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How Mike McCormack went from 'not being able to give a book away' to winning a €100k award
The Irish author won the €100k International Dublin Literary Award this week for his novel Solar Bones.
Mike McCormack's 'brave, challenging' book Solar Bones wins €100k Dublin Literary Award
McCormack was nominated alongside writers like Eimear McBride, Han Kang and Elizabeth Strout.
This book is the best you'll find in a library right now worldwide
The winner of this prestigious award is €100,000 richer.
10 authors - including one Irishman - to fight it out for €100,000 prize
This year is the 20th anniversary of the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award.
Tesco, the IRA, and Carrauntoohil: The week in numbers
Plus: What percentage of deaths in Ireland are caused by cancer?
What does it take to translate a best-seller into another language?
We asked an award-winning author and his translator what it’s like to translate a best-seller from Spanish to English.
Libraries worldwide nominate their favourite 2012 books - is yours in there?
Three Irish books have been nominated for the prestigious IMPAC DUBLIN Literary Award. What books would you nominate?
Ireland's Kevin Barry up for €100k literary award
Other nominees include Michel Houellebecq, Haruki Murakami and Andrew Miller.
Eight Irish writers on longlist for Impac book award
Let’s not get too excited though – there’s 154 books in total on the longlist for the world’s most valuable literary prize.
Three Irish authors nominated for prestigious literary prize
The IMPAC Literary Award nominees were announced this morning, with Emma Donoghue’s ‘Room’ considered a hot favourite for the €100,000 prize.