Picture for category Irish Biography

Irish Biography

3 Items in Grid 4 Items in Grid List
Filter by attributes

A Ghost in the Throat

Availability: In Stock
Winner of the An Post Irish Book Awards Non-Fiction Book of the Year... A Dubray Staff Recommended Read... A fluid hybrid of essay and autofiction to explore the ways in which a life can be changed in response to the discovery of another's - in this case, Eibhli n Dubh Ni Chonaill's Caoineadh Airt Ui Laoghaire, famously referred to by Peter Levi as `the greatest poem written in either Ireland or Britain during the eighteenth century.'

Boy 11963 - An Irish Industrial School Childhood and an Extraordinary Search for Home

Availability: In Stock
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read... A true-life account of a lost child, a search for his mother, and a scandal that rocked a nation.
€16.99 €20.25

Corpsing: My Body and Other Horror Shows

Availability: In Stock
Nora Ephron meets Bram Stoker in Sophie White’s vivid and ambitious literary non-fiction collection.

Standing in Gaps: A Memoir

Availability: In Stock

What Matters Now: A Memoir of Hope and Finding a Way Through the Dark

Availability: In Stock
From the Number One Bestselling author of a Day Called Hope comes his powerful new memoir.
€14.99 €20.25

Thin Places

Availability: In Stock
A breathtaking mix of memoir, nature writing and history: this is Kerri ní Dochartaigh’s story of a wild Ireland, an invisible border, an old conflict and the healing power of the natural world.
€15.99 €20.25

OK, Let's Do Your Stupid Idea

Availability: In Stock
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read. Funny, gripping, and sometimes heartbreaking essays from a big new comic talent.
€13.99 €17.55

The Hitmen: The Shocking True Story of a Family of Killers for Hire

Availability: In Stock
€16.99 €20.25

Beyond The Tape: A Memoir

Availability: In Stock
A riveting insider perspective from Ireland's former state pathologist Marie Cassidy.
€16.99 €21.60

The Education of an Idealist

Availability: In Stock
'Her highly personal and reflective memoir ... is a must-read for anyone who cares about our role in a changing world' Barack Obama THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR AN ECONOMIST BOOK OF THE YEAR A TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT BOOK OF THE YEAR
€14.00 €14.85