Category Archives: Irish Fiction

Ulysses by James Joyce

Ulysses is a modernist novel by Irish writer James Joyce. It was first serialized in parts in the American journal The Little Review from March 1918 to December 1920 and then published in its entirety in Paris by Sylvia Beach … Continue reading

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Google Books – Online Library

Title: Google Books Author: Google Full Text & Source:https://books.google.com/?hl=en The Internet, Online, 11/4/2016 Sample Text: Search the full text of books Search Book Search works just like web search. Try a search on Google Books or on Google.com. When we … Continue reading

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Twenty Irish novels to read before you die

Title: Twenty Irish novels to read before you die Author: Cathy Hayes, Irish Central Full Text & Source: http://www.irishcentral.com/roots/twenty-irish-novels-to-read-before-you-die-photos-119391839-237736631.html The Internet, Online, 6/11/2015 Sample Text: Ireland, considering its size, has produced a disproportionately large amount of world renowned writers. From … Continue reading

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10 great books by Irish women

Title: 10 great books by Irish women Author: The Irish Times Newspaper Full Text & Source: http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/books/10-great-books-by-irish-women-1.1901693 The Internet, Online, 5/11/2015 Sample Text: In the final part of our series on influential books by women writers, we focus on Irish … Continue reading

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16 Reasons Why James Joyce is the Greatest Writer Ever

I came across this great blog post on Joyce by PQ and decided to share it Title: 16 Reasons Why James Joyce is the Greatest Writer Ever Author: PQ Full Text & Quote: http://www.abuildingroam.com/ The Internet, Online, 16/6/2015 Sample Text: … Continue reading

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My Latest Author Interview On Type Robe Walkers

  Title: 7 Questions With Irish Author Annette J Dunlea Author: Sarah Normandie Full Text & Source: http://www.typeropewalkers.com/post/112173936507/7-questions-with-irish-author The Internet, Online, 27/2/2015 Text: One of my favorite things about being a writer is the many wonderful artists I have had … Continue reading

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The top 10 rural Irish books

Title: The top 10 rural Irish books Author: Paul Charles Full Text & Source: http://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/oct/01/top-10-rural-irish-books-paul-charles The Internet Online, 06/2/2015 Sample Text: Rural Ireland has a unique place in English literature and has served as a backdrop to untold great novels. … Continue reading

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Anne Enright named as first Laureate for Irish Fiction

Title: Anne Enright named as first Laureate for Irish Fiction Author:Laurence Mackin, The Irish Times Full Text & Source: http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/books/anne-enright-named-as-first-laureate-for-irish-fiction-1.2084453 The Internet, Online, 02/2/2015 Sample Text: Anne Enright has been named the inaugural Laureate for Irish Fiction. The role lasts … Continue reading

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10 Contemporary Irish Authors You Need To Know

Title: 10 Contemporary Irish Authors You Need To Know Author: Kathleen Massara, Flavorwire Full Text & Source: http://flavorwire.com/161429/10-contemporary-irish-authors-you-need-to-know The Internet, Online, 02/12/2014 Sample Text: There are many ways we can celebrate St. Patrick’s Day: go on a bender, kiss everyone in … Continue reading

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From James Joyce to Oscar Wilde, top ten Irish novelists in history

Title: From James Joyce to Oscar Wilde, top ten Irish novelists in history Author: JORDANA KOZUPSKY, Irish Central Full Text & Source: http://www.irishcentral.com/roots/our-top-ten-irish-novelists-of-all-time-126080063-237787691.html The Internet, Online, 02/12/2014 Sample Text: Ireland has produced some of the greatest writers in literature. Writing … Continue reading

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Irish Short Stories

Title: Irish Short Stories Author: Short Stories Archive Full Text & Source: http://www.shortstoryarchive.com/irish_stories.html The Internet, Online, 02/11/2014 IRISH SHORT STORIES The Burial of the Rats – by Bram Stoker The Coming of Abel Behenna – by Bram Stoker The Devoted … Continue reading

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Ireland Literature Exchange – Author Database

Title: Author Database Author: Ireland Literature Exchange Full Text & Source: http://www.irelandliterature.com/author-database/ About the Author Database Search for books by Irish writers and their respective rights contacts. Our database is mostly a list of works by Irish writers to which … Continue reading

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Irish Literature, Mythology, Folklore And Drama

HISTORY LANGUAGE PERIODICALS The Story of the Irish Race Irish History on the Web Ireland History in Maps The Archaeology of Ancient Ireland Irish Timeline and History Chronology of Irish History Gaelic Dictionaries Gaelic Homepage Gaelic Languages – Links Pronunciation … Continue reading

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Irish Writers Centre Offers Writing Courses

The Irish Writers’ Centre has long been a hub of literary activity, supporting established and aspiring writers throughout Ireland from its base at the heart of Dublin’s cultural quarter. It is a non-profit organisation, a registered charity, with the remit … Continue reading

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Book Club Kit: Minding Frankie

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Minding Frankie by Maeve Binchy First Published: 2011 10 Copies & Reading Guide When Nöel learns that his former flame is terminally ill and pregnant with a child she claims is his, he agrees to…

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Irish Novelists

List of Irish novelists From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Irish_novelists This is a list of novelists either born in Ireland or holding Irish citizenship. Novelists whose work is in Irish are included as well as those whose work is in … Continue reading

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Dun Laoghaire Book Festival 10th – 13th Sep 2009

http://www.dlharbour.ie/content/ms/detail.php?newid=1132&catid=2&category=Events&locid=67 THE ‘MOUNTAINS TO SEA’ BOOK FESTIVAL PRESS RELEASE Friday 24th July, 2009 DUN LAOGHAIRE RATHDOWN COUNTY COUNCIL TO STAGE THE ‘MOUNTAINS TO SEA’ BOOK FESTIVAL IN SEPTEMBER Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council announced today the provisional programme for the … Continue reading

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Irish Writers Union

http://www.ireland-writers.com/ FÁILTE      This is the website of the Irish Writers’ Union, 19 Parnell Square, Dublin 1. t 086 233 00 84. or email The website is edited by Brendan Nolan Renew online now We have introduced an online … Continue reading

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Irish Fiction List

Barry, Sebastian The Whereabouts of Eneas McNulty Behan, Brendan Binchey, Dan Brulagh trilogy Neon Madonna Last Resorts Fireballs Binchy, Maeve A Circle of Friends; Dublin 4; Echoes Boylan, Clare 11 Edward Street Brennan, Maeve Springs of Affection: Stories of Dublin … Continue reading

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