You're Grand

You're Grand : The Irishwoman's Secret Guide to Life

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Irish Women have been around for ages - some would say almost as long as Irish Men. We've learned a lot in that time but, until now, we haven't shared it. Perhaps being shushed by priests/foreign invaders/the wind for too long has taken its toll - but our time has finally come to speak out.
Here comedian Tara Flynn shares the wisdom of the Irishwoman, and why she holds the keys to success in life and how to live it - especially the rough bits. Armed with her all-purpose 'You're grand' philosophy, there is nothing the Irishwoman can't weather (even the weather).
Need dating advice?
Ask an Irishwoman.
Need a recipe for brown bread?
We're your gals.
Worried about death?
Don't be!
Put the fun back in funeral!

Covering all things grand, from the grand basics starter pack, to how to spice up your love life (a lesson in 'Irotica', anyone?) - if this book doesn't change your life (and it will), it might just help you laugh at it.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 186 x 205 x 24mm | 304g
  • Castleknock, Ireland
  • English
  • 1444797743
  • 9781444797749
  • 618,688

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Flynn definitely finds the LOLs lurking behind the tears of Irish womanhood ... If there isn't enough in this book to make you giggle, then you're not trying hard enough--Irish Times Intelligently written ... a great read. Funny, warm and affectionate--Irish Examiner A humorous account of the wisdom that Irish women have acquired ... [You're Grand is] as lippy as it is tongue-in-cheek--Sunday Times
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About Tara Flynn

Tara Flynn was born in Kinsale in Co. Cork but moved to Dublin to work as an actress. As a comedian, she has performed all over Ireland and the UK doing stand up and improv, as well as numerous radio & TV appearances including Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle, Line of Duty and Irish Pictorial Weekly. Recently she's come to international attention for her satirical videos, most notably the anti-racism piece Racist B-and-B. Tara is married and lives in Dublin with her husband, a dog and a cat. You're Grand is her first book.
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