‘Glenmalure, The Wild Heart of the Mountains’ is the first publication of its kind relating to Glenmalure and was meticulously researched and written by author Carmel O Toole over a number of years.
This hardback book has more than 300 pages with many excellent colour photographs and is a wonderful record of the oral heritage of Glenmalure.
The book was officially launched in November 2015 by eminent historian Dr Emmett O’Byrne before a 400-strong audience at the Glenmalure Lodge.
The book charts the history of Glenmalure from the earliest times to the present day, through times of war and rebellion as well as the social, educational and sporting history of the community and surrounding areas.
It is priced at €25 and is available to buy at Glenmalure Lodge,Rowley’s Rathdrum,Bridge St Books,Wicklow,Greystones Bookshop and local outlets.Orders can be made directly from Carmel at firstname.lastname@example.org