Colm Keane is one of Ireland’s most successful authors, with eight No. 1 bestsellers and numerous top-five bestsellers to his credit. Colm Keane’s works include three No. 1 chart-toppers on the Italian stigmatic Padre Pio. A further study of St. Thérèse of Lisieux, which was co-written with his wife, former RTÉ newsreader Una O’Hagan, also reached No. 1 in the non-fiction charts.
Their latest publication, The Book of St. Brigid, became a bestseller when it was launched in September 2021. The book features the life story and miracles of the iconic abbess, bishop, feminist and saint, Brigid of Kildare, including her legacy to the present day.
Many of Colm’s other titles explore the mysteries of death and dying. They contain hundreds of personal testimonies concerning near-death experiences and deathbed visions. Critics have described the books as ‘fascinating,’ ‘extraordinary,’ ‘compelling’ and ‘fearlessly delving into the bowels of the unknown.’ Three of them – Going Home, We’ll Meet Again and Heading for the Light – were chart-toppers.
His groundbreaking book, Heading for the Light, was also a No. 1 bestseller and outlines the ten stages we go through when we die.