Launches, Lots Of Launches & Events

This Week

The Collins Press is delighted that Paul Clements will be speaking about his latest book, Burren Country – Travels through an Irish Limestone Landscape, at the Immrama Festival of Travel Writing in Lismore Castle, County Waterford on Thursday 9 June at 8.00 pm. Entry is free and all are welcome.

The Classics Reading Group at The Gutter Bookshop, Thursday 9 June – 6pm until 7.15pm. At Swim Two Birds by Flann O’Brien is The Classics Reading Group book for June. Sorry, this Reading Group and its waiting list, is currently full.

Next Week

Green Lamp Editions is delighted that Declan Kiberd will launch Conor Fennell’s A Little Circle Of Kindred Minds: Joyce In Paris in the Irish Writers’ Centre, 19 Parnell Square Monday 13 June, 7.30 pm.

No Exit Press will have the Irish launch of  Brother’s Lot by Kevin Holohan in The Gutter Bookshop on Wednesday 15 June – 6.30pm until 8pm. Described as ‘unforgettable’ and ‘wonderfully dark’ this satirical novel explores the hypocrisy of old-school Catholic education in a down-at-heel Dublin school.  Free and everyone welcome.

The Gutter Bookshop presents Poetry Night on Thursday 16 June – 6pm until 7.15pm. If you enjoy reading, listening to, or writing your own poetry come along to our Poetry Night. Attendees can read from their own work, or from poets they admire or if you prefer you can simple come along to listen.  Free and everyone welcome.

Little Island is delighted to invite you to celebrate the publication of a new book, The Cryptid Files: Mexican Devil by Jean Flitcroft. The launch will be held on June 16 at 6.30 pm in Dubray Books, Blackrock, Dublin. Please RSVP to ELaina O’Neill,

Mercier Press will launch Famine Galway’s Darkest Years by William Henry on Friday 17 June at 8 pm at the Galway Rowing Club, Woodquay, Galway. It will be launched by Bernard O’Hara.