Books by Publisher: O'Brien Press Ltd

    Woodcutter and his Family

    By Frank McGuinness

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    Hardback £10.85

    The World War intensifies in Europe. In Zurich a writer breathes his last imagining his life till now from his childhood in Dublin. The voices of his family circling him - wife, son, daughter. And James Joyce has saved for them one last story to delight and defy them: The...


    By John Wesson

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    Hardback £13.25

    Take a grand tour of Kerry and discover its people, landscape and wildlife - from the lush pastures of the North to the tranquil lakes of Killarney, from the other-worldly Skellig Islands to the serenity of the Blaskets and the rainbows and snow-capped mountains of Macgillycuddy's Reeks.

    Ireland's Ancient East

    By Carsten Krieger

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    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Take a photographic journey along Ireland's Ancient East, the official Bord Failte route, with this sumptuous book of 200 photographs, maps and quotations. The pictures will draw you into the history of Ireland from the stone age wonders of Newgrance, through viking conquests up to now.

    Short History of Irish Traditional Music

    By O hAllmhurain,Gearoid

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    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    The history of Irish traditional music, song and dance from the mythological harp of the Dagda to Riverdance, Lord of the Dance and beyond. Featuring the tradition's finest musicians and international names.

    Dublin: My Ireland Activity Book

    By Natasha Mac a'Bhaird

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    Paperback £6.65

    A bright and fun-filled activity book set in Dublin. Puzzles, games, colouring, stories and tons of interesting facts.

    Legendary Ireland

    By Eithne Massey

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    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    This beautiful book visits twenty-eight richly atmospheric sites and tells the mythological stories associated with them. Illustrated with evocative photographs and older etchings and prints, it draws the reader back into history and myth.

    Ireland's Beautiful North

    By Dominic Kearney

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    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    From the cliffs of Slieve League to the columns of the Giant's Causeway, from Belfast's copper domes to Donegal's pale sands, Ireland's Beautiful North introduces the complex rewards of Ulster.

    Brendan and the Blarney Stone

    By Stephen Walsh

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    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    When Brendan the leprechaun plays the tin whistle, the sound is sweeter than the sweetest songbird. But if only he could speak as well as he plays! His words spill out in a terrible jumble - he goes to the shop to buy peas and accidentally comes home with cheese!

    Big Pile of Blarney

    By Colin Murphy

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    Hardback £7.25

    The Irish are world masters at talking. The magic behind our silky, colourful and non-stop stories is a little thing called `blarney', or `the gift of the gab'. But what is it, you ask, and how can you get some for yourself?

    The Making of Mollie

    By Anna Carey

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    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    Mollie Carberry's life seems pretty dull until she discovers her older sister Phyllis is a suffragette! When she and her friend Nora get involved they must face the question of how far a girl should go for her beliefs.

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