In the book Bright Bewildering Green, the author, local man John Hughes, describes growing up on a farm in Cladymore in the 1950s. Orphaned at an early age, John hankered after a new life and moved to England to find it at the age of fifteen.

Bright Bewildering Green by John Hughes was published by The Lilliput Press, Dublin in 1991.

Front cover of 'Bright Bewildering Green'.