Ferdia Mac Annas remembers his youth using old diaries and photographs. He includes the trials and tribulations of growing up in a bohemian household in Howth with a director father and wild-at-heart mother, his punk days in Dublin, and stardom as Rocky De Valera, before finding his love and his facing a brain haemorrhage and cancer.
Publisher: Hachette Books Ireland
Number of pages: 448
Weight: 250 g
Dimensions: 197 x 128 x 23 mm
"* 'Both hilarious and poignant, MacAnna's book has me reaching for words I'd long considered lost to my delinquent vocabulary. Heartwarming, unputdownable, inspiring...that sort of thing. - Evening Herald * 'The Last of the Bald Heads is an enjoyable, no-nonsense memoir from Ferdia MacAnna' - Sunday Tribune Magazine * 'the writing is fresh, honest, straighforward, and very entertaining.' - Irish Times Weekend Review"