Tag Archives: Ireland

Book Review: The Doctor’s Wife is Dead by Andrew Tierney

A mysterious death in respectable society: a brilliant historical true crime story In 1849, a woman called Ellen Langley died in Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. She was the wife of a prosperous local doctor. So why was she buried in a … Continue reading

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A Blog A Day: Holding by Graham Norton – Review

The remote Irish village of Duneen has known little drama; and yet its inhabitants are troubled. Sergeant PJ Collins hasn’t always been this overweight; mother of­ two Brid Riordan hasn’t always been an alcoholic; and elegant Evelyn Ross hasn’t always … Continue reading

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Book Review: Little Beauty by Alison Jameson

It’s 1975 and Laura Quinn has spent her entire life on the beautiful and desolate Whale Island but at 38 she is fast becoming a spinster. With the island folk convinced she is a bit odd, and her lover Martin … Continue reading

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