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# impac - Saturday 16 June, 2018

How Mike McCormack went from 'not being able to give a book away' to winning a €100k award
# Solar Bones
# Solar Bones

How Mike McCormack went from 'not being able to give a book away' to winning a €100k award

Jun 16th 2018, 9:00 PM 10,374 Views 8 Comments

The Irish author won the €100k International Dublin Literary Award this week for his novel Solar Bones.

# impac - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Mike McCormack's 'brave, challenging' book Solar Bones wins €100k Dublin Literary Award
# Winner
# Winner

Mike McCormack's 'brave, challenging' book Solar Bones wins €100k Dublin Literary Award

Jun 13th 2018, 12:02 PM 11,696 Views 7 Comments

McCormack was nominated alongside writers like Eimear McBride, Han Kang and Elizabeth Strout.

# impac - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

This book is the best you'll find in a library right now worldwide
# IMPAC Award
# IMPAC Award

This book is the best you'll find in a library right now worldwide

Jun 17th 2015, 11:54 AM 14,112 Views 8 Comments

The winner of this prestigious award is €100,000 richer.

# impac - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

10 authors - including one Irishman - to fight it out for €100,000 prize
# Still Time
# Still Time

10 authors - including one Irishman - to fight it out for €100,000 prize

Apr 15th 2015, 12:01 AM 14,527 Views 19 Comments

This year is the 20th anniversary of the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award.

# impac - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Tesco, the IRA, and Carrauntoohil: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Tesco, the IRA, and Carrauntoohil: The week in numbers

Nov 29th 2014, 7:30 PM 12,124 Views 1 Comment

Plus: What percentage of deaths in Ireland are caused by cancer?

# impac - Sunday 15 June, 2014

What does it take to translate a best-seller into another language?
# It's Only Words
# It's Only Words

What does it take to translate a best-seller into another language?

Jun 15th 2014, 4:00 PM 8,229 Views 3 Comments

We asked an award-winning author and his translator what it’s like to translate a best-seller from Spanish to English.

# impac - Monday 11 November, 2013

Libraries worldwide nominate their favourite 2012 books - is yours in there?
# IMPAC DUBLIN AWARD
# IMPAC DUBLIN AWARD

Libraries worldwide nominate their favourite 2012 books - is yours in there?

Nov 11th 2013, 11:26 AM 9,801 Views 12 Comments

Three Irish books have been nominated for the prestigious IMPAC DUBLIN Literary Award. What books would you nominate?

# impac - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Ireland's Kevin Barry up for €100k literary award
# IMPAC
# IMPAC

Ireland's Kevin Barry up for €100k literary award

Apr 9th 2013, 8:36 AM 4,571 Views 4 Comments

Other nominees include Michel Houellebecq, Haruki Murakami and Andrew Miller.

# impac - Monday 12 November, 2012

Eight Irish writers on longlist for Impac book award
# Books
# Books

Eight Irish writers on longlist for Impac book award

Nov 12th 2012, 8:56 AM 2,943 Views 5 Comments

Let’s not get too excited though – there’s 154 books in total on the longlist for the world’s most valuable literary prize.

# impac - Monday 7 November, 2011

Three Irish authors nominated for prestigious literary prize
# Literary Award
# Literary Award

Three Irish authors nominated for prestigious literary prize

Nov 7th 2011, 10:51 AM 854 Views 3 Comments

The IMPAC Literary Award nominees were announced this morning, with Emma Donoghue’s ‘Room’ considered a hot favourite for the €100,000 prize.