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# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Frank McGuinness's journey from 'timid Donegal boy' to successful writer
# Irish Book Awards
# Irish Book Awards

Frank McGuinness's journey from 'timid Donegal boy' to successful writer

Nov 26th 2017, 9:00 PM 10,926 Views 1 Comment

We visited the writer in his office at UCD.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Comedian David Walliams to get special recognition at Irish Book Awards 2017
# Children's Author
# Children's Author

Comedian David Walliams to get special recognition at Irish Book Awards 2017

Oct 25th 2017, 7:42 PM 10,739 Views 15 Comments

“This is delightful news,” the Little Britain star, and children’s author, said.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

This author's one-sentence novel is the best Irish book of 2016
# Solar Bones
# Solar Bones

This author's one-sentence novel is the best Irish book of 2016

Dec 14th 2016, 10:59 AM 20,131 Views 22 Comments

It has been a massive year for Mike McCormack, and his publishers Tramp Press.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Pics: Five images that tell the story of modern Ireland
# Irish Book Awards
# Irish Book Awards

Pics: Five images that tell the story of modern Ireland

Nov 13th 2016, 8:00 PM 19,041 Views 8 Comments

Here are five images taken from 100 artworks that tell the story of a nation.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Thursday 10 November, 2016

The Invisible Art: Why have Irish composers been ignored for so long?
# Opinion
# Opinion

The Invisible Art: Why have Irish composers been ignored for so long?

Nov 10th 2016, 8:00 PM 829 Views 6 Comments

Music critic Michael Dervan writes about his journey to discovering more Irish composers in his book The Invisible Art, which is nominated for a Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Award.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

A story before bedtime: 'The Cure for Too Much Feeling'
# Read Me
# Read Me

A story before bedtime: 'The Cure for Too Much Feeling'

Nov 9th 2016, 8:00 PM 294 Views 3 Comments

Written by Bernie McGill, this short story is taken from The Glass Shore, which is nominated in the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards.

COMPETITION: Win a load of great books nominated for the Irish Book Awards
# Irish Book Awards
# Irish Book Awards

COMPETITION: Win a load of great books nominated for the Irish Book Awards

Nov 9th 2016, 9:05 AM 11,382 Views 4 Comments

There are some super titles up for grabs.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

COMPETITION: Win a load of great books nominated for the Irish Book Awards
# Competition
# Competition

COMPETITION: Win a load of great books nominated for the Irish Book Awards

Nov 8th 2016, 6:00 PM 7,977 Views 0 Comments

There are some super titles up for grabs.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Monday 7 November, 2016

Boomtown Rats, condoms and unemployment: Memories of Dublin in the 70s and 80s
# Dublin Since 1922
# Dublin Since 1922

Boomtown Rats, condoms and unemployment: Memories of Dublin in the 70s and 80s

Nov 7th 2016, 9:30 PM 17,242 Views 11 Comments

Tim Carey writes about the 1970s and early 80s in this extract from his book, which is nominated in the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

'Speaking out about imbalance can shake people up'
# Irish Book Awards
# Irish Book Awards

'Speaking out about imbalance can shake people up'

Nov 25th 2015, 3:32 PM 8,104 Views 22 Comments

Journalist and and Irish Book Awards-nominated editor Sinead Gleeson on why speaking out can help bring change.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Thursday 19 November, 2015

His book was banned and burned, but JP Donleavy has had the last laugh
# Irish Book Awards
# Irish Book Awards

His book was banned and burned, but JP Donleavy has had the last laugh

Nov 19th 2015, 1:01 PM 18,808 Views 28 Comments

The author lives in a mansion in Mullingar, and TheJournal.ie paid him a visit.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Sunday 15 November, 2015

There's an intriguing story behind why this Irish design genius was ignored for decades
# Eileen Gray
# Eileen Gray

There's an intriguing story behind why this Irish design genius was ignored for decades

Nov 15th 2015, 7:59 PM 30,804 Views 11 Comments

The first Irish biography about her has been nominated for an Irish Book Award.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Thursday 27 November, 2014

These are the best books in Ireland right now...
# And The Winners Are...
# And The Winners Are...

These are the best books in Ireland right now...

Nov 27th 2014, 12:01 AM 24,543 Views 13 Comments

Drumroll, please.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Want to eat a healthier diet? Here's how (and it's simple and cheap)
# Happy Pair
# Happy Pair

Want to eat a healthier diet? Here's how (and it's simple and cheap)

Nov 15th 2014, 9:45 AM 30,471 Views 42 Comments

Eat plants.

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Obsession, sex, weight and women - welcome to the world of Only Ever Yours
# BGEIBA
# BGEIBA

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

Nov 9th 2014, 6:30 PM 27,130 Views 17 Comments

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

# bord-gais-energy-irish-book-awards - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Ireland's 'poet of the people' honoured for a lifetime's great work
# Paul Durcan
# Paul Durcan

Ireland's 'poet of the people' honoured for a lifetime's great work

Oct 28th 2014, 1:56 PM 11,033 Views 6 Comments

‘Daddy, Daddy,’ I cried, ‘Pass out the moon,’