John Burke is a retired primary school teacher and was Teaching Principal of Passage East National School from 1980 to 2009. He has always been interested in environmental studies, local history and exploring Ireland. He is currently Chairperson of Waterford Teachers.
Get ready to go on an exciting adventure around Ireland. Unleash your imagination and sense of adventure as you discover Ireland like you’ve never seen it before!
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IT'S A TIME-TRAVELLING JOURNEY THROUGH IRELAND ... IT'S A HISTOROPEDIA!It's A Time-Travelling Journey Through Ireland ...It's A Historopedia! Buckle up and get ready to travel back in time with John and Fatti Burke's new ...Quick View
Irelandopedia is a breathtakingly exciting collection of natural wonders and exciting experiences from every corner of Ireland. Children will love this tie-in activity pack in which they can colour, spot the difference, ...Quick View
Following the bestselling Irelandopedia, Shauna Burke compiles a companion quiz book.Are you a human sponge? Do you thirst for facts, trivia and knowledge? If so, this is the book for you! Based on the hugely popular Ire ...Quick View
Colour ...spot the difference ...test your knowledge ...join the dots ...search and find ...the Historopedia Activity Book provides hours of entertainment for you and your family! Name the Irish presidents, design your o ...Quick View
A visual introduction to Ireland's language for young and old - learn your first thousand words, discover your culture and enjoy the fabulous quirks and features of your native tongue! This is the third book from the bes ...Quick View
Granuaile was a historic icon, fearless leader and Ireland's original rebel girl. The first in a new series of books for children, of inspirational Irish lives by Irelandopedia and Historopedia authors John and Fatti Bur ...Quick View
Learn about the life and times of Brian Boru in the second book in John & Fatti Burke's Little Library.Learn about the life and times of Brian Boru in the second book in John & Fatti Burke's Little Library
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The third book in the Little Library series. When your collection is complete, you'll have a little library - and big knowledge! Discover the revolutionary that was Constance Markievicz! She wanted Ireland to become free ...Quick View
The history of Roscommon in the 1912-23 period is one of transition to new political allegiances while retaining old economic desires. Almost wholly dependent on agriculture to fuel the local economy and sustain the coun ...Quick View
A picture book that introduces children to Antarctic explorer Tom Crean, a key member of Captain Robert Scott and Ernest Shackleton's most famous expeditions - the fourth book in the Little Library series.Tom Crean was o ...Quick View