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Maureen O'Carroll named one of the Top 100 Irish Australians of All Time by the Irish Echo newspaper, Australia July 2019.
New memoir of famed Irish Australian cellist who refused to play Rule Britannia - IrishCentral
New memoir celebrates the life of Irish Australian cellist - Irish Echo Australia
Story of music and irrepressible Irish immigrant family - The Jamaica Gleaner
Leora O'Carroll to Speak at Marina Del Ray Library, May 18th, 2019 - LA County Library
Writer Leora O’Carroll on penning a memoir with her mother Sydney Symphony Orchestra cellist Maureen O’Carroll - The Daily Telegraph
♪ The Boulevard Sentinel selects Maureen O'Carroll Memoir as its St. Patrick's Day pick. Visit it here.
♪ From Sydney's Inner West Courier:

♪ Recently ranked #10 on this Amazon “Hot New Releases” list:

Selected as IrishCentral's Book of the Month - IrishCentral


♪ May 18th, 2019 Author Talk, Marina Del Rey Libary, 2PM.
♪ June 29th, 2019 Author Talk, Sydney, Australia, Private Event.
♪ August 24th, 2019 Author Fair, Manhattan Beach Library, 2PM.
♪ September 7th, 2019 Author Talk, Hermosa Beach Library, 2PM.
♪ September 8th, 2019 Author Talk, The Wren Theatre, Hollywood, 4PM. Hosted by the LA Celtic Arts Center.
♪ September 25th, 2019 Author Talk, Topanga Library, 6PM.

Maureen O'Carroll

♪ Maureen O'Carroll named one of the top 100 Irish Australians by Irish Echo Australia, June 2014
Whizzes of Oz: Irish success stories in Australia - The Irish Times
Gifted cellist was also a rebel - The Sydney Morning Herald

May Gahan O'Carroll - 1916 Rising

May Gahan on 1916 Honor Roll - National Museum of Ireland
No Ordinary Women: Irish Female Activists in the Revolutionary Years 1900 - 1923 by Sinead McCoole, Margaret Ward
Guns and Chiffon by Sinead McCoole
Every Dark Hour: A History of Kilmainham Jail by Niamh O'Sullivan
1916 The Rising Handbook by Lorcan Collins