Sheena Wilkinson shortlisted for the Gladstone’s Library 2018 Writers in Residence Shortlist

Name upon Name Sheena Wilkinson

Gladstone’s Library has today revealed the names of the 13 writers shortlisted for its prestigious Writers in Residence award for 2018, and we’re delighted to see that our own Sheena Wilkinson has made the list based on her 2015 novel, Name upon Name. Now into its seventh year, Gladstone’s Library’s successful Writers in Residence programme Continue Reading →

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Deirdre Sullivan and Paul Gamble Win CBI Awards!

We couldn’t be more delighted with our two fabulous authors – Deirdre Sullivan and Paul Gamble – for winning an award each at yesterday’s Children’s Books Ireland Awards. Deirdre Sullivan, author of Needlework, took home the Honour Award for Fiction. The judges said that ‘Needlework by Deirdre Sullivan is a poetic and eloquent exploration of Continue Reading →

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Little Island Author to Receive Irish PEN Award for Outstanding Contribution to Irish Literature

Little Island children's books author wins award

We were delighted by the news that Little Island author Eilís Ní Dhuibhne is to receive the 2015 Irish PEN Award for Outstanding Contribution to Irish Literature. The Award will be presented at the Irish PEN annual dinner on February 20th at the Royal St George Yacht Club, Dún Laoghaire. Speaking on Friday to the Continue Reading →

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