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Abbeylara

The Tragic Shooting of John Carthy

On 20 April 2000 John Carthy emerged from his home in Abbeylara, County Longford after a twenty-five hour stand-off with the police.

Afraid of the Dark

The Tragic Story of Robert Holohan

Robert Holohan's murder in January 2005 shocked the entire country. Here is the full, tragic story, told by a Cork-based journalist who covered it right from the start.

The Black Widow

The Catherine Nevin Story

The incredible story of the murder which gripped the nation.

Cracking Crime

Jim Donovan - Forensic Detective

The extraordinary first hand account of Dr. Jim Donovan's life and work as head of Ireland's Forensic Science Laboratory.

Death in December

The story of Sophie Toscan du Plantier

Death in December is the fascinating and compelling story of how an independent and beautiful woman sought peace and sanctuary and instead found violence and the ultimate terror.

Deep Deception

The relentless investigation to bring George Gibney, Derry O’Rourke, Ger Doyle and other abusers to justice

The world of Irish swimming has seen appalling series of child sexual abuse scandals. George Gibney, Derry O'Rourke, Frank McCann and Ger Doyle were all trusted coaches who betrayed their athletes in the worst possible way. This is the definitive account of the tragic abuse scandals.

 

Detective

A Life Upholding the Law

The inside story of a lifetime spent fighting crime, from local Garda in Kildare to Detective Superintendent, tackling everything from small local crimes to major national and international investigations.

 

Gangland

The Shocking Exposé of the Criminal Underworld

Number 1 Bestseller
Gangland! investigates who is pulling the strings behind the scenes - the families that form the Irish mafia - and examines the way in which their net has spread across Ireland and beyond.

The General

Godfather of Crime

The extraordinary life and crimes of Martin Cahill, gangster, criminal mastermind, MOST WANTED MAN. Now a major film from John Boorman

Holy Terrors

A Boy, Two Brothers, A Stolen Childhood

Chilling, passionate and unflinching, this is the story of how one boy survived the terrors of Ireland’s notorious institutions and made a real life for himself.

Hostage

Notorious Irish Kidnappings

The inside stories of Ireland's most famous abduction cases.

Insider

Gerry Bradley's Life in the IRA

Senior IRA man Gerry Bradley speaks out for the first time - without permission from the IRA.

“A riveting read” The Sunday Times

The Joy

Mountjoy Jail. The shocking, true story of life on the inside

One man's story of life in The Joy – compulsive, chilling and frank. A no-holds-barred account of a criminal's time in the notorious Dublin prison, as revealed to journalist Paul Howard.

New introduction by the author.

Life Sentence

Murder Victims and their Families

Based on personal interviews with victims' families, Catherine Cleary tells the horrific stories of twelve murders and how their families have survived the ordeal.

Mean Streets

Limerick’s Gangland

This book by journalist Barry Duggan explains, among other things, how this vibrant, modern, sporting city become home to a ruthless criminal underworld

Mother From Hell

Two Brothers, a Sadistic Mother, a Childhood Destroyed.

Starved, beaten and sent out to steal by their mother, Kenneth and Patrick Doyle's story is a catalogue of abuse.