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#Books

# books - Saturday 20 May, 2017

11 twisty, suspenseful novels to read on your holidays

A few page-turners to eat up on your sun lounger.

# books - Sunday 26 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Transgender teens, blended families and feminism - the new breed of children's books Diversity

Transgender teens, blended families and feminism - the new breed of children's books

We ask experts about the move towards diversity on the bookshelves.

# books - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie A spy novel set in Dublin during the 1940s Emergency chosen as this year's One City One Book Echoland

A spy novel set in Dublin during the 1940s Emergency chosen as this year's One City One Book

Echoland, by Joe Joyce, follows novels such as Dubliners, Dracula and Strumpet City to be chosen for the festival.

# books - Friday 17 March, 2017

11 juicy celebrity memoirs that are actually worth a read

Gossip hounds, get in here.

# books - Saturday 4 March, 2017

How Well Do You Remember Enid Blyton Books?

Jolly hockey sticks!

# books - Thursday 2 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Open thread: What's the most inspiring book you've ever read? World Book Day

Open thread: What's the most inspiring book you've ever read?

We’ll tell you ours…

# books - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Big news for His Dark Materials fans, Philip Pullman is releasing a new trilogy The Book Of Dust

Big news for His Dark Materials fans, Philip Pullman is releasing a new trilogy

The original novels have gone on to sell 17.5 million copies around the world.

# books - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Irish author Sebastian Barry scoops major Book of the Year prize Page Turner

Irish author Sebastian Barry scoops major Book of the Year prize

The Costa Book of the Year was formerly known as the Whitbread prize.

# books - Sunday 15 January, 2017

13 mood-boosting books to get you through the dark winter nights

Because our spirits could do with a bit of lifting.

# books - Friday 13 January, 2017

# books - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

The 14 truly devastating struggles of being a bookworm

The things we go through for the love of reading. Honestly, we’re saints.

# books - Sunday 1 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Here are the books, films and TV shows to watch out for in 2017 Still To Come

Here are the books, films and TV shows to watch out for in 2017

Get ready for a year of binge-watching and reading.

9 books you should read before they're films in 2017

New year, new reading list.

# books - Friday 30 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Soldiers, sailors, diplomats: The forgotten Irish who changed Latin America EXTRACT

Soldiers, sailors, diplomats: The forgotten Irish who changed Latin America

In this extract from his book Paisanos, Tim Fanning tells the story of army officer Alexander O’Reilly.

# books - Thursday 29 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'The TV spoiler has as much potential to ruin an evening as food poisoning' Bolloxology

'The TV spoiler has as much potential to ruin an evening as food poisoning'

Comedian Colm O’Regan on people’s aversion to spoilers – and whether they’re a symptom of notions.

# books - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Catholic bishops pump millions into the publisher behind Alive-O! school books Media And Arts

Catholic bishops pump millions into the publisher behind Alive-O! school books

Religious publisher Veritas has slipped into the red, and losses continued to mount last year.

# books - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Trinity students are hiding books all around Dublin in a bid to raise money for the homeless

Every one who finds a book is being encouraged to donate to Focus Ireland.

# books - Saturday 10 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie What's your favourite childhood book? New campaign tries to get kids reading for Christmas Books

What's your favourite childhood book? New campaign tries to get kids reading for Christmas

Research shows over half of Irish parents would like to read to their children more.

From TheJournal.ie Looking for good books to buy as Christmas presents? Here's some help Books Books Books

Looking for good books to buy as Christmas presents? Here's some help

We have recommendations galore.

# books - Friday 2 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Book returned to Tralee Library 67 years late Slightly Overdue

Book returned to Tralee Library 67 years late

The borrower avoided a €1,200 fine.

# books - Monday 21 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Renowned Irish author William Trevor dies aged 88 RIP

Renowned Irish author William Trevor dies aged 88

The author died at his home in Devon, England.

From TheJournal.ie Seven Irish authors make the longlist for €100,000 Dublin literary prize Book Awards

Seven Irish authors make the longlist for €100,000 Dublin literary prize

Books from John Banville, Edna O’Brien and Anne Enright make the list.

# books - Thursday 17 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Ireland’s favourite books for 2016 have been announced Stocking Filler

Ireland’s favourite books for 2016 have been announced

The winners were announced at an award ceremony in Dublin tonight.

# books - Monday 14 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "Irish readers are like no others in the world": How these homegrown publishers are making waves Irish Book Awards

"Irish readers are like no others in the world": How these homegrown publishers are making waves

We speak to two of the country’s publishers about a life in books.

# books - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie COMPETITION: Win a load of great books nominated for the Irish Book Awards Irish Book Awards

COMPETITION: Win a load of great books nominated for the Irish Book Awards

There are some super titles up for grabs.

# books - Saturday 29 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Life, death and rock n'roll: 40 years of Ireland captured in photos Eye On Dublin

Life, death and rock n'roll: 40 years of Ireland captured in photos

Photographer Eric Luke’s book is nominated in the Irish Book Awards.

# books - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

8 reasons Marian Keyes is a proven national treasure

NOBODY say “chick lit”.

# books - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

# books - Saturday 3 September, 2016

20 books every woman should read in her lifetime

Bookmark, read, and recommend to your friends.

# books - Thursday 9 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'When somebody you love is ill you feel embarrassed for your own luck' Dublin Literary Award

'When somebody you love is ill you feel embarrassed for your own luck'

Akhil Sharma’s Family Life has scooped the €100,000 International Dublin Literary Award.

# books - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

9 books you should definitely take on your summer holidays

Heading on a pre-holiday Easons smash and grab? Here’s what to pick up.

# books - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie These are the 10 books up for a €100k prize from Dublin City Council Page Turners

These are the 10 books up for a €100k prize from Dublin City Council

Eight different countries, including Ireland, are represented.

# books - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

10 feelings every 90s kid has about Jacqueline Wilson books

Jackie knows what’s up.

# books - Monday 28 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Meet the Galway teen who’s published her first book at just 16 Get Writing

Meet the Galway teen who’s published her first book at just 16

We spoke to newly-published author Eilís Barrett, from Galway.

# books - Thursday 24 March, 2016

# books - Sunday 13 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie These sisters went from underground health food gurus to bestselling cookbook authors Hemsley And Hemsley

These sisters went from underground health food gurus to bestselling cookbook authors

Ever heard of courgette spaghetti? It’s because of these young women.

# books - Thursday 3 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie COMPETITION: Here are the books you should be picking up this World Book Day Get Reading

COMPETITION: Here are the books you should be picking up this World Book Day

Plus: Win one of three €100 Easons.com eVouchers.

18 images that will give every Irish childhood bookworm the feels

Having fun isn’t hard, when you’ve got a library card.

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