Category Archives: Publishing & Newspaper Printing

We Badly Need Privacy Laws #Be Kind

‘Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around’. RIP Caroline Flack … Continue reading

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RIP Ulick O’Connor 1954–2019

Title: Writer and critic Ulick O’Connor dies aged 91 Publisher : RTE Online Source: https://www.rte.ie/culture/2019/1007/1081602-ulick-oconnor/ The Internet, Online, 15/10/2019 Sample Text: Writer, poet, historian and critic Ulick O’Connor has died at the age of 91. Born in Rathgar in Dublin … Continue reading

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There is value in silence

“Silence is a source of great strength.” Lao Tzu “Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech.”  Plutarch ‘I’ve begun to realize that you can listen to silence and learn from it. It has a quality … Continue reading

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Goodbye Dear Friend Fly High – RIP Susan Abraham Asian Writer & Publisher

I learned today that a good writer friend of mine has lost her battle to cancer a few months ago. She was such a beautiful writer and compassionate soul. We were making plans to meet up in Dublin as we … Continue reading

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I Enjoyed This Book – The Better Angels of Our Nature….

Title: The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined Author: Steve Pinker   ISBN: 9780143122012 Publisher: Penguin “If I could give each of you a graduation present, it would be this—the most inspiring book I’ve ever read.” —Bill … Continue reading

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World Book Day – Read A Book Today

1st March 2018 Is World Book Day In Ireland   WBD Books Resources News & Events Inspiration Play & Win Videos About Us   World Book Day Resources For Nursery, Primary & Secondary School Kids : http://www.worldbookday.com/resources/  

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My Dream Is To Own My Own Bookstore & Cafe

Love these, floating bookstore and cafe. I found these on Google Images. My dream bookshop could be floating or on land a house designed to look like a boat. With Ireland’s weather I think on ground might be best but … Continue reading

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Waterstones Weekly – All Your Publishing News Online

Full Text & Source: https://www.waterstones.com/?utm_campaign=WSWaterstonesWeekly310717A&utm_content=6936078036&utm_medium=email&utm_source=WSWaterstonesWeekly310717A Waterstones Weekly Menu: Best Books For Month Of July Presenting The Man Booker Prize 2017 Longlist New & Reviewed Our Best Selling Fiction Books Our Best Selling Non Fiction books Best Selling Children’s Books On … Continue reading

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Ha – Writers’ Pics

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Freedom of expression

The Irish Constitution was enacted in 1937 and for the first time certain fundamental rights were set out in writing. The fundamental rights in the Constitution are generally set out in Articles 40-44 and cover such areas as: equality of … Continue reading

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On Censorship

Title:On Censorship Author: Salman Rushdie, New Yorker Full Text & Online Source: http://www.newyorker.com/books/page-turner/on-censorship The Internet, Online, 16/09/2016 Sample Text: No writer ever really wants to talk about censorship. Writers want to talk about creation, and censorship is anti-creation, negative energy, … Continue reading

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Best free DTP software

Title:Best free DTP software: 6 programs to help you create top-quality documents Author:Mike Williams, Tech Radar Pro Full Text & Source:http://www.techradar.com/news/software/applications/best-free-dtp-software-6-pro The Internet, Online, 10/07/2016 Sample Text: Create newsletters, invitations and more with these top free DTP programs Word processors … Continue reading

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Free eBooks @ ManyBooks

Title: Get Free eBooks or buy selected discounted titles online At Many Books Or Self Publish Your Books Author: eBooks Full Text & Source: http://manybooks.net/ The Internet, Online, 27/4/2016 Sample Text: Home Titles Genres Authors Languages New Titles Recommended Popular … Continue reading

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Cookbooks Over 1 Million Recipes Online

Title: Recipes – Cookbooks.com Author:  Fundcraft Publishing Full Text & Source:http://www.cookbooks.com/cookbooks_recipes/search-recipes.asp The Internet, Online, 15/4/2016 Sample Text: Cookbooks.com is a subsidiary of Fundcraft Publishing. Cookbooks.com has been around since 1995. We’ve now developed a new, all-inclusive website about recipe cookbooks … Continue reading

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Open Library – Borrow, Read & Connect

Title: Open Library:One Webpage For Everybook Author: Aaron Swartz, Brewster Kahle and Internet Archive, California Full Text & Source:https://openlibrary.org/ Sample Text One web page for every book ever published. It’s a lofty but achievable goal. To build Open Library, we … 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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Science Hub – Thousands Of Free Science Research Papers

Title: Science Hub: leading the information highway Author: Science Hub Full Text & Source: http://scihub.org/ The Internet, Online, 4/4/2016 Sample Text: ScienceHUβ is a global science and technology publisher and provides free access to research articles and latest research information … Continue reading

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History Ireland

Title:History Ireland: Ireland’s History Magazine Editor: Tommy Graham Full Text & Source:http://www.historyireland.com/ The Internet, Online, 29/3/2015 Sample Text: History Ireland magazine has now been in production for nearly 20 years. Since 2004 it has been going from strength to strength, … Continue reading

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Changed Utterly: Ireland and the Easter Rising

Title: Changed Utterly: Ireland and the Easter Rising Author: Ireland, Trinity College Dublin :Library Full Text & Source:https://www.tcd.ie/Library/1916/ The Internet, Online, 14/3/2016 Sample Text: Welcome to Changed Utterly – Ireland and the Easter Rising. Over the next year we will … Continue reading

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1916 Press Cuttings

Title: 1916 Press Cuttings Author: Ireland, Bureau Of Military History Full Text & Source: http://www.bureauofmilitaryhistory.ie/1916presscuttings.html The Internet, Online, 14/3/2016 Sample Text: A sample from the BMH Contemporary Documents collection: a book of press cuttings from 1916 – BMH CD 5/9 … Continue reading

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