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Cute, joyous, loveable—the new 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 who we were is wired through etymology by Anthony Harvey It took a modification of the Roman calendar to bring September, October, November and December into their current positions...

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 Seed, by the acclaimed multidisciplinary writer Joanna Walsh, was first published by Visual Editions in 2017 as a digital interactive app. The relatively straight-forward narrative, described as a ‘queer coming-of-age story...

Electrifying future of Irish poetry—Introductions/Céadlínte at the ILFD

Introductions / Céadlínte returns to the International Literature Festival Dublin.

The Least of These—a heartbreaking history of Dublin’s Foundling Hospital

The Tragic Story of Dublin's Foundling Hospital, by Mark B. Roe (The History Press).

Little Big Sister goes to Little Island

Little Island has acquired Little Big Sister, publishing in spring 2023.

Reverse Engineering—questions raised in this collection of short stories and interviews

Questions raised and lots to ponder in this new collection of short stories, followed by interviews on craft with their authors.

Burning Books—Olivia Fitzsimons

Olivia Fitzsimons is the latest guest on the Burning Books podcast.

Shortlists announced for the Dalkey Literary Awards 

The shortlists for the Dalkey Literary Awards 2022 have been announced.

Burning Books…on Paper—James McVeigh

Author James McVeigh reveals which books he'd save if his house was on fire.

Monthly bestsellers—FICTION

Top ten best selling fiction titles in Ireland in April

Monthly bestsellers—NON-FICTION

Top ten best selling non-fiction titles in Ireland for the month of April

Monthly bestsellers—OVERALL

Top ten best selling overall titles in Ireland for the month of April