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Food for Friends

Written by Edward Hayden, Photographs by Carol Marks

Food for Friends shows you how to entertain at home in any situation, from casual brunches and cosy suppers to more formal dinner parties, large family events and festive get togethers.

Ulysses

Written by James Joyce, Introduced by Bob Joyce, Illustrated by Emma Byrne

The Dublin Illustrated Edition of Ulysses, endorsed by The James Joyce Centre, meticulously recreates the 1922 text.

Val's Kitchen

Real Food, Real Easy

Written by and Photographed by Valerie O'Connor

A comprehensive book by seasoned baker Valerie O’Connor, which covers all areas of cooking.

Irish Thatch

The picturesque, white-washed thatched cottage is an iconic emblem of Ireland and beautiful examples of this still-living craft can be found all over the island today. This beautiful new book is a celebration of the enduring beauty and wonder of Irish thatch. With full colour photographs throughout.

A Sailor Went to Sea, Sea, Sea

Favourite Rhymes from an Irish Childhood

Written by Sarah Webb, Illustrated by Steve McCarthy

Owls and pussycats, cockles and mussels, golden stockings, wiggly worms and rattlin’ bogs – they’re all here, and more. Another wonderful collection of rhymes to delight any child, from the author and illustrator Sally Go Round the Stars.

 

The Whiskeys of Ireland

Everything you always wanted to know about Irish Whiskey, the lifeblood of the people! The history, the difference between single malts and blends, the art of distilling and blending, and the explosion of new distilleries - learn how to taste as well as drink the water of life!

Fruit on the Table

Seasonal recipes from The Green Apron kitchen

Written by Theresa Storey, Photographs by Valerie O'Connor

Drawn on three decades of experience of The Green Apron farm, Fruit on the Table shows the versatility of fruit for jams, pickles, sauces and full meals!

The Heart and Soul of Kerry Football

Weeshie Fogarty's love of Kerry Gaelic Football has been lifelong. In this book he puts it all under the microscope - the different eras, styles and personalities, as well as picking his personal top Kerry fifteen ever.

Looking Back

The Changing Faces of Ireland

Forty years of photographing Ireland.

Irish life, urban and rural, and its evolution over four momentous decades, in a stunning collection of photographs by acclaimed press photographer Eric Luke. Irish people, places and pursuits, celebrity and everyday.

The River Shannon

Ireland's Majestic Waterway

The River Shannon is both a visitor’s and a photographer’s delight. This stunning waterway is a feast for the eyes in every season and every time of the day and night.

The Great Big Book of Irish Wildlife

Through the Seasons

Written by Juanita Browne, Illustrated by Barry Reynolds

A beautiful picture book tracking nature through the seasons in Ireland. It explores nature in your back garden as well as weird and wonderful natural phenomena, such as the metamorphosis from Tadpole to Frog; the Red Deer rut in autumn; or a starling flock in winter.

Lady of the Dance

The Choreographer Who Helped Michael Flatley Conquer the World

Written by Marie Duffy, With Eddie Rowley

Marie Duffy is the undisputed queen of Irish dancing: she has trained more world champions than any other teacher, and has been Michael Flatley’s right-hand woman for twenty years. 

Get a behind-the-scenes view of the world of professional Irish dance, and Marie's own fascinating & inspiring life.

Festival Fever

The Irish at Cheltenham

It is said the land level of Ireland rises a few feet every March because so many people have left for the National Hunt Festival at Cheltenham. Rivalry at this pinnacle of jump racing has always been keen but has risen to new levels in the 21st Century, with many Irish winners across all the races.

Philomena Begley

My Life, My Music, My Memories

Philomena Begley takes us from her happy beginnings as a bread-man’s daughter in Pomeroy through the devastating loss of her brother Patsy and the risks of touring Ireland at the height of the Troubles, right up to her fiftieth anniversary in show business in 2012 – her ‘gold and silver days’.

 

Living the Dream

In Ireland, Daniel O’Donnell is more than just a singing star: he has reached the status of 'national treasure'. It has been a long journey for the boy from Kincasslagh, County Donegal, and in Living the Dream he tells his story with his customary sense of humour and down-to-earth charm. 

Brian McDermott's Donegal Table

Delicious Everyday Cooking

Written by Brian McDermott, Photographs by Fox in the Kitchen, Foreword by Neven Maguire

Brian believes that tasty, healthy food based around local produce is something every family can enjoy through this collection of achievable, affordable and accessible recipes celebrating the best of Donegal’s warmth and traditions.