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# impac - Saturday 22 June, 2019

Living in a remote house on a mountain inspired this €100k-winning novel about a murder

Idaho is inspired by author Emily Ruskovich’s childhood.

# impac - Saturday 16 June, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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?

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

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

# impac - Monday 12 November, 2012

Eight Irish writers on longlist for Impac book award

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

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