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Irish Bestsellers 13th April 2019

It’s an interesting set of results in the charts this week. First of all, Auschwitz appears to be a popular topic, with no less than three different titles spread across...

Outstanding Pieces of Irish Literary History For Sale
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Victor Mee Auctions have been given the trusted role of finding the next caretakers for key pieces of Irish history in their upcoming 8th and 9th May Irish Connections Collectors...

Wolfson History Prize 2019 Shortlist Revealed
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The shortlist for the Wolfson History Prize 2019, the most prestigious history prize and most valuable non-fiction prize in the UK has been announced and includes Oscar: A Life, the...

Irish Bestsellers 6th April 2019

Things have definitely returned to normal in this week’s charts, with World Book Day 2019 titles gone from the Top 20 and all but disappeared from the Children’s Top 10....

Drop Everything and Read (DEAR) Challenge 2019
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Children’s Books Ireland is supporting Drop Everything and Read (DEAR) challenge as part of EUReads campaign. ‘Reading is not about something that you have to do, it’s about doing it...

Irish Bestsellers 30th March 2019

In this week’s charts, compiled just before Mother’s Day, it’s lovely to see Emma Hannigan’s book The Gift of Friends right at the top there. There’s also M For Mammy by Eleanor O’Reilly just peeping in...

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The European Union Prize for Literature Irish Shortlist Announced
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The European Union Prize for Literature is an annual initiative to recognise the best emerging authors in Europe. Launched by the European Commission in 2009, the prize is open to...

New Irish Writing Celebrated at 48th Hennessy Literary Awards
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Hennessy played host to a gathering of literary lovers last night in the beautifully historic setting of Smock Alley Theatre where the winners of the 48th Hennessy Literary Awards were...

Irish Bestsellers 23rd March 2019

This week in the Irish Bestseller charts, whilst the Top 20 is still populated largely by World Book Day titles, there’s a good selection of March releases scattered across the rest of...

Irish Bestsellers 16th March 2019

Once again the World Book Day 2019 titles are dominating the charts, with all thirteen titles once more in the Top 20. This doesn’t of course leave much room for...