- By admin on December 18, 2018
I was a fan of Andrew Meehan’s delightful stories before One Star Awake arrived, so I couldn’t wait to see what he’d do in the longer form. The thriller set-up of an amnesiac protagonist is utterly disrupted in Eva, a woman with some kind of trauma in her past who lacks the tools and touchstones others take for granted (memory,
- By admin on November 6, 2018
Harvesting by Lisa Harding is the November Irish Times Book Club choice!
- By admin on October 25, 2018
Dublin Book Festival have announced their 2018 programme! There’s a great range of events to suit everyone, and we’re delighted to see so many New Island authors in the line-up. We’ve chosen our top picks below. THE ART OF THE SHORT STORY Éilís Ní Dhuibhne, Nuala O’Connor and William Wall in conversation with Paula Shields Venue: National Library of Ireland, Kildare Street
- By admin on October 9, 2018
We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that Hard Border: Walking through a Century of Irish Partition by Darach MacDonald has been shortlisted for the inaugural Michel Deon Prize for non-fiction! The six books on the shortlist for the 2018 Michel Déon Prize are: I Found my Tribe by Ruth Fitzmaurice (Chatto & Windus) The Vanquished: Why the First Word War Failed to End by