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Frank McGuinness's journey from 'timid Donegal boy' to successful writer
Comedian David Walliams to get special recognition at Irish Book Awards 2017
This author's one-sentence novel is the best Irish book of 2016
Pics: Five images that tell the story of modern Ireland
The Invisible Art: Why have Irish composers been ignored for so long?
Michael Dervan
A story before bedtime: 'The Cure for Too Much Feeling'
Bernie McGill
COMPETITION: Win a load of great books nominated for the Irish Book Awards
COMPETITION: Win a load of great books nominated for the Irish Book Awards
Boomtown Rats, condoms and unemployment: Memories of Dublin in the 70s and 80s
'Speaking out about imbalance can shake people up'
His book was banned and burned, but JP Donleavy has had the last laugh
There's an intriguing story behind why this Irish design genius was ignored for decades
These are the best books in Ireland right now...
Want to eat a healthier diet? Here's how (and it's simple and cheap)
Obsession, sex, weight and women - welcome to the world of Only Ever Yours
Ireland's 'poet of the people' honoured for a lifetime's great work