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Danny's Crazy Christmas

Written by Brianóg Brady Dawson, Illustrated by Michael Connor

Danny decides to dispose of some unwanted presents in order to make room for more of his own, with hilarious consequences...
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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

The Grand National

The Irish at Aintree

This lavishly-illustrated book examines the Irish presence at Aintree from the festival’s earliest years.
A wide-ranging and compulsively readable account of a beloved institution.

De Valera in America

The Rebel President’s 1919 Campaign.

Reveals an intriguing and largely unknown episode in the career of Ireland’s most famous politician – the incredible journey that would resonate through Irish history for the rest of the century.

Cá bhfuil Murchú?

Written by Anna Donovan, Illustrated by Tatyana Feeney, Translated by Daire MacPháidín

Is cairde maithe iad Ruairí agus Murchú. Ach lá amháin ní raibh Ruairí ábalta Murchú a fháil in áit ar bith...

Ducks in Trouble

Written by and Illustrated by Patrice Aggs

On the farm, some very strange noises are keeping the farmer awake!

The Dark Place

A Karl Kane Novel

Young homeless women and drug addicts are being abducted before being brutally mutilated and murdered, and a city is held in the grip of unspeakable terror. By abducting Katie, the young daughter of private investigator Karl Kane, the killer has just made his first mistake, which could well turn out to be his last.

The Secret of Kells

Written by Eithne Massey, Illustrated by Cartoon Saloon

A boy orphaned by invaders. A strange fairy girl in the forest. 

Can Brendan outwit the serpent god? Will the Great Book ever be finished? And will the walls of Kells protect Brendan and the monks from the invading Vikings?

Adapted from The Secret of Kells, the Oscar-nominated film by Cartoon Saloon.

Scuab Fiacal Danny

Written by Brianóg Brady Dawson, Illustrated by Michael Connor, Translated by Daire MacPháidín

Is fuath le Danny de Brún a chuid fiacla a ghlanadh. Cad a dhéanfaidh Danny, mar sin, nuair a thugann Mamó scuab fiacal nua, bhuí dó?

Irish Wit

From Behan and Wilde to Yer Man in the Pub

Written by Sean McCann, Illustrated by Tom Mathews

Irish wit is an art form, centuries old yet up-to-the-minute wise, inculting, obscure, profound and idiotic. For years the Irish have mixed wit with wisdom, as they have porter and whiskey.

The Feckin' Book of Irish History

for anyone who hasn't been paying attention for the last 30,000 years

Written by Colin Murphy and Donal O'Dea

Forget the boring stuff you learned in school. Here’s the REAL skinny on Irish history.

Babyface Goes to Hollywood

Fighters, Mobsters & Film Stars. The Jimmy McLarnin Story

He was the Darling of the Depression. At a time when the Mob ruled the prize ring, Jimmy McLarnin and his manager Pop Foster stayed out of the clutches of the gunmen.

Demon from the Deep End

Written by James Allison, Illustrated by Dani Cruz

When Liam Brodie, his sister Sophie and horror-movie fan Evan are offered a free trip to Spain they jump at the chance. They’re not expecting to star in their own real-life horror story…

The Parish

In a series of vignettes of life in her village, Alice Taylor reasserts the priorities of public space and local community. The Parish evokes and explores the positive values of community, which could be renewed and reinvigorated for a present and future that achieves harmony between comfort and the pressing need to respect the environment.

Hide and Speak Irish

Written by Catherine Bruzzone and Susan Martineau, Illustrated by Louise Comfort, Translated by Rachel ní Chuinn

Hide and Speak Irish offers an effective and simple way to learn over 130 key Irish words following the tried-and-tested method of 'look, cover and speak'.

Belfast

Titanic City

This photographically-led souvenir of the city and surroundings provides an overview of Belfast’s history, attractions, famous landmarks and today’s city. With internet links.