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#Books

# books - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Man previously jailed for damaging €10m Monet painting convicted of having rare stolen books Guilty

Man previously jailed for damaging €10m Monet painting convicted of having rare stolen books

Andrew Shannon told investigators he bought the books at a fair for about £300 and was using them to decorate his house.

# books - Sunday 10 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 14 books that will make you want to travel Wanderlust

14 books that will make you want to travel

Let these books spirit you away for a few hours.

From The Daily Edge 14 books that will make you want to travel Wanderlust

14 books that will make you want to travel

Let these books spirit you away for a few hours.

# books - Monday 4 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 12 easy ways to be really good to yourself this January Mind Yourself

12 easy ways to be really good to yourself this January

Self-care is important.

# books - Friday 1 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 10 books you need to read before they’re movies in 2016 Read The Fillums

10 books you need to read before they’re movies in 2016

Top up your reading list with some of these.

# books - Saturday 26 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 33 books everyone should read before turning 30 Must Reads

33 books everyone should read before turning 30

Are your favourites on the list?

From TheJournal.ie What were your favourite books of 2015? Here are our picks Reads

What were your favourite books of 2015? Here are our picks

Tell us in the comments.

# books - Friday 25 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These 15 sci-fi books actually predicted the future Crystal Ball

These 15 sci-fi books actually predicted the future

When science fiction becomes fact.

# books - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 books that will make brilliant last-minute Christmas gifts Last Minute Dot Com

# books - Saturday 12 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Shopping for books for Christmas presents? Here’s some help… Turn The Page

Shopping for books for Christmas presents? Here’s some help…

Here are some of the top literary picks from 2015.

# books - Friday 4 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge How many of the best books of 2015 have you read? Bookworm

How many of the best books of 2015 have you read?

Some more books to add to your “to read” pile.

# books - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Morrissey’s writing about sex is so bad he was given an award List Of The Worst

Morrissey’s writing about sex is so bad he was given an award

“The couple rolled together into the one giggling snowball of full-figured copulation.”

# books - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Speaking out about imbalance can shake people up’ Irish Book Awards

‘Speaking out about imbalance can shake people up’

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

# books - Sunday 22 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Isis bookshop vandalised for fifth time, still refuses to change name Egyptian Goddess

Isis bookshop vandalised for fifth time, still refuses to change name

‘Some ignorant people believe that the terrorists have a gift store in the middle of Denver.’

# books - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge 8 toe-curlingly awful lines from this year’s Bad Sex in Fiction Award nominees Turned Off

# books - Monday 16 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Bill Bryson: ‘I’ve always felt I’m kind of an outsider’ Irish Book Awards

Bill Bryson: ‘I’ve always felt I’m kind of an outsider’

The best-selling author spoke to us about life in the UK, and what it’s like to have Robert Redford portray you on the big screen.

# books - Sunday 8 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Amazon is opening a physical bookstore – with a difference Turning The Page

Amazon is opening a physical bookstore – with a difference

It will even include reviews from the site.

# books - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These books are fighting to be named the best in Ireland Irish Book Awards

These books are fighting to be named the best in Ireland

The shortlist has just been announced.

# books - Saturday 24 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Leprechauns and fantasy make this Irish author one of the most popular in the world Eoin Colfer

Leprechauns and fantasy make this Irish author one of the most popular in the world

We sat down with the famous writer for a chat about his latest projects.

# books - Sunday 18 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge 25 books every twentysomething should read So It Goes

25 books every twentysomething should read

Get stuck in.

# books - Sunday 20 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here’s why Ireland’s women writers aren’t being ignored anymore Long Gaze Back

Here’s why Ireland’s women writers aren’t being ignored anymore

We speak to the editor of a new anthology, broadcaster and journalist Sinéad Gleeson.

# books - Thursday 10 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge Is it time JK Rowling stopped talking about Harry Potter? This post contains a poll

Is it time JK Rowling stopped talking about Harry Potter?

Saturation, or still exciting?

# books - Monday 7 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Outrage after teen book is banned over sex, drugs and racism Award Winning

Outrage after teen book is banned over sex, drugs and racism

The book tells the story of a Maori boy who struggles with racism and drugs.

# books - Monday 31 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge Terry Pratchett fans are defending his honour after The Guardian called him ‘mediocre’ Ah Here

Terry Pratchett fans are defending his honour after The Guardian called him ‘mediocre’

The article comes days after Pratchett’s final novel was published.

# books - Thursday 30 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge This boy was sent loads of books after a postman saw he had only junk mail to read Book Worm

This boy was sent loads of books after a postman saw he had only junk mail to read

If this doesn’t make you smile/shed a tear, we don’t know what will.

# books - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Meet the latest Irish novelist in the running for one of the world’s biggest literary awards The Green Road

Meet the latest Irish novelist in the running for one of the world’s biggest literary awards

She got the nod for her latest book, The Green Road.

# books - Monday 29 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Fifty Shades of Grey has made us all mad for … reading Bedtime Reading

Fifty Shades of Grey has made us all mad for … reading

What did you think we were going to say? Filthy minds.

# books - Sunday 21 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Jim Crace interview: “I’m an un-tortured writer and that isn’t very sexy” IMPAC Award

Jim Crace interview: “I’m an un-tortured writer and that isn’t very sexy”

That hasn’t stopped the British writer from scooping one of the world’s top literary prizes.

# books - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This book is the best you’ll find in a library right now worldwide IMPAC Award

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

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

# books - Saturday 13 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge 12 of the most hyped books to read on the beach this summer Beach Books

12 of the most hyped books to read on the beach this summer

Stuff these into your beach tote.

# books - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These are the best Irish children’s books out there right now Winners

These are the best Irish children’s books out there right now

They’ve all won an award today.

# books - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge #ClickbaitBooks took over Twitter today and it was glorious Clickbait Books

#ClickbaitBooks took over Twitter today and it was glorious

What would happen if books had clickbait titles? The results may surprise you.

# books - Friday 10 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Queen Victoria wrote this book when she was 10 years old Cat Drama

Queen Victoria wrote this book when she was 10 years old

Warning: This post contains spoilers.

# books - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This book series could be the next Fifty Shades of Grey Erotica This post contains a poll

This book series could be the next Fifty Shades of Grey

The author just signed a $7million deal.

# books - Friday 13 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Terry Pratchett fans have begun to petition Death himself Bring Back Pratchett

Terry Pratchett fans have begun to petition Death himself

It’s what he would have wanted.

# books - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Which Beloved Children’s Book Character Are You? Love Books

Which Beloved Children’s Book Character Are You?

Are you a Matilda, or more of an Artemis Fowl? Take our quiz and find out.

# books - Friday 6 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Author Harper Lee’s blunt two-word letter to a journalist is excellent Go Away

Author Harper Lee’s blunt two-word letter to a journalist is excellent

Author got sassy with a journalist asking whether she was “lucid”.

# books - Thursday 5 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge 12 of the cosiest cafés in Ireland to chill out with a good book Snuggle Up

12 of the cosiest cafés in Ireland to chill out with a good book

Come for the coffee, stay for the cosy.

From TheJournal.ie Open Thread: What are your “desert island” books? World Book Day

Open Thread: What are your “desert island” books?

Today is World Book Day, what are your favourites?

From The Daily Edge It was World Book Day today and kids slayed us with their adorable costumes World Book Day
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