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# Books

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We asked you about the first book that made you cry, and things got weepy
Opinion: 'My book club was my lifeline'
Bridget Ginnity
'Irish society was based on a culture of secrecy for so long... but people have started to say no to that'
From a 'dreadful' job to publishing her first novel at 54: 'It's life-changing, it really is'
Why you should try and visit your local library more often in 2019
Poll: Right so, how many books do you own?
7 exciting reads to get you through the boredom of Dry January
Dublin City Council has scrapped all library fines - even if you have an outstanding balance to pay
Here are the books, movies, music, and television that writers loved this year
Susan Wood's snapshots of Ireland: 'I love photographing the clutter of people’s real lives'
Photos: This stunning new book showcases Dublin's beauty from the air
Success for Lynn Ruane, Sally Rooney and Aislings everywhere at Irish Book Awards
Jimmy Magee's personal library of almost 1000 books to be auctioned off for charity
Extract: Don't fear the reaper - an immunologist on why we shouldn't be so afraid of death
Luke O'Neill
Ten Irish novels in contention for €100,000 Dublin Literary Award, the world's most valuable annual fiction prize
'People say things about my hair; it's bananas': Joanna Donnelly on science and our fascination with weather
Here are the 23 contenders for the 2018 eir Sport Sports Book of the Year
How I went from being a data analyst with HP to owning the local bookshop
Cian Byrne
8 books by Irish writers that will get you through your commute this November
People on the Pier: Dún Laoghaire landmark remembered in new book
Here are the books fighting it out at the 2018 Irish Book Awards
Opinion: In the digital era, how do you raise your child to be a reader?
Lorraine Levis
Poll: How often do you read a book?
Pick a breakfast cereal and we'll give you a book to read
Three Irish authors have made the longlist for the Man Booker Prize
Irish language works get their own award category for first time at Irish Book Awards
Children's book award drops Laura Ingalls Wilder's name over racist content
11 summer beach reads you need to pack for your holidays
Can children's books help kids fight climate change?
Late returning a library book? The government wants to scrap late fines
Two Irish novels shortlisted for literary award worth €100,000
'Farming is what saved me, really' - Coming home to fight depression and deliver calves
7 things you'll recognise if the book pile beside your bed is your personal Everest
Writers join together to push Irish author's new book to top spot after terminal diagnosis
17 upcoming books by women to read in 2018
9 books to read before they come out as movies in 2018
10 books that were essential reading for girls growing up in the 2000s
Here were our favourite books of 2017 - what about you?
These are the books we'll all be talking about in 2018
Here are the books some of our favourite faces read and loved in 2017