Girls Play Too
With a fairytale touch, RTÉ's Jacqui Hurley tells the stories of amazing Irish woman who have proved that being a girl is not a barrier to sporting success.
Each story is one of overcoming big challenges, and the role models celebrated here are sure to inspire the next generation of Irish sports women.
Featuring twenty-rive dazzling athletes, and with delightful drawings by five wonderful female Irish illustrators, Girls Play Too is a joyful celebration of some of our brightest and best sporting stars, and of all that you can achieve if you try your best and never give up on your dreams.
A preview of the book is available to view here.
Irish Book Awards: Specsavers Children’s Book of the Year (Senior) 2020 - Shortlisted
Author: Jacqui Hurley
Illustrators: Sinead Colleran, Rachel Corcoran, Jennifer Farley, Jennifer Murphy, Lauren O’Neill
Publisher: Merrion Press