News & Events

In this section of the site we’ll post interesting news and events taking place in the book world that you might like. We’ll also add some editorial opinion pieces on various issues in publishing and the odd book review too!

If there is anything in particular you would like us to talk about here, just let us know!

#TLP

Books on Motherhood by The Literary Professionals

March 8, 2018
Mothers… We Salute You
It's Mother's Day on Sunday and a time to celebrate women. Let's take a look at...

Setting up a book club, The Literary Professionals

February 23, 2018
Setting Up a Book Club
Book clubs are everywhere, and growing in popularity all the time. Here’s my guide to setting...

The Mixing Bowl: Second Helpings

November 1, 2017
The Mixing Bowl: Second Helpings
We are very proud to have edited and project managed a beautiful new book by Our...

Writing competitions at Listowel Writers' Week

February 17, 2017
Listowel Writers’ Week Competitions
Writing competitions at Listowel Writers' Week 2017. Visit www.writersweek.ie/competitions for all the details....

Irish Writers Centre Novel Fair 2017

February 16, 2017
The Novel Fair Effect
Twelve writers are preparing for their big day this Saturday 18th February at The Irish Writers...

Liz Nugent books

December 30, 2016
Liz Nugent Makes Top List
Irish author Liz Nugent has made the Richard and Judy summer 2017 list with her second...

International Dublin Literary Award

November 22, 2016
International Dublin Literary Award
The longlist for the International Dublin Literary Award has been announced and seven Irish authors have...

Richard and Judy bookclub

September 3, 2015
Richard & Judy Autumn Titles
The autumn titles selected by the Richard & Judy Bookclub have been announced....

The Great Swim by Gavin Mortimer

September 2, 2015
We are reading… The Great Swim
The dramatic story of the four courageous female swimmers who captivated the world in the summer...

Elvis Presley

August 10, 2015
Elvis’s Private Nurse to Publish Book
There's obviously no moratorium on releasing memoirs about a celebrity, regardless of how long they are...

Page 1 of 212