Mother Jones – “She fought like a lion”

Mother Jones… ”she fought like a lion.” Blazing a Trail cover Congratulations to Sarah Webb and Lauren O’Neill authors of Blazing a Trail…Irishwomen Who Changed the World on being chosen by Irish readers, writers, publishers, book sellers and librarians as the National Book Tokens Children’s Book of the Year - Senior at the recent An … Continue reading Mother Jones – “She fought like a lion”

The Remarkable Story of Lily Boole

Ethel Lilian Voynich Author and journalist Alannah Hopkin will present the story of a remarkable Cork woman Ethel Boole otherwise known as Ethel Lilian Voynich or E.L.V. at the Maldron Hotel on Thursday 30th July at 2pm. Ethel Lilian Boole was born at Lichfield Cottage in Ballintemple, Cork on 11th May 1864 and baptised on … Continue reading The Remarkable Story of Lily Boole