Daniel O'Connell - 'The Liberator' - lived a big, great and graphic life. Born in Kerry in 1775, he witnessed some of the most pivotal events in Irish and European history. Simply told for a young adult audience, with lively text and striking illustrations, this book brings Daniel O'Connell and his world to life.
Jody Moylan is a writer from the west of Ireland. For Jody, the book began with a visit to Dan's birthplace in southwest Kerry, and ended with a trip to Rome to seek out the Liberator's buried heart. He has written for all the national daily newspapers, including the Irish Independent and The Irish Times. Mateusz Nowakowski is a Polish artist based in Dublin and Warsaw. He has a degree in Visual Arts Practice from IADT and now practises illustration, drawing and printmaking.