Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day With A Book

March 9, 2010

March 17 is St. Patrick’s Day, commemorating the patron saint of Ireland. So this is the perfect time to dive into an Irish book! Each of these tales has a prominent Irish theme, either taking place in Eire or featuring Irish or Irish-American characters. Click on the title to put a hold on the book (or audiobook) in the Library’s catalog.

The Fall of Light by Niall Williams

Anybody Out There? by Marian Keyes

The Navigator by Eoin McNamee

The Guards by Ken Bruen

Charming Billy by Alice McDermott

Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha by Roddy Doyle

Haunted Ground by Erin Hart

Angela’s Ashes: A Memoir by Frank McCourt

Pearl by Mary Gordon

The Return Journey by Maeve Binchy

The Death Of A Joyce Scholar: A Peter McGarr Mystery by Bartholomew Gill

The Mermaids Singing by Lisa Carey

The Secret Scripture by Sebastian Barry

The Case Of The Missing Books by Ian Sansom

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March 17 is St. Patrick’s Day, commemorating the patron saint of Ireland.  So this is the perfect time to dive into an Irish book!  Each of these tales has a prominent Irish theme, either taking place in Eire or featuring Irish or Irish-American characters.

The Fall of Light By Williams, Niall

Anybody Out There? By Keyes, Marian

The Navigator By Eoin McNamee

The Guards By Bruen, Ken

Charming Billy By McDermott, Alice

Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha By Doyle, Roddy

Haunted Ground By Hart, Erin

Angela’s Ashes: A Memoir By McCourt, Frank

Pearl By Gordon, Mary

The Return Journey By Binchy, Maeve

Death in Dublin: A Peter McGarr Mystery By Gill, Bartholomew

The Mermaids Singing By Carey, Lisa

The Secret Scripture by Sebastian Barry

The Case Of The Missing Books by Ian Sansom

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