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By Stephen
In Recommended Books
May 31st, 2013
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If you’re heading away to sunnier climes this summer, or even if you’re just planning a staycation right here in Ireland, there is a fantastic selection of books in this year’s 3 for 2 Summer Reading promotion to keep you entertained wherever you are! At Eason, we’re always delighted to recommend the...
By Guest Author
In Guest Posts & Interviews
May 28th, 2013
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What makes a crime novel really great? The ones that stay with you, the ones you come back to and the ones that stand head and shoulders above the rest. Critical to success is an engaging, clever, sometimes misguided, sometimes debonair main character. Whether it is Rebus, Wallander or Reacher, if yo...
By James
In Book News
May 10th, 2013
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We’re celebrating today in Eason HQ! Our Children’s Literacy Campaign was named the Gold Winner in the ‘Best DM & Digital’ category of An Post’s Integrated Direct Marketing Awards (IDMAs) last night. Aimed at promoting children’s literacy throughout Ireland, our ongoing campaign has three main st...
By Guest Author
In Guest Posts & Interviews
May 9th, 2013
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Mary Beth Keane, author of Fever – about an Irish immigrant battling her way through life in 1900s New York – explains why character detail trumps historical and cultural precision when writing historical fiction. I never expected to write historical fiction, though some of my favourite novels of all...
By Dave
In Eason News
Mar 7th, 2013
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It’s Children’s Month at Eason and we have a great selection of events in Eason stores across the country. This month, you’ll have a few chances to meet bestselling authors and illustrators Julia Donaldson, Emily Gravett and Chris Judge. Check out our events schedule below: Julia Donaldson Signings M...
By Guest Author
In Guest Posts & Interviews
Feb 27th, 2013
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Gary Kirwan, author of Winning a Losing Battle, has some advice for getting motivated this year! How to motivate yourself after Christmas is something that we all think about. Some spend days, some spend weeks and others will spend months thinking about this, and before you know it, another year has ...
By Guest Author
In Guest Posts & Interviews
Feb 13th, 2013
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Life-coach and Neuro-Linguistic Programming guru Brian Colbert gives his top tips for changing your life for the better this year. We are most certainly living in different times and these different times call for different modes of thinking. Fortunately, help is at hand. In my new book From Ordinary...
By Guest Author
In Guest Posts & Interviews
Jan 18th, 2013
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Bestselling author and professional Master of Horror, Darren Shan, has some very sound advice for budding writers. I receive a lot of letters and emails from young fans who want to be writers, but a while ago I was sent the following by a somewhat older budding author: I want to become a writer, but ...
By Dave
In Kid's Books
Jan 8th, 2013
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January: For me, this used to be the month when one felt guilty for the overindulgence of the previous one. Too much turkey, TV and chocolate. Too much of everything really. It was a month of ‘New Year, New You’ – getting off the couch and doing things… which was fine… Then a few years […]...