This book grew out of the author’s love for textiles and design, her interest in history and the discovery of the rich and varied collection of needlework and textiles in the Friends Historical

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Tipperary's Greatest Hurlers as compiled by Stephen Gleeson, the sports editor with Tippfm radio station. 35 of the greatest hurlers find a place in this book. It's about the glory of the blue and gol

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A History of the Volunteers/IRA in South Tipperary 1913-1921 with a preface by R.V.Comerford formerly Professor of Modern History at Maynooth First Edition 2018  Paperback  559 pages

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Ashling Morris

What an amazing little shop!! At the start of summer I simply left a school book list in and when I phoned yesterday to see were they able to source many of her books in good condition, to be told they have them all gathered bar one.

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The Hill We Climb by Amanda Gorman

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who can forget the wonderful recitation of this poem by Amanda Gorman on the occasion of Joe Biden’s inauguration. Available now in book form

Clodagh Grubb book, Samplers,Sewing& Simplicity in Quaker Ireland

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We now have signed copies of this book, limited numbers. The book outlines Quakerism in Ireland and is a mine of information. Available from our websi

Mother’s Day competition

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We recently ran a competition on our Facebook page to win a wonderful book hamper with some gorgeous extra treats to celebrate Mother’s Day 2021

Tipperary Game of My Life

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We are happy to have this book by Stephen Gleeson for sale in the shop and on our website. 35 of the greatest hurlers from Tipperary are celebrated in

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Kilcash and the Butlers of Ormond: Conflict and Kinship from the Middle Ages to the Great Famine

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We are happy to add this book to our website, it proved to be a very popular book on sale in the shop before Christmas. Although pricey at €50 , it