eaten Granny.
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The Lost Fairy

Written by Marian Broderick, Illustrated by Aileen Caffrey

What happens to the Christmas tree fairy who falls off her perch?

Fishbum and Splat!

Fishbum and Splat are two demons who live in Hell. Their fondest wish is to stargaze. But there are no stars where they live! A trip to Heaven gives them the chance to collect a star. But dancing angels keep getting in the way!
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Blue, Where Are You?

Written by Wes Magee, Illustrated by Margaret Anne Suggs

On their first evening in their new home, Josh and Jo's cat Blue is nowhere to be found. Will Josh and Jo find their missing cat?
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The Little Witch Who Can't Spell

Written by and Illustrated by Marie Burlington

Little Willow Witch can’t spell. Her magic spells are all mixed up.
Then she finds a wand, a powerful wizard’s wand...
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The Poison Factory

When Gaz loses his football and his little brother there's nothing for it but to go into the spooky chemical factory to get them back!
But Kanker & Byle is no ordinary factory. Gaz and his friends soon find themselves up to their necks in trouble.