The Open Door Series: As Gaeilge

The Open Door Series: As Gaeilge was launched on Wednesday, 3 October by the star of Ros na Rún and the winner of Celebrity Jigs ’n’ Reels, Gavin O’Fearraigh, in front of a celebratory audience in the Royal Irish Academy, Dawson Street.

The Irish Language edition of the Open Door series, the brainchild of best-selling author Patricia Scanlan (past pupil of Dominican College), was facilitated by New Island Publisher Edwin Higel, and by Muireann Ní Mhoráin (past teacher of Dominican College) of An Chomhairle um Oideachas Gaeltachta & Gaelscolaíochta.

Published for the first time in the Irish language, previous Open Door stories by literary superstars such as Roddy Doyle, Marian Keyes, John Connolly, Deirdre Purcell, Julie Parsons, Vincent Banville, Maeve Binchy and Patricia Scanlan have now been released in a special edition - As Gaeilge! Contributing authors Patricia Scanlan, Deirdre Purcell and Julie Parsons all attended on the night.

You can buy these books online from New Island Publishing