Ep 260 Gráinne Mhaol, Pirate Queen & What would the Spice Girls Do?

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Nov 22, 201844m
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Ep 260 Gráinne Mhaol, Pirate Queen & What would the Spice Girls Do?
Nov 22 '1844m
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Anne Chambers's biography of Grace O'Malley, the 16th-century pirate queen, has never been out of print in the 40 years since it was first published, such is the fascination with her story. A special anniversary edition has just been printed and on today's show, Anne Chambers talks to Róisín about how discovering the truth behind the legend of Gráinne Mhaol changed her life. Plus: Jennifer speaks to journalist Lauren Bravo about her book, What Would The Spice Girls Do? A joyous and energetic celebration of girlhood, friendship and pop culture.

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