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The Narrow Road to the Deep North jacketBooker Prize For Richard Flanagan

Richard Flanagan has won the 2014 Man Booker Prize for his sixth novel, The Narrow Road to the Deep North.

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  • Chris JudgeChris Judge Reading & Drawing

    Children’s Storytime
    Dubray Books, Blackrock Shopping Centre
    Thursday 6th November at 11am

    Chris Judge is rapidly becoming one of Ireland’s most successful children’s authors and illustrators. His picture books include the award-winning The Brave Beast and The Lonely Beast - both huge bestsellers. He has also recently illustrated Roddy Doyle’s number one bestseller Brilliant and our July Book of the Month Danger is Everywhere. He will be reading and illustrating from his new picture book TiN.

  • Dalo jacket imageAnthony Daly Book Launch

    Kilmacud Crokes GAA Club, Stillorgan Co. Dublin
    Thursday 6th November at 8:30pm

    As part of a special ‘Thank You’ tribute night to Chris Thompson, Richie Stakelum and Anthony Daly, the Kilmacud Crokes GAA Club are also hosting the launch of Anthony Daly’s new biography Dalo and we are delighted to be invited along to sell the books on the night. Free admission and all welcome.

  • Fairy DoorIrish Fairy Doors Story Time and Fairy Trail

    Dubray Books Blackrock Shopping Centre
    Saturday 8th November at 12pm

    Come and meet Fairy Clodagh and enter into the magic world of fairies where imagination comes alive!! All welcome, suitable for ages 3 and up.

  • Naked Paleo jacket imagePat Divilly Book Signing

    Dubray Books Grafton Street
    Saturday 8th November at 2:30pm

    Seven years ago, Pat Divilly started out as a fitness trainer on a beach in Connemara at only 20 years of age. He is now one of the most respected and successful in his field. His first book 21 Day Jump Start was a huge bestseller last year and he now regularly appears on RTE as well amassing over 110,000 followers online. His passion for health and wellness has now led him to producing Naked Paleo, Food Stripped Bare – a back to basics approach to nutrition that will promote long term health and effortless weight loss. Come meet him and be inspired to greater health in Dubray Books Grafton Street.

  • Love Your Home jacket imageDermot Bannon Love Your Home Book Tour

    Dubray Books Grafton Street
    Sunday 9th November at 3pm

    Dermot Bannon is a leading voice in modern Irish architectural design and is well known as the host of RTE’S Room to Improve TV series. In his beautiful new book Love Your Home, Dermot shows that good design is fundamental to living well. The book will help you understand the basic principles of design to help you unleash the potential of your house to make it the home you’ve always dreamed of. Come and meet Dermot as he helps us all love our homes.

  • Francis BrennanFrancis Brennan

    Dubray Books Grafton Street
    Saturday 15th November at 3pm

    The Irish hotelier and TV personality has charmed so many of us already and he continues his book tour around the country signing his new book It’s the Little Things. We’re delighted to welcome him back to Dubray Books for a second book signing - this time in our Grafton Street branch on 15th November.

  • Mary CostelloMary Costello in Conversation with Paula Shields

    Dun Laoghaire Lexicon Library
    Thursday 20th November at 8pm
    Tickets: €5, from www.paviliontheatre.ie or Tel. (01) 231 2929

    Mary Costello is one of Irish literature's finest new voices, one that echoes Edna O’Brien at her best. Her first story collection, The China Factory, received rapturous critical acclaim and the anticipation surrounding her first novel was intense. Now comes Academy Street a profound meditation on what Faulkner called "the human heart in conflict with itself". Tess Lohan is a memorable fictional creation and Costello’s achievement in describing the arc of her life in Ireland and New York is immense. "With extraordinary devotion, she brings to life a woman who would otherwise have faded into oblivion amid the legions of the meek and the unobtrusive." - J.M. Coetzee.

  • Michael PalinMichael Palin Book Signing

    Dubray Books Grafton St
    Saturday 6th December at 11am

    A regular (and very popular) guest at Dubray Books, renowned travel writer, television presenter, and member of Monty Python's Flying Circus, Michael Palin will be signing copies of his latest book, Travelling To Work. The third volume of his diaries, Travelling to Work covers the years from 1988 to 1998, including film success with A Fish Called Wanda and his brilliant performance as a schoolteacher in Alan Bleasdale's tv series, GBH. A prefect Christmas present for the Palin fan in your life.

  • You Are Here jacket imageCol. Chris Hadfield Signing

    Dubray Books Grafton Street
    Sunday 14th December, time TBC.

    Col. Chris Hadfield is one of the most popular guests we've ever hosted at Dubray Books, and it is with great pleasure that we welcome him back to sign copies of his new book, You Are Here, showcasing the incredible photographs taken from the International Space Station. Not to be missed!