Is there better setting in the whole wide world for a children’s book festival than Lismore Castle on a sunny day?
Tue, 07 May, 2019
GAME OF THRONES: The series finally gets into gear with an epic battle between humans and the forces of the Night King.
Sun, 28 Apr, 2019
Mortal Engines author Philip Reeve tops the bill at the Towers and Tales festival in Lismore, writes Marjorie Brennan.
The county of Cork will provide an intersection for the worlds of music and literature during the summer at several events. Among them is the West Cork Literary Festival (July 12-19)
Thu, 04 Apr, 2019
Peter Jackson, the filmmaker who brought us The Lord of the Rings movies, returns with ‘Mortal Engines’. Kerri-Ann Roper speaks to two of the new film’s leading ladies — Hera Hilmar and Jihae — about the relevance of the story.
Mon, 10 Dec, 2018
Black ’47, out now - Revenge thriller set during the Irish Famine. Hugo Weaving, Barry Keoghan and Stephen Rea star.
Sat, 08 Sep, 2018
ON THURSDAY March 3, World Book Day will be celebrated all over Ireland and Britain, with promotional events in schools, libraries and bookshops.
Sat, 26 Feb, 2011
JK Rowling’s fifth Harry Potter book has been shortlisted for the adult fiction prize at this year’s WHSmith Book Awards.
Wed, 14 Jan, 2004
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Commemorating 100 years since the War of Independence
Friday, December 4, 2020 - 9:00 PM
Saturday, December 5, 2020 - 7:00 AM