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Irish Bestsellers 12th January 2019

Well, we predicted last week that The Power of Small by Aisling Curtin and Trish Leonard would be around for a while, and here it is climbing up the charts already, from...

Irish Bestsellers 5th January 2019

Well, it is back to business as usual here in the Irish Bestseller lists, as we pack away the tree and dust off the remaining fragments of tinsel. And apparently,...

Sally Rooney wins Costa Novel Award for Normal People
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Irish author Sally Rooney has won the Costa Novel Award for Normal People. The Costa Book Awards is one of the UK’s most prestigious and popular literary prizes and recognises...

Irish Bestsellers Christmas 2018

It’s at this time of year that the bestseller chart being calculated a week in arrears appears a little strange, but it’s only now that we can see exactly who...

Irish Bestsellers Week Ending 22nd December 2018

We’re delighted to see that lots of people were buying books in the run up to Christmas! This week our featured book is Sally Rooney’s Normal People, longlisted for the...

Irish Bestsellers 15th December 2018.

Well, that’s almost it for another year – we’re almost at the end of 2018 so this is your last chance to rush out and buy Christmas books for everyone...

Anam Cara Workshop Retreats Announced for 2019
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High on a heather-covered hillside awaits Anam Cara, a tranquil spot set apart to nurture and to provide sanctuary for those who create. Whether you come to work on a...

Irish Bestsellers 8th December 2018

Sales have picked up again this week, with now all of the Top 20 clocking in over a thousand sales. We’re still slightly down on last year’s equivalent charts, particularly...

Irish Bestsellers 1st December 2018

Welcome back to another week of Bestsellers! Two immediate indicators that we’re getting serious about Christmas now (apart from the advent calendars and copious quantities of tinsel everywhere) are the...

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Authors seek to preserve UK’s reputation in culture and creativity after Brexit
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Authors Linda Grant, Joanne Harris and Joanna Trollope have called on government and politicians to ensure that the UK’s reputation as world leaders in culture and creativity is preserved after...