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#Memoir

# memoir - Last month November 2022

'What use would a rockstar be without a messianic complex?': Bono on his life and U2's success
# Surrender
# Surrender

'What use would a rockstar be without a messianic complex?': Bono on his life and U2's success

Nov 5th 2022, 1:10 PM 22,515 Views 50 Comments

The U2 frontman gave a wide-ranging interview on RTÉ this morning.

# memoir - This year 2022

The Irish Read: Cristín Leach shares the story of getting her first tattoo post-divorce
# Homegrown Writing
# Homegrown Writing

The Irish Read: Cristín Leach shares the story of getting her first tattoo post-divorce

May 29th 2022, 10:00 AM 20,566 Views 2 Comments

Read an extract from the art critic’s first book, a memoir.

Poll: Will you read Bono's memoir?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you read Bono's memoir?

May 12th 2022, 10:20 AM 31,701 Views 32 Comments

Surrender will be published in November.

Bono to publish his memoir this November
# Bonooooo
# Bonooooo

Bono to publish his memoir this November

May 10th 2022, 2:52 PM 10,269 Views 32 Comments

The book, titled ‘Surrender’, will feature 40 chapters, each named after a U2 song.

Extract: 'I knew that it was too dangerous to bicycle down O’Connell Street, for fear of being shot'
# EXTRACT
# EXTRACT

Extract: 'I knew that it was too dangerous to bicycle down O’Connell Street, for fear of being shot'

Jan 25th 2022, 7:00 PM 14,051 Views 4 Comments

An extract from the memoir of Republican Máire Comerford, about an incident during the Civil War.

# memoir - Last year 2021

Author Alice Sebold apologises to man wrongly jailed for raping her
# Memoir
# Memoir

Author Alice Sebold apologises to man wrongly jailed for raping her

Dec 1st 2021, 10:31 AM 45,464 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Broadwater’s conviction was overturned last week after a re-examination of the case found serious flaws in the prosecution.

Quiz: How much do you know about these famous autobiographies and memoirs?
# My Story By Me
# My Story By Me

Quiz: How much do you know about these famous autobiographies and memoirs?

Aug 8th 2021, 10:00 PM 40,135 Views 6 Comments

A quiz about life lessons, personal stories, relationships, fame and family, told by me.

# memoir - All time

'I don't think it exists anymore': Mary Trump on how toxic family dynamics 'beat' the kindness out of Donald
# Too Much And Never Enough
# Too Much And Never Enough

'I don't think it exists anymore': Mary Trump on how toxic family dynamics 'beat' the kindness out of Donald

Jul 26th 2020, 6:00 AM 44,678 Views 20 Comments

The US president’s niece tells Miriam O’Callaghan how her grandfather’s cruel nature left all five of his children “deeply damaged”.

A Light That Never Goes Out: Keelin Shanley's posthumous memoir to be published in October
# Memoir
# Memoir

A Light That Never Goes Out: Keelin Shanley's posthumous memoir to be published in October

Jul 22nd 2020, 4:12 PM 23,177 Views 6 Comments

The award winning journalist began writing the book late last year.

Excerpts from Mary Trump's tell-all book have been published - and the President's not happy
# MARY TRUMP
# MARY TRUMP

Excerpts from Mary Trump's tell-all book have been published - and the President's not happy

Jul 8th 2020, 9:27 AM 64,721 Views 56 Comments

Trump has described that book as “fiction.”

Trump asked China's president for help in boosting re-election prospects, former advisor says in tell-all book
# John Bolton
# John Bolton

Trump asked China's president for help in boosting re-election prospects, former advisor says in tell-all book

Jun 18th 2020, 7:02 AM 16,855 Views 56 Comments

John Bolton wrote that the US President “saw conspiracies behind rocks” in his book due to be published next week.

'I have a number on my arm from Auschwitz - and people say it never happened?'
# Dita Kraus
# Dita Kraus

'I have a number on my arm from Auschwitz - and people say it never happened?'

Feb 23rd 2020, 10:00 PM 115,369 Views 64 Comments

Holocaust survivor Dita Kraus has written a memoir about her time in Auschwitz.

Ex-White House aide claims Trump is a racist who regularly uses the N-word
# Omarosa
# Omarosa

Ex-White House aide claims Trump is a racist who regularly uses the N-word

Aug 10th 2018, 4:23 PM 25,257 Views 73 Comments

Omarosa Manigault Newman says there’s tapes to prove it.

Bruce Springsteen opens up about depression in his new memoir
# Born To Run
# Born To Run

Bruce Springsteen opens up about depression in his new memoir

Sep 7th 2016, 12:50 PM 19,881 Views 27 Comments

The singer reveals that the recording of Wrecking Ball in 2012 was one of his lowest points.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Sep 9th 2012, 11:00 AM 81 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

WikiLeaks chief denies sex allegations in memoir
# Wikileaks
# Wikileaks

WikiLeaks chief denies sex allegations in memoir

Sep 22nd 2011, 4:15 PM 181 Views 2 Comments

Julian Assange has accused his British publisher of “opportunism and duplicity” for publishing the unfinished book without his approval.

Bristol Palin to write the book of her life
# Bristol Book
# Bristol Book

Bristol Palin to write the book of her life

Mar 1st 2011, 5:14 PM 1,442 Views 0 Comments

Sarah Palin’s daughter seals deal for memoir which will track her coming of age, being a single mom and coping with a relationship breakdown in public.

Blair comes out on top in Irish book sales
# Tony Blair
# Tony Blair

Blair comes out on top in Irish book sales

Sep 7th 2010, 6:24 PM 782 Views 0 Comments

But guess which publication was beaten into number two?

Tony Blair calls off London book signing
# Tony Blair
# Tony Blair

Tony Blair calls off London book signing

Sep 6th 2010, 7:39 PM 362 Views 0 Comments

Decision comes two days after eggs and shoes thrown at former PM in Dublin.

In pictures: the Dublin anti-Blair protests
# Tony Blair
# Tony Blair

In pictures: the Dublin anti-Blair protests

Sep 4th 2010, 5:30 PM 870 Views 0 Comments

Three are arrested as anti-war and republican demonstrators protest at Tony Blair’s book signing.