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A Brave New Vision for Education in Ireland

Áine Hyland

This book documents the early years of the Dalkey School Project which set up Ireland’s first state-aided multi-denominational…MORE

Roots and Wings by Alex Koster M.Ed.

Roots and Wings

Alex Koster M. Ed.

The experience of childhood has changed dramatically over the last decades. Children and teenagers are presented with many…MORE

The Tree Swing – Tales from Riverside Farm – Book 1

Alma Jordan

‘Should you ever be in fear, call three times and I will hear!’ It’s finally summer at Riverside…MORE

The Big Brown Bull – Tales from Riverside Farm – Book 2

Alma Jordan

‘Should you ever be in fear, call three times and I will hear!’ A big brown bull has…MORE

The Red Tractor – Tales from Riverside Farm – Book 3

Alma Jordan

‘Should you ever be in fear, call three times and I will hear!’ It’s autumn on Riverside Farm.…MORE

Entertaining with Andrew Rudd

Andrew Rudd

Andrew Rudd shares his passion for delicious food and stylish entertaining in this beautifully illustrated cookbook that draws…MORE

Carried on Spirit Wings

Ann Maria Dunne

This is a terrific book. A book that will be read and passed around. It will be a…MORE

Storytellers, edited by Anna Fox

Storytellers

Anna Fox (editor)

A grandmother discovers a dead body on her morning walk. A stranded woman is forced to confront the…MORE

The Torchbearers

Bairbre Higgins

Seeking sanctuary, burnt-out fund manager Ariel Mignolet retreats to the New Mexican desert near Prospero, an isolated settlement…MORE

About Face by Bethany Barnett

About Face

Bethany Barnett

An explosion. A vow. A chance decision. Now each must live with the fallout from his actions. There…MORE

The Coup and Other Stories by Brendan Flood

The Coup and Other Stories

Brendan Flood

In this sparkling new collection of memoir and short fiction, Brendan Flood reveals himself to be a man…MORE

Balanced Body and Mind: A Complex Equation

C.J. Byrne

Balanced Body and Mind: A Complex Equation takes a holistic approach to weight loss, but it is much…MORE

A Winter’s Tail

Cara Collum

A Winter’s Tail by Cara Collum, is aimed at 0-5 year olds, it describes the mayhem created at…MORE

A Suggestion of Scandal

Catherine Kullmann

If only he could find a lady who was tall enough to meet his eyes, intelligent enough not…MORE

Words to Tie to Bricks

Centre for Talented Youth Ireland; Edited by Claire Hennessy

Broken hearts. Broken worlds. Broken windows. There’s something for everyone in this collection of new work by teenage…MORE

Catering To Your Imagination: CYTI 2014 Class

Centre for Talented Youth Ireland; Edited by Claire Hennessy

From time-travelling detectives to girls hidden in attics, from Angsty Teenage Poetry to awkward matchmaking events, from dark…MORE

A Place In My Heart

Charlie O’Sullivan

When Galway girl Charlie O’Sullivan goes on a fun holiday to Italy, love is the last thing on…MORE

Fin

Chistos Mouzeviris

Embrace the Darkness to Find the Light Doug Kelly is mentally and emotionally drained. Grieving and desperate, he…MORE

Inside Out

Chris Ricketts

He will kill the woman in his life. She will welcome her death. Joe plans to end his…MORE

Food Needs Labelling, People Don’t

Chris Ricketts

A journey from gender confusion to self-acceptance. Not everyone identifies as male or female. Chris Ricketts always knew…MORE

Going Solo on Lake Como

Ciara O'Toole

Sometimes flying by the seat of your pants is the best thing you can do … When Ciara…MORE

Uncoiling the Ropes

Clare Sheridan

1970s Ireland had a message for Clare Sheridan: ‘Girls don’t climb.’ But in an era when there was…MORE

Nicholas, When Santa was a Boy

Colin Deeny

Everyone knows Santa Claus comes once a year to leave gifts for all the good boys and girls.…MORE

Nicholas, Santa and the Big Hullabaloo

Colin Deeny

Nicholas and the mischievous elves are back for another adventure. This year the list of children is even…MORE

City of Ys

Colin Deeny

King Gradlon loves his daughter, Princess Dahut, more than anything. He loves her so much that he will…MORE

Nicholas, Santa uses his noggin by Colin Deeny

Nicholas, Santa Uses His Noggin

Colin Deeny & Martin Beckett (Illustrator)

Nicholas and the mischievous elves are back for another adventure! The elves have been asleep for months, but…MORE

The Girl From Clare

Críona Ní Gháirbhith

As a poet, essayist and memoir writer, Críona Ní Gháirbhith displays a keen eye for striking images and…MORE

Neighbours in Pettigo

Dan Dowling

The River Termon divides Pettigo both geographically and politically. Half of this small Ulster village is in County…MORE

Unbroken

Daphne Matthews Whelan

All of us are on a journey that takes us down many roads. Sometimes we take a wrong…MORE

Incitement

David Graham

Winner of the John Murray Show, RTÉ Radio 1/RTÉ Guide/Kazoo competition A brutal conflict unleashed. Who stands to…MORE

And So I Dare

And So I Dare

Denisa Vojtényi

And So I Dare is a collection of 7 real stories (interviews) from 7 different countries about 7 exceptional…MORE

Word of Mouth

Denise MacCarthy and Lia Mills (Editors)

Every year 300–400 people are diagnosed with mouth, head and neck cancers in Ireland. It can be a…MORE

Taking the Plunge

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To celebrate the opening of dlr LexIcon, the new library and cultural centre in the heart of Dún…MORE

Kelda

Dolores Lyons

Kelda is a true Viking girl and she loves adventure. Soon she and her family will leave Norway…MORE

Biomedical Controversies in Catholic Ireland

Don O’Leary

Ireland’s recent religious and social history have been turbulent. The repeal of the Eighth Amendment was a watershed…MORE

Excellent Exam Preparation

Donal Murphy

Excellent Exam Preparation is a comprehensive guide to succeeding in school, university and professional exams. Written in a…MORE

Stop Feeding Your Cancer: One Doctor’s Journey

Dr John Kelly

The link between animal protein and cancer became global news with the publication of an international lab study…MORE

A Prescription for Happiness

Dr Mark Rowe

In this groundbreaking book Dr Mark Rowe draws on philosophy, psychology and years of professional experience to explain…MORE

Gifted Education in Ireland and the United States

Edited by Jennifer H. Robbins.

Despite their similarities, gifted children remain a diverse group. They come from every background and have different interests,…MORE

Providing for the special needs of students with gifts and talents

Providing for the Special Needs of Students with Gifts & Talents

Edited by Jennifer Riedl Cross, Ph.D., Colm O’Reilly, Ph.D. and Tracy L. Cross, Ph.D.

How do we help students with special gifts and talents to achieve their potential? The support of parents,…MORE

Well Seasoned Stories – CTYI Mini Novel Writing Spring 2013

Edited by Jill Moriarty. Centre for Talented Youth, Ireland at Dublin City University

Magic, wonder and mystery are sprinkled across each page of these well-seasoned stories by the talented young writers…MORE

Beyond Hazel Bridge

Elizabeth Boyle

Introduction by Mary Marmion  “A wonderful semi-autobiographical novel by the girl who danced with Michael Collins. Skilfully reconstructed…MORE

Finding Your Way

Elizabeth McKenna

Inspired by her deep spirituality and guided by her ever-present angels, Elizabeth McKenna has walked and cycled many…MORE

Open

Eoin McCabe

Open is for those who are tired of trying to be happy, of trying to succeed or change,…MORE

No Bother

Ferdia Mac Anna

No Bother is a collection of new creative writing from Dundalk writers, compiled and edited by 2012/13 DkIT…MORE

An Equal Difference

G. S. Motola

G.S. Motola combines stunning images and thoughtful text in this revealing exploration of Iceland’s relationship with equality, feminism…MORE

Is that Fat Foreigner Rich?

Graeme Allen

In 1994, Irishman Graeme Allen arrived in Urumqi, China, the most landlocked city in the world. With barely…MORE

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Music for Valentine

Gregory Raftery

Summer 1954. The South Connemara coast. Idyllic summer days. Then a tragedy. Valentine, a young lad from Dublin…MORE

Ruby and Jack

Helen Ryan

Every day, when Jack passes Ruby’s house on his way to school, Ruby runs to the gate and…MORE

Gist of Lives and Lies

HJ Curtin

The Irish parliament has become radical, raucous and rancorous, trawling, brawling and bawling to hide its failure to…MORE

The Secrets of Grindlewood – The Queen’s Quest – Book 3

Jackie Burke

When Queen Lyra hears that the residents of Grindlewood garden have defeated the wicked warlock, she decides to…MORE

The Secrets of Grindlewood: The Secret Scroll – Book 2

Jackie Burke

Timber the brave malamute leads the enchanted animals of Grindlewood garden as they continue their perilous quest to…MORE

Harp Maiden – Web of Secrets – Book 2

Jackie Burke

After her dramatic escape from a burning Dower Hall, Evie is determined to find the magical Black Ruby…MORE

The Secrets of Grindlewood – Zora’s Revenge – Book 4

Jackie Burke

The banished sorceress Zora has returned and she is hungry for revenge. The peace-loving Wandeleis must prepare to…MORE

Harp Maiden

Jackie Burke

It’s 1899, and fourteen-year-old Evelyn Wells has just won the opportunity of a lifetime: a scholarship to study…MORE

The Secrets of Grindlewood

Jackie Burke

Who will solve the mystery of Grindlewood garden before it’s too late? The good witch Wanda has been…MORE

The Secrets of Grindlewood Book 5 Othelia's Orb

The Secrets of Grindlewood – Othelia’s Orb – Book 5

Jackie Burke

The Grindlewood Army is back! The children and their pets have found Othelia’s mysterious and powerful orb, but…MORE

Alannah, Lorcan and the Wolf

James Fallon

Only the strength of their friendship and the gifts they possess can save them. Alannah’s world is torn…MORE

Customer Experience Management Field Manual

Jeff Sheehan

BUILD YOUR CX PROGRAM TO COMPETE, INNOVATE, AND GROW. This field manual is a CX leader’s practical guide…MORE

An Irregular Piece of Sky and other poems by Jeffrey Sinclair

An Irregular Piece of Sky and Other Poems

Jeffrey Sinclair

Jeffrey Sinclair is a man of words and feelings who writes about life with all its joy and…MORE

Who Is Your Guru?

Jennifer Hudson

Who Is Your Guru? Is a collection of essays about psychotherapy, self-reflection and the impact they can have…MORE

Bosun’s Daughter

Joe Thuillier

A love story…a bar girl and a disgraced sea captain; a face off between two super powers; assassinations,…MORE

One for Sorrow, Two for Joy

John Killeen

Athlone in the 1950s – Guinness barges steam up the Shannon with their precious cargo; turf boats chug…MORE

The Seagull Who Won the Lotto by Julia Ni Cheallaigh

The Seagull Who Won The Lotto

Julia Ní Cheallaigh

Iarla is a young seagull from the Blasket Islands, off the Atlantic coast of West Kerry. After he…MORE

On Butterfly Wings

Karen Power

When Monique Chevalier’s boyfriend moves to to Dubai, his departure and the arrival of a mysterious letter force…MORE

Butterfly Barn

Karen Power

Three women, two continents, one dream Grace Fitzgerald is about to sign a contract with an American cruise…MORE

Saving Eden

Kevin Corcoran

Once the envy of Europe, Ireland’s pristine envirionment has been butchered beyond recognition. This destruction is shockingly evident…MORE

See You In Two Minutes, Ma

Linda Allen

“This is a gripping story that needs to be told and deserves to be heard. The urgency comes…MORE

Songs and Portobellos

M.A. McCormack

Song and Portobellos is a magical story set in the 1960s and it follows the lives of two…MORE

Songs and Portobellos III

M.A. McCormack

“I’m sorry to speak so bitter, but if there ever a divil in the form of a man…MORE

Songs and Portobellos II by MA MacCormack

Songs and Portobellos II

M.A. McCormack

You and I have often spoken of Hamlet, and as I write this, I come to mind of…MORE

The Truth Finds A Way

Margaret St. Leger

Eighteen-year-old Maria Kendall leaves Dublin to make her way in 1960s London as a student nurse. Innocent and…MORE

Goodbye, My Son

Marian O'Mahony

Brian O’Mahony was diagnosed with leukaemia at eighteen and died just a few months later. In Goodbye, My…MORE

On the Border

Marie McCartan

September 1921, and civil unrest is simmering across Ireland. At a rally in Armagh City, Michael Collins, the…MORE

The Green Platoon

Martin Hand

When a platoon of raw Irish Army recruits is sent to the Middle East on a UN peacekeeping…MORE

Under The Wild Sky

Mary Ryan

After centuries of oppression, trouble is fermenting in Ireland. As anti-English sentiment builds, trainee teacher Ellen Healy falls…MORE

Dublin Be Damned!

Maurice Curtis

Dublin occupies a unique place in Ireland’s social and cultural history. Dublin Be Damned! explores the iconic city…MORE

Playing With Skulls

Maurice Curtis

Set in the Dublin suburb of Harold’s Cross, this is the gripping story of growing up in an…MORE

Control and Constraints

Maurice Curtis

Militant Catholicism in 20th century Ireland found expression in the Catholic Action Movement. This became one of the…MORE

The Woman and the Rabbit

Michael Feeney Callan

Age, friends, family, sex and death. And love? At fifty Patricia is in crisis. Her life has been…MORE

Richard Harris – The Biography

Michael Feeney Callan

Richard Harris was as much renowned for his hellraising lifestyle as for his commanding performances. In this celebrated…MORE

A Chaplet of Roses

Michael Murphy

“Michael’s poetry expresses truths at once deeply personal and universal in their resonances. His poems continue to flower…MORE

The Ministry of Dreams

Michael Murphy

Michael Murphy’s poetry is an engaging and disarming expression of his distilled truth. At once accessible and profound,…MORE

An Argument for Sin

Mike Feeney Callan

Michael Feeney Callan’s love of poetry began at an early age, when he became fascinated by the mystery…MORE

Laura’s Spooky Show

Natasha Mac a’Bháird

‘The Star Club series has everything you need: friendship, excitement, suspense and even a little bit of magic.’…MORE

Dazzled by Daylight

Peter Cornish

Dazzled by Daylight is the true story of how its half-blind author built his childhood dream on a…MORE

Fun Unplugged

Peter Cosgrove

Fun Unplugged: Outsmart, entertain and amaze your friends! A fantastic book for kids to entertain and outsmart others…MORE

Family Unplugged

Peter Cosgrove

AN ACTIVITY BOOK THAT THE WHOLE FAMILY CAN ENJOY Looking for a way to spend some quality time…MORE

In the Hands of the People: A New Vision of Church

Phil Brennan

In the Hands of the People unravels the layers of what it means to be Church and penetrates…MORE

Insights Into An Unsighted World

Robert Thompson

Often when we encounter people with disabilities in our daily lives, we are unsure of how to react…MORE

The Longbourn Letters

Rose Servitova

Where Pride and Prejudice ends, a new relationship begins. Good-humoured but detached and taciturn, Mr Bennet is not…MORE

The Watsons

Rose Servitova and Jane Austen

“A gift for Austen fans everywhere – full of wit, informed imagination and palpable affection for Austen’s characters.”…MORE

Never a Dull Moment

Sean Stewart

Growing up in Belfast during the sixties and seventies wasn’t all bombs and bullets, doom and gloom –…MORE

A Present of an Orange

Seymour Cresswell

A Present of an Orange is a collection of twenty-four distinctive and entertaining new stories from Seymour Cresswell.…MORE

Adoption Stories

Sharon Lawless

Adoption was legalised in Ireland in 1952, since when, almost 45,000 legal adoptions have taken place.  It’s estimated…MORE

Anti Santy

Siobhán O’Hickey

Anti Santy and Gad are very cross with Santa because he always puts them on his naughty list…MORE

The Old House by Teresa Cahill

The Old House

Theresa Cahill

When Nora Croake unexpectedly inherits an old house and €1 million from her Uncle Richard, she is surprised,…MORE

The Lost Orchard

Theresa Hayes

The Lost Orchard is an intimate portrait of an Irish family in the wake of the Great War.…MORE

Spirituality: A User's Guide by Therese F. Hicks

Spirituality: A User’s Guide

Therese F. Hicks

The most rewarding journey is the one that leads to yourself. What you believe about yourself shapes your…MORE

Blackrock Athletic Club: An Epic Journey 1944–2019

Tom Kelly

Blackrock Athletic Club has travelled an epic Journey since 1944. From its small beginnings during World War II,…MORE

Fionn and the Legend of the Blood Emeralds

Tom O'Neill

Dark McLean is in a terrifying race to find a cure for the mystery illness that is rapidly…MORE

The Teenager’s Book of Life

Tony Griffin

Once in a while a book comes along  just when it is needed. Teenagers are coming of age…MORE

The Girl with The Treasure Chest

V A Fearon

Dani Fenton thought her life was sorted. But when her private and professional lives collide, she is forced…MORE

The Thirsty Stranger by V. A. Fearon

The Thirsty Stranger

V.A. Fearon

Dani Fenton is back. She’s fresh out of prison with a new attitude, and she finally got the…MORE