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Mike McCormack's 'brave, challenging' book Solar Bones wins €100k Dublin Literary Award
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Mike McCormack's 'brave, challenging' book Solar Bones wins €100k Dublin Literary Award

Jun 13th 2018, 12:02 PM 11,704 Views 7 Comments

McCormack was nominated alongside writers like Eimear McBride, Han Kang and Elizabeth Strout.

These Waterford teens have set up Ireland's first youth-run literary festival
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These Waterford teens have set up Ireland's first youth-run literary festival

Nov 5th 2017, 8:00 PM 10,980 Views 8 Comments

We talked to them about how they did it.

An award-winning short story before bedtime: The Taking of Mrs Kennedy
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An award-winning short story before bedtime: The Taking of Mrs Kennedy

Apr 1st 2017, 8:00 PM 11,905 Views 6 Comments

Read the winner of the Emerging Fiction category in this year’s Hennessy Literary Awards.

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

Nov 21st 2016, 12:13 PM 8,912 Views 7 Comments

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

These 7 Irish novels have been nominated for the world's most valuable literary prize
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These 7 Irish novels have been nominated for the world's most valuable literary prize

Nov 9th 2015, 11:00 AM 21,477 Views 13 Comments

160 books were nominated by libraries in 118 cities and 44 countries worldwide.

Can You Fill In The Words In These Literary Sex Scenes?
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# Novel Quiz

Can You Fill In The Words In These Literary Sex Scenes?

Sep 24th 2015, 1:09 PM 5,715 Views 3 Comments

How well do you know bad sex writing? Test yourself.

The 'Woodstock of the mind' is visiting Ireland next week
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The 'Woodstock of the mind' is visiting Ireland next week

Jun 21st 2015, 10:30 AM 13,406 Views 14 Comments

And Marian Keyes will be there.

Arts Council announce nominees for new Irish fiction laureate award
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# Saints And Scholars

Arts Council announce nominees for new Irish fiction laureate award

Oct 20th 2014, 1:35 PM 5,102 Views 11 Comments

The winner will receive €150,000 over three years and is set to be announced in January next year.

Kevin Barry’s City of Bohane wins the prestigious IMPAC DUBLIN Literary Award
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Kevin Barry’s City of Bohane wins the prestigious IMPAC DUBLIN Literary Award

Jun 6th 2013, 8:38 PM 5,522 Views 9 Comments

Kevin Barry is the third Irish author to win the coveted €100,000 literary prize, taking up good company with previous winners Colm Tóibín and Colum McCann

Will Self and Hilary Mantel make Booker prize shortlist
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Will Self and Hilary Mantel make Booker prize shortlist

Sep 11th 2012, 12:30 PM 3,851 Views 6 Comments

The shortlist contains more new writers and debut novels than in previous years. Have you read any of them?