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#Books

The 14 truly devastating struggles of being a bookworm

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

8 reasons Marian Keyes is a proven national treasure

NOBODY say “chick lit”.

20 books every woman should read in her lifetime

Bookmark, read, and recommend to your friends.

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.

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.

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.

10 feelings every 90s kid has about Jacqueline Wilson books

Jackie knows what’s up.

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.

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.

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.

13 things you'll understand if you were a total bookworm as a kid

School book fairs were no joke.

From TheJournal.ie Man previously jailed for damaging €10m Monet painting convicted of having rare stolen books Guilty

Man previously jailed for damaging €10m Monet painting convicted of having rare stolen books

Andrew Shannon told investigators he bought the books at a fair for about £300 and was using them to decorate his house.

From TheJournal.ie 14 books that will make you want to travel Wanderlust

14 books that will make you want to travel

Let these books spirit you away for a few hours.

14 books that will make you want to travel

Let these books spirit you away for a few hours.

12 easy ways to be really good to yourself this January

Self-care is important.

10 books you need to read before they're movies in 2016

Top up your reading list with some of these.

From TheJournal.ie 33 books everyone should read before turning 30 Must Reads

33 books everyone should read before turning 30

Are your favourites on the list?

From TheJournal.ie What were your favourite books of 2015? Here are our picks Reads

What were your favourite books of 2015? Here are our picks

Tell us in the comments.

From TheJournal.ie These 15 sci-fi books actually predicted the future Crystal Ball

These 15 sci-fi books actually predicted the future

When science fiction becomes fact.