Book Review – Deadly Irish History: The Celts

Book Review – Deadly Irish History: The Celts

This is a charming, funny and informative book written by John Farrelly. It is written about the Celts in Iron Age Ireland. “Irish history isn’t boring … It’s Deadly!” •Did you know that the Celts were the first people to invent the traffic jam! •And that the first...
Book Review – The Story of Ireland

Book Review – The Story of Ireland

Story: This book tells you all about important things that happened years ago in Ireland. It starts with the Ice Age all the way up to Riverdance! Every chapter isn’t long, about 1-2 pages and each chapter is about something new. I liked that because it didn’t get...
Book Review – Michael Collins Hero and Rebel

Book Review – Michael Collins Hero and Rebel

“Michael Collins – Hero and Rebel” is a fictional novel written by Eithne Massey. It tells the story of Irish hero Michael Collins who, from his childhood in West Cork vowed to fight for an independent Ireland. This is an amazing book with an inspiring story behind...
World War Two Resource Pack

World War Two Resource Pack

The World War Two Resource Pack is a large collection of resources with 31 files containing 352 pages of downloadable resources. It includes resources about World War Two as well as The Emergency in Ireland. There are a variety of resources in the pack including...
Book Review – Kilmainham Gaol

Book Review – Kilmainham Gaol

I was very excited on Tuesday when my teacher handed me “Kilmainham Gaol” by Andrew O’ Connor, to read and review. I love history and really enjoyed studying the stories of the famine and the 1916 rising which had strong links to the Gaol. This book is a reflection of...