From time to time when flicking through newspapers, magazines and books you can be inspired by a saying or a few words that lift your spirits or allow you to pause for thought. Mary Kennedy has been a long time collector of such sayings and quotes from both home and abroad and over time has amassed quite a considerable collection. These words have given moments of comfort, solace, humour and contemplation throughout her life.This wonderful collection has been compiled for the first time in a beautiful gift book. In addition, Mary shares her personal thoughts about what these words and sayings have meant to her over the years.
Mary is well known to all of us from her success co-hosting Open-House and more recently as a presenter on Nationwide. She is embraced by the nation as a very familiar and welcome face on our TV screens. Following the success of Marys biography Paper Tigers, find out more about the woman in front of the lens in this personal collection and benefit from the words, sayings and quotes that have inspired!
Mary Kennedy presents popular television programme Nationwide and is one of Ireland's best-loved broadcasters, whose varied career in RTÉ has spanned more than three decades, and saw her host the Eurovision Song Contest in 1995. She is the author of Lines I Love, a book of stories and quotations, and a memoir Paper Tigers. Lines for Living is her third book. Mary, a mother of four, lives in Dublin.