Deirdre Sullivan, Anna Seidl and Juno Dawson at the International Literature Festival

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We are VERY excited to tell you that two of our brilliant authors – Deirdre Sullivan and Anna Seidl – will be appearing at the International Literature Festival Dublin alongside Juno Dawson. This event, chaired by Claire Hennessy, brings together three authors whose YA fiction is not afraid to explore dark and dangerous material. Anna Continue Reading →

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Children & the Irish Revolution Symposium

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We’re proud to announce that Little Island are teaming up with St Patrick’s College Drumcondra for a one-day symposium on Children and the Irish Revolution. This multidisciplinary symposium will explore children’s engagement with the Irish Revolution and the 1916 Rising from the perspectives of history, literature, and education, and would be of great interest to Continue Reading →

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‘Imagine a book like a Pogues concert!’ – the British Fantasy Society on Good Red Herring

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If ever there was a superbly-written review of a superbly-written book, this is it. Nigel Robert Wilson has just reviewed the brilliant Good Red Herring for the British Fantasy Society, and he found more than a little to love. ‘Imagine a book like a Pogues concert! Chaotic, powerfully creative, wonderful, whilst utterly exasperating at times, Continue Reading →

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