Comedian, bestselling author and broadcaster, hailing from the small Co. Cork village of Dripsey, Colm O’Regan has stood up and made people laugh all over the world.
Colm’s debut book Isn’t It Well For Ye, The Book Of Irish Mammies was the fifth best-selling Irish published book in 2012 and has remained in the best-sellers list for nearly a year after being published. It was also nominated for an Irish Book Award and appeared in the Sunday Independent, Sunday Business Post and Liveline Books of the Year. It’s warm and funny observations are a hit with people of every gender, age and background (Available here at Amazon link).
It sprang from the equally successful @irishmammies twitter account which Colm continues to write. Set up in early 2012, the account has more than 130,000 followers making it one of the top 40 accounts in Ireland.
Colm’s second Irish Mammies book, That’s More Of It Now, was another big Irish bestseller in autumn 2013.