Irish Literature

For a comparatively small island, Ireland has made a disproportionately large contribution to world literature in all its branches. Irish literature encompasses the Irish and English languages.

New Releases Tagged "Irish Literature"

Annie’s Stories (Ellis Island, #2)
The Night Gardener
Frog Music
Dark Witch (The Cousins O'Dwyer Trilogy, #1)
Hounded (The Iron Druid Chronicles, #1)
A Week in Winter
Faithful Place (Dublin Murder Squad, #3)
The Night Gardener
Hunted (The Iron Druid Chronicles, #6)
The Book of Tomorrow
The Last Guardian (Artemis Fowl, #8)
Minding Frankie
A Place Called Here
The Spinning Heart


  • Rules of Harte by Brooke  Harris
    Rules of Harte
    Release date: May 23, 2014
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  • Popular Irish Literature Books

    A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
    Angela's Ashes (Frank McCourt, #1)
    The Importance of Being Earnest
    Gulliver's Travels
    Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha
    The Third Policeman
    In the Woods (Dublin Murder Squad, #1)
    The Gathering
    At Swim-Two-Birds
    Circle of Friends by Maeve BinchyAngela's Ashes by Frank McCourtIn the Woods by Tana FrenchDaughter of the Forest by Juliet MarillierTara Road by Maeve Binchy
    Best Fiction Set in Ireland
    272 books — 215 voters
    Brave Margaret by Robert D. San SouciO'Sullivan Stew by Hudson TalbottJamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato by Tomie dePaolaBallywhinney Girl by Eve BuntingJamie O'Rourke and the Pooka by Tomie dePaola
    Children's Books about Ireland
    97 books — 17 voters

    Vivian Mercier
    [Waiting for Godot] has achieved a theoretical impossibility—a play in which nothing happens, that yet keeps audiences glued to their seats. What's more, since the second act is a subtly different reprise of the first, he has written a play in which nothing happens, twice.
    Vivian Mercier

    If there were only three Irishmen in the world you'd find two of them in a corner talking about the other.
    María Brandán Aráoz

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