US Winner for Major Dublin Prize

US Winner for Major Dublin Prize

American author Emily Ruskovich has won the 2019 International Dublin Literary Award for her novel Idaho. The Award is organised and sponsored by Dublin City Council and at €100,000 is the world’s largest prize for a single novel published in English. Emily Ruskovich...
Normal People Named Book of the Year

Normal People Named Book of the Year

Sally Rooney’s Normal People has been crowned as Book of the Year at the British Book Awards in London this evening. The Irish author is completing a treble of major awards in the UK having won the 2018 Costa Novel Award and the 2018 Waterstones Fiction Book of...
Dubray Sales Up by 5%

Dubray Sales Up by 5%

Dubray Books increased sales from its eight Irish stores and its online presence by five per cent last year according to financial results for the family owned business. Online sales surged by 52 per cent as a major element in the growth and the online presence is...
The Country Girls For Dublin

The Country Girls For Dublin

The Country Girls Trilogy by Edna O’Brien has been named by Lord Mayor of Dublin, Nial Ring, as the 2019 Dublin One City One Book festival. Led by Dublin City Public Libraries, this year’s book will feature in a series of connected events. Published by Faber...
Rooney Lands Costa Novel Award

Rooney Lands Costa Novel Award

Irish author Sally Rooney has become the youngest ever winner of the Best Novel Category in the Costa Book Awards. She is now one of the five potential winners to be in line for the Main Award as Cost Book of the Year which will be decided by a prestigious panel of...