Multi-award-winning singer Philomena Begley is an Irish country star whose international career in show business spans fifty-five years. Philomena lives in Galbally, County Tyrone with her husband, Tom, and she is a proud mother of three and a grandmother of five. When not entertaining the masses, Philomena enjoys spending time with her family, following Tyrone GAA and baking. Emma Heatherington is a bestselling author from Donaghmore, County Tyrone. Her novels include the UK Top Ten Amazon Kindle hit The Legacy of Lucy Harte (HarperImpulse, HarperCollins, 2017) which is also translated internationally. Emma has also penned three stage musicals and over sixty educational short films and plays. She lives with her partner, Jim McKee, and together they have five children aged from 2 to 21 years old.
this warm, humoured insight into a life filled with country music and on the road banter makes for addictive reading and Philomena's life story is colourful, surprising and uplifting* The News Letter *
a great book of her amazing life and times-- Nathan Carter * Sunday World *
Philomena at her most loveable, telling good yarns in a humble way about her career ... Begley's book will be a top stocking filler-- Fr Brian D'Arcy * Sunday World *