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#Book Awards

# book-awards - Monday 8 August, 2022

‘Bookshop of the year’ award opens for nominations
# Irish Book Awards
# Irish Book Awards

‘Bookshop of the year’ award opens for nominations

Aug 8th 2022, 7:46 PM 20,376 Views 25 Comments

You can nominate your favourite store through an online portal.

# book-awards - Tuesday 23 November, 2021

Success for Sally Rooney, Séamus O'Reilly and Maureen Gaffney at Irish Book Awards
# Book Awards
# Book Awards

Success for Sally Rooney, Séamus O'Reilly and Maureen Gaffney at Irish Book Awards

Nov 23rd 2021, 7:00 PM 12,475 Views 1 Comment

Here are this year’s winners.

# book-awards - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Kevin Barry, Sinéad Gleeson and Edna O'Brien amongst this year's Irish Book Awards nominees
# An Post Irish Book Awards
# An Post Irish Book Awards

Kevin Barry, Sinéad Gleeson and Edna O'Brien amongst this year's Irish Book Awards nominees

Oct 24th 2019, 8:03 PM 7,517 Views 3 Comments

Once again, TheJournal.ie is sponsoring the Best Irish Published Book award.

# book-awards - Monday 21 November, 2016

Seven Irish authors make the longlist for €100,000 Dublin literary prize
# Book Awards
# Book Awards

Seven Irish authors make the longlist for €100,000 Dublin literary prize

Nov 21st 2016, 12:13 PM 8,922 Views 7 Comments

Books from John Banville, Edna O’Brien and Anne Enright make the list.

# book-awards - Thursday 10 November, 2016

The Invisible Art: Why have Irish composers been ignored for so long?
# Opinion
# Opinion

The Invisible Art: Why have Irish composers been ignored for so long?

Nov 10th 2016, 8:00 PM 925 Views 6 Comments

Music critic Michael Dervan writes about his journey to discovering more Irish composers in his book The Invisible Art, which is nominated for a Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Award.

# book-awards - Monday 7 November, 2016

Boomtown Rats, condoms and unemployment: Memories of Dublin in the 70s and 80s
# Dublin Since 1922
# Dublin Since 1922

Boomtown Rats, condoms and unemployment: Memories of Dublin in the 70s and 80s

Nov 7th 2016, 9:30 PM 17,362 Views 11 Comments

Tim Carey writes about the 1970s and early 80s in this extract from his book, which is nominated in the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards.

# book-awards - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

These are the best books in Ireland right now - and you get to vote for your favourites
# Irish Book Awards
# Irish Book Awards

These are the best books in Ireland right now - and you get to vote for your favourites

Oct 25th 2016, 11:00 AM 24,189 Views 6 Comments

The Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards take place in November.

# book-awards - Monday 16 November, 2015

Bill Bryson: 'I've always felt I'm kind of an outsider'
# Irish Book Awards
# Irish Book Awards

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

Nov 16th 2015, 6:10 AM 18,914 Views 18 Comments

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.

# book-awards - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Irish Book Award winners: Roddy Doyle, Darina Allen, David Walsh and Fintan O'Toole
# Winners
# Winners

Irish Book Award winners: Roddy Doyle, Darina Allen, David Walsh and Fintan O'Toole

Nov 26th 2013, 11:12 PM 7,837 Views 27 Comments

Some of Ireland’s top writers gathered tonight to award some of the nation’s best works.

# book-awards - Monday 18 November, 2013

John Banville to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Irish Book Awards
# Congrats Are In Order
# Congrats Are In Order

John Banville to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Irish Book Awards

Nov 18th 2013, 12:58 PM 4,525 Views 5 Comments

The Booker Prize winner will join the ranks of previous winners John McGahern, Seamus Heaney and Edna O’Brien.

# book-awards - Monday 26 November, 2012

The Secret Race wins William Hill Sports Book of the Year
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

The Secret Race wins William Hill Sports Book of the Year

Nov 26th 2012, 5:00 PM 1,634 Views 0 Comments

Tyler Hamilton and Daniel Coyle’s exposé of doping in cycling has won the prestigious sportswriting prize.

# book-awards - Friday 23 November, 2012

Pictures: Winners of the Irish Book Awards 2012
# Book Awards
# Book Awards

Pictures: Winners of the Irish Book Awards 2012

Nov 23rd 2012, 5:11 PM 12,655 Views 9 Comments

Award winners included, Katie Taylor, Edna O’ Brien, John Banville, Mary O’Rourke, Catherine Fulvio, and Maeve Binchy.

# book-awards - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Seamus Heaney honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award
# Irish Book Awards
# Irish Book Awards

Seamus Heaney honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award

Nov 17th 2011, 10:32 PM 2,297 Views 7 Comments

The Bord Gáis Irish Book Awards have announced this year’s winners…

# book-awards - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Seamus Heaney to get lifetime award as Irish Book Awards shortlist released
# Book Awards
# Book Awards

Seamus Heaney to get lifetime award as Irish Book Awards shortlist released

Oct 20th 2011, 7:12 PM 637 Views 2 Comments

The Nobel laureate will be honoured at the Bord Gáis Irish Book Awards 2011.

# book-awards - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Sebastian Barry misses out on Booker shortlist
# Booker Prize
From The Daily Edge
# Booker Prize

Sebastian Barry misses out on Booker shortlist

Sep 6th 2011, 7:56 PM 465 Views 11 Comments

Gallery: Check out the final six in the running for this year’s Man Booker.