Staggeringly, it is estimated that for 70 to 80 million people across the globe, Ireland is "the old country." Here is a charming celebration of the old country, for all those who are Irishâ€”or Honorary Irish.Celebrating everything that's wonderful about the green isle and its people, ranging from geographical wonders to cultural symbols, literary genius to enduring monuments, Blarney Stone to Molly Malone, there is something in this gift book for everyone. Mini-biographies of great Irish men and women cover everyone from Yeats to Bono. Full of entertaining quotations and fascinating facts, Best of Irish is a lovely book championing the achievements, quirks, and cultural wealth of Ireland.
Author BiographyHannah Mulholland was born in Dublin and worked as a freelance journalist in Ireland before moving to London where she is now a copywriter.