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#Books

# books - Friday 13 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Terry Pratchett fans have begun to petition Death himself Bring Back Pratchett

Terry Pratchett fans have begun to petition Death himself

It’s what he would have wanted.

# books - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Which Beloved Children’s Book Character Are You? Love Books

Which Beloved Children’s Book Character Are You?

Are you a Matilda, or more of an Artemis Fowl? Take our quiz and find out.

# books - Friday 6 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Author Harper Lee’s blunt two-word letter to a journalist is excellent Go Away

Author Harper Lee’s blunt two-word letter to a journalist is excellent

Author got sassy with a journalist asking whether she was “lucid”.

# books - Thursday 5 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge 12 of the cosiest cafés in Ireland to chill out with a good book Snuggle Up

12 of the cosiest cafés in Ireland to chill out with a good book

Come for the coffee, stay for the cosy.

Open Thread: What are your “desert island” books?

Today is World Book Day, what are your favourites?

From The Daily Edge It was World Book Day today and kids slayed us with their adorable costumes World Book Day

My favourite female characters are warm, wilful and – above all – flawed

The push for strong female characters literature is great, but let’s remember that ‘strong’ doesn’t mean ‘perfect’.

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Poll: Can you find the time to read? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Can you find the time to read?

Today is World Book Day – but how much do you read?

# books - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

There’s going to be a sequel to To Kill A Mockingbird

It will be called Go Set A Watchman.

# books - Sunday 25 January, 2015

# books - Sunday 11 January, 2015

18 libraries every book-lover should visit in their lifetime

From Baroque masterpieces to stark timber and glass structures — these incredible buildings are certain to distract you from whatever you’re reading.

# books - Sunday 4 January, 2015

From Business ETC Here are some of the top business books to read in 2015 Must Reads

Here are some of the top business books to read in 2015

Pick up some inspiration from some of these…

From The Daily Edge 13 upcoming book releases to get stuck into in 2015 Bookworms

13 upcoming book releases to get stuck into in 2015

Having fun aint hard when you’ve got a library card.

# books - Friday 2 January, 2015

Here’s what you’ll be watching, reading and listening to in 2015

Looking for new books, music, films and TV shows this year? We’ve got you covered.

# books - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

What was your favourite book of 2014?

Your pick of the reads.

# books - Friday 26 December, 2014

Column: 6 highly influential people share their favourite books

Got a new e-book? Start downloading these gems…

# books - Monday 22 December, 2014

From The42 Dalo, The Bloodied Field, Galvin, Cake, the Mort and other GAA books to check out this Christmas

Dalo, The Bloodied Field, Galvin, Cake, the Mort and other GAA books to check out this Christmas

We’ve taken a look at the GAA books that could solve a present dilemma for you.

# books - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

# books - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge This YouTuber’s book is the biggest-selling debut ever, but who is she? Zoella

# books - Monday 1 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge This little girl loves books more than you’ll ever love anything Book Love

This little girl loves books more than you’ll ever love anything

Seriously, she REALLY REALLY likes them.

# books - Thursday 27 November, 2014

# books - Monday 24 November, 2014

Jeffrey Archer has a little bit of Irish in him… and thinks we might win the World Cup

The writer whose books have sold over 200 million copies worldwide talked to TheJournal.ie about rugby, his literary success and life as a storyteller.

# books - Friday 14 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 inappropriate books every parent needs in their lives Bedtime Stories

7 inappropriate books every parent needs in their lives

“You Have to F**king Eat”.

# books - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Obsession, sex, weight and women – welcome to the world of Only Ever Yours

Louise O’Neill’s debut novel has been getting rave reviews.

# books - Sunday 2 November, 2014

# books - Friday 31 October, 2014

One single library card will soon give you access to all the libraries in Ireland

The single library management system is the first of its kind in Europe.

# books - Friday 17 October, 2014

Opinion: Don’t despair if your child doesn’t love to read – it’s all about finding the right book

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

A book about a prisoner-of-war camp won the Booker Prize last night

Richard Flanagan is the third Australian to win the prestigious award.

# books - Thursday 9 October, 2014

French writer Patrick Modiano has won the Nobel Prize for Literature

The award is the biggest prize in literature and is worth €877,000.

Do you prefer buying books in bookshops or online? Books Are My Bag This post contains a poll

Do you prefer buying books in bookshops or online?

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

From The Daily Edge This woman’s book about attempting to marry George Clooney has some very unfortunate timing Awkward

# books - Sunday 28 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 upcoming books every twentysomething should read this autumn Reading Matter

7 upcoming books every twentysomething should read this autumn

New writing from Amy Poehler, Richard Ayoade and more.

# books - Saturday 6 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 of the most inappropriate children’s books ever Awkward

# books - Thursday 4 September, 2014

National Library at ‘critical point’ due to funding cuts putting collections at risk

Visitor numbers to the NLI are up 42% on last year.

# books - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 15 exhausting stages of a book hangover Reality Check

# books - Thursday 28 August, 2014

The Irish author of Uncle Silas was honoured with a Google Doodle today

Sheridan Le Fanu was born in Dominick Street in Dublin 200 years ago today.

# books - Monday 4 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge 19 terrifying things you learn by the time you’re 29 Ravages Of Time

19 terrifying things you learn by the time you’re 29

Growing up, growing up to be…

# books - Saturday 2 August, 2014

All the books you need to read this year

Books, books, books. And more books.

# books - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Two Irish novelists have been longlisted for the Man Booker Prize

So was Englishman David Mitchell, who lives in Co Cork.

# books - Monday 21 July, 2014

From Business ETC New Amazon service offers unlimited e-book access Book Boom

New Amazon service offers unlimited e-book access

The Kindle Unlimited service will give US readers a Spotify-style service for their e-readers.

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