Comedian David O’Doherty, a frequent visitor to Achill, has published a children’s novel based on Achill Island. Titled ‘The Summer I Robbed A Bank’ the story revolves around a plot to rob the travelling bank.
Update – David O’Doherty’s debut novel was awarded winner of the Specsavers Children’s Book of the Year (Senior) prize in the 2021 An Post Irish Book Awards.
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