New Arrivals

Hotel Flamingo: Holiday Heatwave

Hotel Flamingo: Holiday Heatwave Alex Milway on BorrowBox with Wexford Public Libraries
Author: 
Alex Milway
ISBN: 
9781848128064
Added: 
10th March

Welcome to Hotel Flamingo: the sunniest hotel in town!

An enchanting four-book series featuring the adventures of Anna and her array of animal friends

The temperature is rising, which can only mean one thing: it's summer! Bookings are up at Hotel Flamingo and the hotel is getting busy. Anna is excited to receive word from King Penguin royalty asking to holiday in their Royal Suite. But there's a lot to get done, and it's not easy to manage the needs of the penguins when there's a heatwave on and a huge ice shortage. Help!

Below the Big Blue Sky

Below the Big Blue Sky by Anna McPartlin on BorrowBox with Wexford Public Library Service
Author: 
Anna McPartlin
ISBN: 
9781838770815
Added: 
10th March

How do you pick up the pieces when the person that held them together is gone?

When forty-year-old Rabbit Hayes dies, she leaves behind a family broken by grief. Her mother Molly is distraught and in danger of losing her faith. Her father Jack spends hour upon hour in the family attic, poring over his old diaries, losing himself in the past.

Rabbit's brother Davey finds himself suddenly guardian to her twelve-year-old daughter Juliet. Juliet might be able to fill a hole in Davey's heart - but how can he help Juliet through her grief when he can barely cope with his own?

Dream Big An Irishwoman's Space Odyssey

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Author: 
Niamh Shaw
ISBN: 
9781781177167
Added: 
26th February

What do you do with impossible dreams? When do you let them go? 

Niamh Shaw, scientist, engineer and performer, had always felt that something was missing in her life.

Stepping away from a full-time academic career, she initially thought that it might be acting. But when in that career, she knew that she still hadn't found what she was looking for.

Rocking the System Fearless and Amazing Irish Women Who Made History

Rocking the System Fearless and Amazing Irish Women Who Made History
Author: 
Siobhán Parkinson
ISBN: 
9781912417087
Added: 
22nd February

Twenty gutsy women who have changed history.

Twenty illustrated essays on Irish women, historical and contemporary, who have defied cultural norms around femininity and achieved great things.

The subjects include Irish women from Queen Medb to Eileen Gray, from Constance Markievicz to Sonia O'Sullivan, covering stateswomen, artists, writers, activists and rebels of all kinds. Written by multi award-winning author and first Laureate na nÓg (Irish Children's Laureate), Siobhán Parkinson.

The Sparsholt Affair

The Sparsholt Affair by Alan Hollinghurst is available in eBook and eAudion with Wexford Public Libraries free on BorrowBox
Author: 
Alan Hollinghurst
ISBN: 
9781447211457
Added: 
9th February

The Sparsholt Affair is the long-awaited sixth novel from the supreme stylist of British fiction and previous winner of the Man Booker Prize.

From Oxford during the dark days of the Second World War to contemporary London, this is a masterly novel about sexuality, art and family secrets.

The Wreck

The Wreck by Meg Keneally available in eBook & eAudio with Wexford Public Libraries.
Author: 
Meg Keneally
ISBN: 
9781838771386
Added: 
9th February

An epic historical adventure about rebellion and revolt in 19th century Australia.

Rebel. Radical. Stowaway. Survivor.

I will go with the men when they rise. Women hunger and women die, so women must also fight.

1820, London.

Sarah McCaffrey, fleeing arrest for her part in a failed rebellion, finds herself alone and on the run. She boards the Serpent, bound from London to the colony of New South Wales - and when the captain's reckless actions lead the ship to be dashed onto Sydney's notorious rocks, Sarah is the only survivor.