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  • The Irish Times Book Club: Beautiful Pictures of the Lost Homeland by Mia Gallagher

    By admin on February 1, 2017
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      We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that this month’s Irish Times Book Club choice is Beautiful Pictures of the Lost Homeland by Mia Gallagher! Mia will discuss her work with Laura Slattery of The Irish Times at the Irish Writers Centre, Parnell square, Dublin 1 on the 23rd of February at 7.30PM. The Irish Times will be publishing a series

  • In praise of short fiction: a tribute to Maeve Brennan

    By admin on January 9, 2017
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    ‘Every publisher has a bee or two in his bonnet and I am no exception. Prime amongst my buzzing irritants is the low regard for short stories in buying offices across the land. The response is near-Pavlovian, “…a short story collection!? By an unknown author? Kiss of death!” and the battle is constant. Over the years at New Island we’ve

  • Book Launch – Mr Pussy: Before I Forget to Remember

    By admin on November 24, 2016
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    New Island Books requests the pleasure of your company to celebrate the launch of Mr Pussy  Before I Forget to Remember by Alan Amsby with David Kenny on Wednesday, November 30th at 7.00PM in Lillie’s Bordello, 1-2 Adam Court, Grafton Street, Dublin 2. We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that RTÉ Presenter and Broadcaster, Miriam O’Callaghan, will be guest speaker. Listen

  • Belfast Launch: Trouble Is Our Business

    By admin on November 22, 2016
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      Trouble Is Our Business: New Stories by Irish Crime Writers, edited by Declan Burke ‘A crime anthology certain to keep you on the edge of your seat’ – The Sunday Times An evening of chat about Crime Fiction on the Emerald Isle with Declan Burke, John Connolly, Louise Phillips and more! Fri 25th November 6.30pm, No Alibis, 83, Botanic Avenue,

  • The Glass Shore won Best Irish Published Book of the Year 2016!

    By admin on November 17, 2016
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    TWO IN A ROW! New Island is thrilled to announce that The Glass Shore: Short Stories by Women Writers from the North of Ireland, edited by Sinéad Gleeson, has won The Journal.ie Best Irish Published Book of the Year 2016 at the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards! This is the second year in a row that New Island and