Monthly Archives: April 2012

CBI Book Of The Year

CBI is the national children’s books organisation of Ireland. Through our many activities and events we aim to engage young people with books, foster a greater understanding of the importance of books for young people and act as a core … Continue reading

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Orange Prize

Launched in 1996, the prize celebrates excellence, originality and accessibility in women’s writing from throughout the world. The winner receives a cheque for £30,000 and a limited edition bronze known as a ‘Bessie’, created by the artist Grizel Niven. The … Continue reading

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International Book Awards 2012

                                                                                         FINAL CALL FOR ENTRIES!Deadline April 30, 2012 Enter Your 2010-2012 Titles! Open to all books, published in the English language with an ISBN and currently available for sale online to global consumers. Affordable Entry Fee! $69.00 per title/per … Continue reading

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Harry’s War – The True Story of the Soldier Prince: The True Story of Prince Harry’s Heroism in Afghanistan

Title:Harry’s War: The True Story of the Soldier Prince: The True Story of Prince Harry’s Heroism in Afghanistan Author: Robert Jobson  Paperback:288 pages Publisher:John Blake Publishing Ltd; 1st Paperback Edition edition (30 May 2008) LanguageEnglish ISBN-10:1844546721 ISBN-13:978-1844546725 Product Dimensions: 19.3 … Continue reading

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Walking With The Wounded

Title:Walking With The Wounded: The Incredible Story of Britain’s Bravest Warriors and the Challenge of a Lifetime Authors: Prince Harry and Mark McCrum Hardcover:320 pages Publisher:Sphere (1 Sep 2011) LanguageEnglish ISBN-10:1847444857 ISBN-13:978-1847444851 Product Dimensions: 15.9 x 3.9 x 24.1 cm … Continue reading

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William And Catherine : Their Lives, Their Wedding

  Title:William & Catherine: Their Lives, Their Wedding Author: Andrew Morton Hardcover:224 pages Publisher:Michael O’Mara Books (10 May 2011) LanguageEnglish ISBN-10:1843176211 ISBN-13:978-1843176213 Product Dimensions: 24.6 x 19.8 x 2.4 cm Product Description On 16 November 2010, the long-awaited engagement of … Continue reading

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Irish Government’s Progress Report 2012

Programme For Government Annual Report 2012 by Annette J Dunlea Published In The Carrigdhoun Newspaper 28th April 2012 p.5 & p.11 After a year in government,they believe they have made a solid start. It lists their achievements and objectives for … Continue reading

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USA Today Top 10 Bestsellers April 23rd 2012

USA TODAY’s Best-Selling Books list ranks the 150 top-selling titles each week based on an analysis of sales from U.S. booksellers. Contributors represent a variety of outlets: bookstore chains, independent bookstores, mass merchandisers and online retailers. 1The Hunger Games by Suzanne … Continue reading

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Irish Bestsellers List April 23rd 2012

Books: Torn Hunger Games Catching Fire Classic Mockingjay Classic Run Fat Bitch Run The House on Willow Street City of Hope Full House Fear The Sins of the Father eBooks: No One Left to Tell Run Fat Bitch Run One … Continue reading

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This Is Ireland

This Is Ireland: 2011 Census Results by Annette J Dunlea Published In The Carrigdhoun Newspaper 21st April 2012 p.11         This report is the first of two publications summarising the results of the 2011 census. This first one,This is Ireland … Continue reading

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Dublin Impac Award 2012

                    Shortlist 2012: Rocks in the Belly by Jon Bauer (British / Australian). Scribe Publications (First Novel) The Matter with Morris by David Bergen (Canadian). Harper Collins, Canada A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan  (American) Alfred … Continue reading

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Barnes and Noble Bestsellers 2012

List: 1. The Hunger Games Trilogy Boxed Setby Suzanne Collins 2. Catching Fire (Hunger Games Series #2)by Suzanne Collins  3. Mockingjay (Hunger Games Series #3)by Suzanne Collins 4. The Hunger Games (Hunger Games Series #1)by Suzanne Collins 5. The Psychology … Continue reading

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Kindle Bestselling Magazines 15th April 2012

Top Rated in Magazines & Journals   1. Science News by Society for Science & the Public 4.6 out of 5 stars   (28) Kindle Edition Includes a free trial and automatic wireless delivery Monthly Price: $2.25   2. Polityka by Polityka … Continue reading

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New York Bestsellers List April 15th 2012

  COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK FICTION FIFTY SHADES OF GREY,by E. L. James FIFTY SHADES DARKER,by E. L. James GUILTY WIVES,by James Patterson and David Ellis LOVER REBORN,by J. R. Ward FIFTY SHADES FREED, by E. L. James Complete List … Continue reading

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Irish Bestsellers 18th April 2012

Books: The House on Willow Street Hunger Games Catching Fire Classic Mockingjay Classic A Message of Hope from the Angels The Help The Sins of the Father Love and Marriage Run Fat Bitch Run Phantom eBooks: No One Left to … Continue reading

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Irish Bestsellers 3rd April 2012

Books: The House on Willow Street Hunger Games Catching Fire Classic Mockingjay Classic A Message of Hope from the Angels The Help The Sins of the Father Love and Marriage Run Fat Bitch Run Phantom eBooks: No One Left to … Continue reading

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Crosshaven Connect

Crosshaven Connect Needs You by Annette J Dunlea                         Crosshaven Connect is the local youth club and its chairpeson is Michael Ahern.It is situated behind Crosshaven House, next to the Pitch N Putt I Crosshaven Village. It has been running … Continue reading

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The Fiscal Treaty

New Fiscal Treaty For Ireland by Annette J Dunlea Published In the Carrigdhoun Newdspaper 14th April 2012 p.9 25 national leaders have agreed tough new budget rules to be enshrined in their national law.The compact treaty is about managing budgets.The … Continue reading

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