Monthly Archives: January 2010

Munster, Ireland Top 10 Booksales -Jan 20th 2010

Top 10 Books 1. Going Home by Colm Keane 2. Brooklyn by Colm Toibin 3. Let The Great World Spin by Colum Mc Cann 4. The Choice by Susan Lewis 5. O Hara Affair by Kate Thompson 6. Girl With … Continue reading

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Cork Wins Trophies at BT Scientist

Cork Wins Trophies At BT Science Exhibition by Annette J Dunlea in Carrigdhoun Newspaper 30th Jan 2010 p.19 BT recently hosted it’s 10th Young Scientist Awards. It attracted 37,000 visitors and over 1,588 projects from the 32 counties. BT announced … Continue reading

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The Bridgestone Irish Food Guide 2010 Launched Today

  Title: The Bridgestone Irish Food Guide (The Bridgestone Guides)   Authors:  John McKenna and Sally McKenna (Paperback – 25 Feb 2010)   Paperback: 536 pages Publisher: Estragon Press; 9 edition (25 Feb 2010) Language English ISBN-10: 1906927006 ISBN-13: 978-1906927004 … Continue reading

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National Library of Ireland – Online Exhibitions and Digitalization of Stock

http://www.nli.ie/en/homepage.aspx The National Library of Ireland Kildare Street Dublin 2. Telephone: +353 (0)1 603 0213 Fax: +353 (0)1 661 2523 Email: info@nli.ie (For enquiries about our collections, opening hours and admission procedures.) Reader Services The National Library of Ireland Kildare Street … Continue reading

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Literary Prizes

http://www.scaruffi.com/fiction/litprize.html Whitbread/ Costa Prize (january) Nordic Council Prize (february) Premio Cervantes (april) Pulitzer Prize (april) Somerset Maugham Award (may) Isola d’Elba (june) Premio Strega (july) Premio Gallegos (july, every other year) Premio Campiello (august) Nobel Prize for Literature (october) Booker … Continue reading

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Melbourne Prize For Literature

http://www.middlemiss.org/matilda/2009/09/2009-melbourne-prize-for-literature-shortlists.html 2009 Melbourne Prize for Literature Shortlists By Perry Middlemiss on September 16, 2009 3:53 PM | No TrackBacks The finalists for the 2009 Melbourne Prize for Literature have been announced.  You can read further details of the awards here.  … Continue reading

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Writers Guild Awards – UK

http://www.writersguild.org.uk/public/003_WritersGuil/397_WGGBNewsGui.html Writers’ Guild Awards 2009 The winners of the 2009 Guild Awards were announced at a ceremony in London on 29 November.  (Photos by Simon Denton for WGGB) The winners were: Television comedy / light entertainment: Guy Jenkin and Andy … Continue reading

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