Books tagged: ireland

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SUDEP - When Truth is the best option.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: British English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
SUDEP is the acronym for Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy. The Author's wife died suddenly as a result of Epilepsy. They were both aware of the risk of sudden death, having been so advised. When the Author attended a Seminar about SUDEP he was astounded to find that the risk is being concealed by Medical Personnel. He wrote this article which was first published in Epilepsy News.
The Shiny Red Honda
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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Growing up in rural County Waterford in the 1950/60's with my beautiful red Honda. The Mass path, crossroad dancing, travelling shows, being an Altar Boy, memories of an age of innocence. It is also about dreams and aspirations; a young man's entry into the world of work, and his brief flirtation with the music business. A story told as it was - warts and all
Daniel O'Connell, The Last King of Ireland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,650. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This is about revolution, duels, and love - love of girls until his marriage, and then of Mary, his devoted wife until the day she died. He became a lawyer, and as a barrister he won fame and fortune. As a politician he achieved greatness, and eventually became what was very close to being the ruler of Ireland ‒ the last, though uncrowned, King. The book is a novel, but historically accurate.
All Hallow's Eve
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Halloween Fantasy/Romance short story. Kathy loves Halloween - dressing up, the trick or treater’s costumes, decorations. This year she meets Quillan. Is he the real reason she only feels alive one day a year?
Josephine
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 43,100. Language: German. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sie ging schnell, setzte zügig Fuß vor Fuß, denn sollte sie auch nur einen Augenblick zu lange an einer Stelle verharren, würde die Hitze, die der Boden abstrahlte, sich durch ihre Schuhsohlen hindurch, unaufhaltsam den Weg über ihre Beine, bis hinauf in ihren Leib bahnen. Bis das Feuer sie zerriss ... Drei Frauen. Ein Theaterstück. Josephine.
The Trip to Bandon
Series: First Holy Communions in Cork. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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Many Irish parents get into a huge tizz over the their children's First Holy Communion. During the lead up to the Communion season newspapers and radio shows are full of parents worrying, over-spending, worrying, and asking for and doling out advice. In this story Kathleen and her mum and Nan go on a pleasantly aimless trip to Bandon to look for a tasteful dress.
Cousin Assumpta's Dress
Series: First Holy Communions in Cork. Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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Many little girls in Ireland borrow the dresses for their First Holy Communion from their big sisters or cousins. This is the tale of a girl who finds that her cousin's beautiful dress just does not fit her. She comes up with a clever, so she thinks, solution to the problem.
A Child's Eye View of The Faery Faith
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Spero Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion and Spirituality, Nonfiction » New Age » Angels and Fairies
The Faery Faith has been practiced by Christians and Pagans alike for hundreds of years, as documented by anthropologists including W. Y. Evans Wentz. In this book, you can discover the Folk of the Otherworld who have long been loved and feared by the people of Ireland and the other Celtic Nations.
Balor Reborn
Series: The Rebirth Cycle, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,050. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Old Ireland is returning, as an ancient evil arrives in Dublin. A single glance from his eye is all it takes to kill. Stephen Fox is haunted by the memory of his wife, and suffers from guilt at abandoning his new-born son. The spirit of the tyrant Balor has come back to take his vengeance on the country. A hero must rise in the unwilling form of Fionn Murray. Ireland will never be the same.
Mirror Image
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,460. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When the silence of my childhood was let out in the sun everything exploded around me and I was propelled back to the bastard child living in poverty stricken rural Ireland during and after WWII.