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# sally-rooney - Saturday 14 May, 2022

Poll: Will you watch Conversations With Friends?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you watch Conversations With Friends?

May 14th 2022, 11:53 AM 30,139 Views 17 Comments

The TV adaptation of Sally Rooney’s novel will air next week.

Conversations With Friends' stars on Sally Rooney, love affairs and difficult characters
# Sally Rooney
# Sally Rooney

Conversations With Friends' stars on Sally Rooney, love affairs and difficult characters

May 14th 2022, 9:30 AM 15,745 Views 3 Comments

We caught up with Alison Oliver, Joe Alwyn, Sasha Lane and Jemima Quirke to chat about the making of the new series.

# sally-rooney - Thursday 12 May, 2022

Here are the books fighting it out for the 2022 Dalkey Literary Awards
# Dalkey Book Festival
# Dalkey Book Festival

Here are the books fighting it out for the 2022 Dalkey Literary Awards

May 12th 2022, 1:50 PM 7,046 Views 2 Comments

A total of €30,000 in prize money is available for both categories.

# sally-rooney - Tuesday 23 November, 2021

Success for Sally Rooney, Séamus O'Reilly and Maureen Gaffney at Irish Book Awards
# Book Awards
# Book Awards

Success for Sally Rooney, Séamus O'Reilly and Maureen Gaffney at Irish Book Awards

Nov 23rd 2021, 7:00 PM 12,454 Views 1 Comment

Here are this year’s winners.

# sally-rooney - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

Sally Rooney explains why Israeli publisher was blocked from translating new book
# Beautiful World
# Beautiful World

Sally Rooney explains why Israeli publisher was blocked from translating new book

Oct 12th 2021, 1:53 PM 12,594 Views 0 Comments

The author’s previous two novels were translated by Israel-based Modan.

# sally-rooney - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

‘Sally Rooney day’: Buzz in bookshops as author's much-anticipated new novel lands on shelves
# Hit The Books
# Hit The Books

‘Sally Rooney day’: Buzz in bookshops as author's much-anticipated new novel lands on shelves

Sep 7th 2021, 3:34 PM 18,137 Views 16 Comments

Rooney’s third novel Beautiful World, Where Are You is out today.

# sally-rooney - Saturday 21 August, 2021

Poll: Are you a fan of Sally Rooney's books?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you a fan of Sally Rooney's books?

Aug 21st 2021, 10:07 AM 30,966 Views 38 Comments

Advance copies of Rooney’s next novel are selling for hundreds online.

# sally-rooney - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Normal People leads the field with 15 nominations in the IFTA Irish Academy Awards
# IFTA
# IFTA

Normal People leads the field with 15 nominations in the IFTA Irish Academy Awards

Jun 15th 2021, 12:35 PM 7,860 Views 11 Comments

The runaway TV success of last year, Normal People, is in the running in multiple categories including best drama and best actor.

# sally-rooney - Wednesday 17 February, 2021

Cast for TV series of Sally Rooney's novel Conversations With Friends announced
# Casting
# Casting

Cast for TV series of Sally Rooney's novel Conversations With Friends announced

Feb 17th 2021, 4:29 PM 29,976 Views 5 Comments

The series is hoped to follow in the footsteps of smash hit Normal People, which was aired in 2020.

# sally-rooney - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

New novel from Normal People author Sally Rooney to be published in September
# Beautiful World
# Beautiful World

New novel from Normal People author Sally Rooney to be published in September

Jan 12th 2021, 5:18 PM 17,009 Views 12 Comments

Beautiful World, Where Are You follows two best friends as they navigate love, friendship and sex heading into their thirties.

# sally-rooney - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Paul Mescal gets Emmy nod with four nominations for Normal People
# Hollywood Calling
# Hollywood Calling

Paul Mescal gets Emmy nod with four nominations for Normal People

Jul 28th 2020, 6:09 PM 28,989 Views 28 Comments

The TV show is based on the book of the same name by Mayo writer Sally Rooney.

# sally-rooney - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Planning permission is being sought for Wicklow's third major film studio
# Lights Camera Action
# Lights Camera Action

Planning permission is being sought for Wicklow's third major film studio

Jul 2nd 2020, 11:37 AM 13,643 Views 10 Comments

The scheme could deliver 1,500 jobs in the sector.

# sally-rooney - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Over 370,000 viewers tuned in to watch Normal People
# Marianne And Connell
# Marianne And Connell

Over 370,000 viewers tuned in to watch Normal People

May 5th 2020, 5:13 PM 33,364 Views 23 Comments

On the RTÉ Player, 301,000 streams have been watched to date, making it the strongest drama opening ever on this platform.

# sally-rooney - Friday 1 May, 2020

Quiz: How well do you know the Normal People book?
# Sally Rooney
# Sally Rooney

Quiz: How well do you know the Normal People book?

May 1st 2020, 9:30 PM 28,262 Views 14 Comments

Be warned, there are spoilers for the book and TV show in this quiz.

# sally-rooney - Saturday 25 April, 2020

'The exact opposite of social distancing': The makers of Normal People on bringing Irish sex to TV screens
# Book To Screen
# Book To Screen

'The exact opposite of social distancing': The makers of Normal People on bringing Irish sex to TV screens

Apr 25th 2020, 8:00 PM 95,492 Views 26 Comments

Based on the best-selling Irish novel of the same name, the show has generated huge hype.

# sally-rooney - Friday 23 November, 2018

Sally Rooney and Donal Ryan have been shortlisted for the prestigious Costa Novel Award
# Critical Acclaim
# Critical Acclaim

Sally Rooney and Donal Ryan have been shortlisted for the prestigious Costa Novel Award

Nov 23rd 2018, 10:56 AM 7,342 Views 2 Comments

Both of the authors were also longlisted for this year’s Man Booker Prize.

# sally-rooney - Monday 19 November, 2018

Ten Irish novels in contention for €100,000 Dublin Literary Award, the world's most valuable annual fiction prize
# Dublin Literary Award
# Dublin Literary Award

Ten Irish novels in contention for €100,000 Dublin Literary Award, the world's most valuable annual fiction prize

Nov 19th 2018, 11:55 AM 11,628 Views 3 Comments

141 works by authors from 41 different countries were nominated for the 2019 award.

# sally-rooney - Monday 8 October, 2018

'Sally Rooney's gives a perfect insight into the expectations placed on women when it comes to sex'
# Normal People
From The Daily Edge
# Normal People

'Sally Rooney's gives a perfect insight into the expectations placed on women when it comes to sex'

Oct 8th 2018, 7:49 PM 7,612 Views 0 Comments

Rooney puts a lens on a modern, uniquely female experience.

# sally-rooney - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Sally Rooney's new novel is getting a TV adaption directed by Lenny Abrahamson
# Normal People
From The Daily Edge
# Normal People

Sally Rooney's new novel is getting a TV adaption directed by Lenny Abrahamson

Aug 22nd 2018, 3:13 PM 1,883 Views 0 Comments

The series will debut on BBC Three.

Sally Rooney's Normal People to be adapted for BBC television
# Novel Idea
# Novel Idea

Sally Rooney's Normal People to be adapted for BBC television

Aug 22nd 2018, 10:33 AM 12,726 Views 2 Comments

Lenny Abrahamson is set to direct the programme. Meanwhile, Nicole Kidman is also to co-produce a TV series based on Cecelia Ahern’s book Roar.