Books Ireland Flash Fiction Series—Editor’s Choice

Books Ireland Flash Fiction

Cute, joyous, loveable—YA queer romance from Adiba Jaigirdar

Hani and Ishu’s Guide To fake Dating is the new YA queer romance from Adiba Jaigirdar and it’s everything it promises.

Linguistic archaeology—how words reveal our history

How Linguistics can Help the Historian| Anthony Harvey|Royal Irish Academy| ISBN:9781911479697|€ 9.50   Evidence of...

A loosening and tightening knot: Eoghan Smith on the artistry of Joanna Walsh

Seed|Joanna Walsh|No Alibis Press| 2021|Limited Edition Set|ISBN: 9781838108113 by Eoghan Smith

From drowning the shamrock to the first parade—St. Patrick’s Day in 18th Century America

The Greening of Trinity College ©Tourism Ireland From drowning the shamrock to the first parade—read about St Patrick's...

The secret life of books—Pan Macmillan bookseller mentorship programme

Pan Macmillan publishing mentorship programme is open for applications

Burning Books Q and A—Alan Titley

Alan Titley talks all things bookish for the companion series to our popular podcast, Burning Books

‘We are all afraid, we all fall in love’—International Booker Prize 2023 longlist revealed

Long-list revealed for The International Booker Prize 2023 There are 13 books...

The First Page—Rosemary Jenkinson

Rosemary Jenkinson reads the first page of The Crosshair, from her new short...

Rigour and openness—Poetry, Politics and the Law in Modern Ireland

Poetry, Politics, and the Law in Modern Ireland|Adam Hanna| Syracuse University Press|ISBN 9780815637660|hb $75.00

Simon & Schuster acquires debut by Roisín O’Donnell in nine-way auction

Simon & Schuster acquires Nesting, the debut novel by Roisín O'Donnell in a nine-way auction

Monthly bestsellers—OVERALL

1. Bored of Lunch: The Healthy Slow Cooker Book Author: Anthony, Nathan Publisher: Ebury Press Volume: 7,214 ISBN: 9781529903546 2. My Father's House Author: O'Connor, Joseph Publisher: Harvill Secker Volume: 6,562 ISBN: 9781787300835 3....

Milk—time and structure let loose in a book destined to be a cult classic

Milk: On Motherhood and Madness|Alice Kinsella|Picador|€13.99 Milk—time and structure are let loose...

Women’s Prize for Fiction Longlist announced

Trespasses by Louise Kennedy one of nine debuts on the Women's Prize for Fiction