A Song for the Forest
By: Tom Mongan
Stories from Connemara
A humorous tour of forestry and songs around Ireland in the era of the showbands; seen through the eyes of a Connemara lad. Stories of working for the forestry, his first bike and car, his mother’s prayers, the accident, romance and dancing all make for an enjoyable read.
Written by Tom Mongan from Letterfrack, Connemara, Co. Galway Ireland.
first published in 2014, reprinted 2016
This is the first of two books the second book is called A journey across years.