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# sally rooney

This year
Number of writers, including Sally Rooney and Anne Enright, sign open letter calling for Gaza ceasefire
The letter has been signed by 600 people, including Irish writers Sally Rooney, Anne Enright, Naoise Dolan and Megan Nolan.
Last year
Poll: Will you watch Conversations With Friends?
The TV adaptation of Sally Rooney’s novel will air next week.
Conversations With Friends' stars on Sally Rooney, love affairs and difficult characters
We caught up with Alison Oliver, Joe Alwyn, Sasha Lane and Jemima Quirke to chat about the making of the new series.
Here are the books fighting it out for the 2022 Dalkey Literary Awards
A total of €30,000 in prize money is available for both categories.
All time
Success for Sally Rooney, Séamus O'Reilly and Maureen Gaffney at Irish Book Awards
Here are this year’s winners.
Sally Rooney explains why Israeli publisher was blocked from translating new book
The author’s previous two novels were translated by Israel-based Modan.
‘Sally Rooney day’: Buzz in bookshops as author's much-anticipated new novel lands on shelves
Rooney’s third novel Beautiful World, Where Are You is out today.
Poll: Are you a fan of Sally Rooney's books?
Advance copies of Rooney’s next novel are selling for hundreds online.
Normal People leads the field with 15 nominations in the IFTA Irish Academy Awards
The runaway TV success of last year, Normal People, is in the running in multiple categories including best drama and best actor.
Cast for TV series of Sally Rooney's novel Conversations With Friends announced
The series is hoped to follow in the footsteps of smash hit Normal People, which was aired in 2020.
New novel from Normal People author Sally Rooney to be published in September
Beautiful World, Where Are You follows two best friends as they navigate love, friendship and sex heading into their thirties.
Paul Mescal gets Emmy nod with four nominations for Normal People
The TV show is based on the book of the same name by Mayo writer Sally Rooney.
Planning permission is being sought for Wicklow's third major film studio
The scheme could deliver 1,500 jobs in the sector.
Over 370,000 viewers tuned in to watch Normal People
On the RTÉ Player, 301,000 streams have been watched to date, making it the strongest drama opening ever on this platform.
Quiz: How well do you know the Normal People book?
Be warned, there are spoilers for the book and TV show in this quiz.
'The exact opposite of social distancing': The makers of Normal People on bringing Irish sex to TV screens
Based on the best-selling Irish novel of the same name, the show has generated huge hype.
Sally Rooney and Donal Ryan have been shortlisted for the prestigious Costa Novel Award
Both of the authors were also longlisted for this year’s Man Booker Prize.
Ten Irish novels in contention for €100,000 Dublin Literary Award, the world's most valuable annual fiction prize
141 works by authors from 41 different countries were nominated for the 2019 award.
'Sally Rooney's gives a perfect insight into the expectations placed on women when it comes to sex'
Rooney puts a lens on a modern, uniquely female experience.
Sally Rooney's new novel is getting a TV adaption directed by Lenny Abrahamson
The series will debut on BBC Three.
Sally Rooney's Normal People to be adapted for BBC television
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.