# Book Awards

Last week
11th February 2024 - 17th February 2024
Extract: 'I felt a kind of bereavement for the Mayo of my youth and my stories'
Last year
Paul Murray's The Bee Sting wins Novel of the Year at An Post Irish Book Awards
Wild Ireland: We're at a point in history where we must improve our relationship with nature
Extract: 'She is funny and puts herself down, but in a funny way, so it’s okay'
Extract: Our mother was left vulnerable after we lost our father during the kidnapping standoff
Extract: We searched for photos of momentous events as well as ordinary people's lives
Irish Book Awards shortlist unveiled - is your favourite 2023 book on it?
All time
My Fourth Time, We Drowned by Sally Hayden named as the An Post Irish Book of the Year 2022
Ireland's best reads of 2022 awarded at An Post Irish Book Awards
WIN: The books nominated in The Journal's category at the An Post Irish Book Awards
Irish Book Awards shortlist unveiled - is your favourite 2022 book on it?
‘Bookshop of the year’ award opens for nominations
Success for Sally Rooney, Séamus O'Reilly and Maureen Gaffney at Irish Book Awards
Kevin Barry, Sinéad Gleeson and Edna O'Brien amongst this year's Irish Book Awards nominees
Seven Irish authors make the longlist for €100,000 Dublin literary prize
The Invisible Art: Why have Irish composers been ignored for so long?
Boomtown Rats, condoms and unemployment: Memories of Dublin in the 70s and 80s
These are the best books in Ireland right now - and you get to vote for your favourites
Bill Bryson: 'I've always felt I'm kind of an outsider'
Irish Book Award winners: Roddy Doyle, Darina Allen, David Walsh and Fintan O'Toole
John Banville to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Irish Book Awards
The Secret Race wins William Hill Sports Book of the Year
Pictures: Winners of the Irish Book Awards 2012
Seamus Heaney honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award
Seamus Heaney to get lifetime award as Irish Book Awards shortlist released
Sebastian Barry misses out on Booker shortlist