The Alone it Stands textbook package for Junior Cycle English includes a free accompanying Portfolio Book.
Alone It Stands by John Breen is the story of a 1978 rugby match between Munster and New Zealand’s All Blacks in Thomond Park, Limerick. Munster were victorious on the day and it remains the only time any Irish team have beaten the All Blacks. Alone It Stands features a host of characters from Munster and All Black players to coaches, press and the matchday crowd. All of their stories come together to create a fast-paced, wonderful play with all the hype, nerves and memories of this well-remembered rugby game. An engaging text for any student.