Various interviews and articles related to both books:

Pure Grit: Stories of Remarkable People Living with Physical Disability

Various August 2021


The Brendan O’Connor Show

Mary McCarthy, Irish Times 


Trinity Today (page 65)


Cerebral Palsy Foundation, Facebook Live

KATU-TV, Afternoon Live

Fox 9 Minneapolis-St Paul

KSTP-TV, (Minneapolis)

Twin Cities Pioneer Press

Jessica Long, who features in Pure Grit interviewed with reference to the book on Today Show, Yahoo! Entertainment, and E! News   (Pure Grit segment on The Today Show)

Spastic Diplegia–Bilateral Cerebral Palsy

Irish launch Nov 2020

The Late Late Show

Alison O’Connor, Irish Examiner

Mary McCarthy, Irish Independent

Belfast Telegraph

Full recording of launch


Richard Curran’s interview with Tommy for RTÉ radio 1, The Business programme (Sept 2020).

Cerebral Palsy Foundation Facebook live with Tommy and Lily (Nov 2020)

Hendrik Habermann’s interview with Lily. Based in Germany, Hendrik is host of The Superdad Entrepreneur podcast channel. (Oct 2020).

Roger Brooks’s interview with Lily. Roger is host of the American Real podcast channel (Aug 2020).

Video of Lily and Tommy talking about the book, published by Gillette Children’s Healthcare Press for World CP day (Oct 2020).

Paul Gross’s interview with Lily for CP Research Network (July 2020).

U.S. launch March 2020



Access Press

Pioneer Press

U.S. launch of book and Gillette Children’s Healthcare Press