Tag Archives: Irish Book Awards

Congratulations to Helena Duggan and A Place Called Perfect

A Place Called Perfect has been shortlisted for the Bord Gais Energy Irish Book Awards, and we’re so thrilled that Helena Duggan has been recognised in this way for her fantastic writing and wonderful story. Violet never wanted to move to Perfect. Who wants to live in a town where everyone has to wear glasses […]

Irish Book Awards Shortlist for Goodnight Everyone and A Child of Books

We are delighted to see that Goodnight Everyone by Chris Haughton, and A Child of Books by Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winston have been shortlisted for The Specsavers Children’s Book of the Year (Junior) 2016  in the Irish Book Awards. Goodnight Everyone is a captivating bedtime story about a little bear who tries to stay up all night, even when […]

Two Nominations for Oliver Jeffers at The Irish Book Awards

We’re so excited to announce that The Irish Book Awards have short listed Imaginary Fred by Eoin Colfer and Oliver Jeffers AND The Day The Crayons Came Home by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers in the Specsavers Children’s Book of the Year Junior category! Praise for Imaginary Fred; “The first collaboration from two children’s books […]

Chris Haughton Wins Children’s Book of the Year, Junior at Irish Book Awards!

Congratulations to Chris Haughton, who last night won Children’s Book of the Year, Junior at the Specsavers Irish Book Awards with his picture book Shh! We Have a Plan! “Four friends are out for a walk. Suddenly, they spot it – a beautiful bird perched high in a tree! They simply must have it and […]