Carmel Uí Cheallaigh will talk about her recent book Irish Heroes for Children-Kevin Barry. A fantastic resource for homeschoolers. Suitable for ages 7-10.
Carmel Uí Cheallaigh is the author of seven children’s books in Irish and English. She started writing in 2010 and her first picture book Spidey was published by Cló Mhaigh Eo in 2012. She loves reading and writing picture books and reading and researching Irish History books and has been successfully published in both of these genres.
She has worked as a librarian in Dún Laoghaire for many years and uses this expertise to recommend suitable reading material for all ages. She has a special interest in reluctant readers. She works closely with primary and secondary schools around the country sharing her expertise on reading, book selection and all aspects of library set-up. Originally from Co Mayo, she now lives in Co Wicklow.
Between the Red Lines is an initiative of South Dublin Libraries & Arts.