Although he died at twenty-nine, having lived to see only one volume of his poems in print, today, 100 years after his death, the life of the Irish poet Francis Ledwidge continues to fascinate successive generations of r ...Quick View
France is under German control, Britain is in danger and the United States has yet to join the war. Ireland has succeeded in staying neutral – so far. But rumours about a British troop build-up in the North stoke fears ...Quick View
Lola Fitzpatrick is bright and ambitious but she's also headstrong and stubborn. When one evening, out of the blue, she has to make a life-changing choice, she decides quickly and rashly. And without a piece of vital inf ...Quick View
Betty O Fogarty is proud and clever. Spurred on by her belief in husband Seamus s talent as a violin-maker and her desire to escape rural life, they elope to Dublin. She expects life to fulfil all her dreams.
To her h ...Quick View
The rising star of Irish chefs shows you how to enjoy your favourite indulgent treats - without the guilt! Everyone loves a takeaway, but we have never been more aware of their impact on our health and our wallet. Adr ...Quick View
Absorbing first-person accounts of the hardship and also the heroism that occurred in Co. Kerry during Ireland's Great Famine of the1840s bring the period to life. Bryan MacMahon focuses on human stories rather than s ...Quick View
In 2015, Ireland will hold a referendum on the subject of extending marriage rights to same-sex people in the State. This referendum is the culmination of one of the most rapid and transformative changes in Irish society ...Quick View
This book sets out the records available for research on the history of County Westmeath families, where they can be accessed, and how they can be used to best effect. For each type of record, it describes the background ...Quick View
In Love in a Dark Time, Colm Tóibín looks at the life and work of some of the greatest and most influential artists of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. His subjects range from figures such as Oscar Wilde, born i ...Quick View
By 1912, a revolution had already taken place in Monaghan, a bloodless revolution that had resulted in the overthrow of one ruling elite to be replaced by another. What began in 1912 with the signing of the Ulster Solemn ...Quick View
Summer has arrived to the sleepy seaside town of Ballyanna and so too have some summer visitors ...American documentary maker Daniel O'Connell is renting Cable Lodge for the summer. He's hoping that three months research ...Quick View
Lilliput Press is delighted to be reissuing Traces of Peter Rice for the first time in paperback. This book is a collaborative enterprise, British, French and Irish, representing the countries where Peter Rice passed mos ...Quick View
Dublin, September 1940.
An IRA attempt to capture the British diplomatic bag on its way from Ireland to England leaves a Guard dead on the streets of Dublin. Two days later a pitched battle between warring gangs erup ...Quick View