Book Awards

By Brona Looby
In Book Awards
Jan 5th, 2018
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The Results Are In! Our top 10 titles are testament to the diversity of brilliant books published last year, and there’s definitely something for every taste in the wonderful selection of the Top 10 favourite reads of 2017!  1. The Gospel According to Blindboy by Blindboy Boatclub We’re delighted to ...
By Maeve Ward
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Nov 3rd, 2017
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Atlas of the Irish Revolution by Mike Murphy, John Crowley, Donal Ó Drisceoil and John Borgonovo Hailed as the most comprehensive book ever published on Ireland’s revolutionary years, The Atlas of the Irish Revolution is a must have companion to one of the most pivotal times in Irish History. T...
By James
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Nov 2nd, 2017
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The Shortlisted titles for the Irish Book Awards 2017 have just been announced and we are particularly excited to announce the nominees for the Eason Book Club Novel of the year & Teen / Young Adult Book of the Year! Eason Book Club Novel of the year He by John Connolly An extraordinary reimagini...
By Brona Looby
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Oct 18th, 2017
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The American author George Saunders won the Booker Prize last night for his much acclaimed book ‘Lincoln in the Bardo’. The award is all the more remarkable in that this is Saunders first full length novel as prior to this he was primarily known as a writer of short stories. Lincoln in the Bardo is [...
By Brona Looby
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Oct 5th, 2017
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The English author Kazuo Ishiguro has today been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Citing the author’s writing, the judges said Ishiguro” in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world”. “It comes at a time when th...
By Maeve Ward
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Sep 13th, 2017
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The Man Booker shortlist was announced this morning and showcases a diverse range of writing talent. From the literary giants of Paul Auster and George Saunders, to the debut books from Fiona Mozley and Emily Fridlund, this years selection is as unpredictable and varied as ever. It also presents us w...
By Maeve Ward
In Book Awards
Aug 17th, 2017
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Every month, we share our book recommendations with you through Eason Book Club. Chosen from our favourite reads, bestsellers and critically acclaimed books across all genres, we have something for all book lovers, no matter what you’re into. For a look at all of our recommended titles this month, vi...
By Maeve Ward
In Book Awards
Oct 25th, 2016
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The Shortlisted titles for the Irish Book Awards 2016 have just been announced and we are particularly excited to announce the nominees for the Eason Book Club Novel of the year! All We Shall Know by Donal Ryan Melody Shee is alone and in trouble. Her husband doesn’t take her news too well. She...
By James
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Mar 11th, 2015
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Children’s Books Ireland (CBI) announced today their short-list for the annual Book of the Year Award. Currently in its 25th year, the CBI seal is generally regarded as the most prestigious award for children’s books in Ireland. The ten finalists include Chris Haughton’s beautifully...
By Alan
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Nov 27th, 2014
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On a night when the Irish Book Industry turned out in force to give its annual awards to the authors of the year’s best books, it was certainly a chance to celebrate the breadth, quality and enduring popularity of books in 2014 with a stellar array of great books nominated in all 12 categories. The [...