With the great outdoors being rather inaccessible at the moment, we’ve all been searching around the house for new forms of solitary entertainment. What better time to get stuck into a good book? And when it comes to good books… the Irish know their stuff.
While the internet is filled to the brim with exhaustive lists of “Must Read Irish Books ”, the literature of the Emerald Isle is so vast and diverse that attempting such a chronicle seemed like a never-ending task (in which we would always be doomed to miss out an era-defining work or two).
So instead, we compiled a pic’n’mix of Irish culture - from children’s fantasy to the intellectually obscure – making sure there’s something in there to satisfy the tastes of every kind of bookworm!