# books - Friday 17 October, 2014
For every child who reads voraciously and indiscriminately, there is one who can’t relate to the books their parents are urging them to read. Solution? Find a book THEY love.
# books - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
Richard Flanagan is the third Australian to win the prestigious award.
# books - Thursday 9 October, 2014
The award is the biggest prize in literature and is worth €877,000.
If you like browsing your local bookstore, or want to get back into that, then this campaign is for you.
# books - Wednesday 8 October, 2014
It’s still going on sale though… nevermind.
# books - Sunday 28 September, 2014
New writing from Amy Poehler, Richard Ayoade and more.
# books - Saturday 6 September, 2014
# books - Thursday 4 September, 2014
Visitor numbers to the NLI are up 42% on last year.
# books - Tuesday 2 September, 2014
# books - Thursday 28 August, 2014
Sheridan Le Fanu was born in Dominick Street in Dublin 200 years ago today.
# books - Monday 4 August, 2014
Growing up, growing up to be…
# books - Saturday 2 August, 2014
Books, books, books. And more books.
# books - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
So was Englishman David Mitchell, who lives in Co Cork.
# books - Monday 21 July, 2014
The Kindle Unlimited service will give US readers a Spotify-style service for their e-readers.
# books - Saturday 19 July, 2014
The Lexicon is costing €36.6m to build.
# books - Friday 18 July, 2014
A penguin with two dads, children adopted from China, and an American favourite.
# books - Friday 11 July, 2014
And it sounds insane.
Library says three books are contrary to its “pro-family” stance.
# books - Sunday 29 June, 2014
A ready-to-go shopping list.
# books - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
The author of Where the Wild Things Are would have been 83 today.
# books - Thursday 5 June, 2014
She spent more than a decade trying to get it published – and now it’s won one of the biggest prizes in literature.
# books - Wednesday 4 June, 2014
# books - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
The author passed away today at the age of 86.
# books - Tuesday 22 April, 2014
Look at this poster. Would YOU want a fine off this crowd?
# books - Thursday 17 April, 2014
Spoilerville. Population: this post.
The Minister for Education said the new funding will benefit all primary schools who currently operate a school book rental scheme.
# books - Sunday 6 April, 2014
The author, who had been diagnosed with leukaemia, had been ill for a number of months.
E-book readers are growing in popularity but are you happier when you can actually turn the pages on that page-turner?
# books - Saturday 5 April, 2014
Funding for Dublin City Public Libraries has dropped by about €800,000 in the last six years.
# books - Tuesday 1 April, 2014
But all is ok now and no collections were damaged.
# books - Wednesday 19 March, 2014
‘Evangelii Gaudium’ — written solely by the Pope — has been flying off the shelves since its publication late last year.
# books - Tuesday 18 March, 2014
Comic book writer Sean Michael Wilson discusses the value and challenges of depicting history in graphic novels.
The board have not met since June 2008 and its future is being considered by the Government.
# books - Thursday 6 March, 2014
We laugh in the face of your technological advances.
# books - Saturday 1 March, 2014
It has become an internet sensation over the last decade, but not all is as it seems in the world of Fan Fiction, writes Stephen Downes.
# books - Sunday 23 February, 2014
One contains 29 kilometres of books worth of books.
# books - Monday 10 February, 2014
They don’t want to put you out, but if you want to buy some books for a good price, you can do it in here.
This month’s book is The Cat-cher in the Rye.
# books - Sunday 9 February, 2014
From Roald Dahl to Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry.