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When Irish Eyes are Beguiling: 10 Lively Irish Romance Novels

Ireland has an undeniable mystique, and Irish romance novels possess an extra special oomph. Find the best reads here.

7 Essential Classic Books of Ireland

Get an introduction to some of Ireland's classic books, including The Plough & the Stars by Sean O'Casey.

7 Books to Help You Understand What’s Happening in Ireland

Learn more about The Troubles and violence in Northern Ireland through nonfiction and fiction, including Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland by Patrick Radden Keefe.

5 Emerging Irish Writers to Watch

Looking for fiction and nonfiction by writers in Ireland? Add these emerging Irish writers and their work--from essays to dystopian fiction--to your TBR.

3 on a YA Theme: YA Books Set in Ireland

If you've ever wanted to visit Ireland but lacked the funds for a plane ticket, pick up of of these YA books set in Ireland!

A Reader’s Guide to Repealing the 8th

Books to pick up to understand the history and cultural context behind Ireland's recent vote to repeal its 8th amendment, which banned abortion.

In the Library with My Crisis of Faith

How a Catholic upbringing in Ireland pushed one reader out of organized religion, into the library, and on a path toward a new understanding of spirituality.

Literary Tourism: County Kerry, Ireland

When you find yourself in County Kerry in Ireland, you're in for a rich world of literary tourism.

Understanding the Real Ireland: Hardship and Change

Reading recommendations to help you understand the hardships and changes in Irish history.

Literary Tourism: Ireland Outside of Dublin

Our favorite literary tourism destinations in greater Ireland, from Belfast to Limerick.