Romance Books to Fall in Love With
DCU Library cuts fees permanently
Four Binge Worthy Books
Pippa O’Connor Ormond on living your best life
The story of Jaqueline Wilson
Although, Jaqueline Wilson is not exactly like your typical children’s author. She deals with darker subject matters than other children’s books, straying away from fantasies about fairies or stories about a troublesome child who torments his younger brother. Wilson’s stories explored themes such as broken families, domestic abuse, mental illnesses, and the foster care system.
Michelle Obama tells her inspirational story in new book
While working for a Chicago based law firm, Sidley & Austin, she met her future husband, Barack Obama. She describes the early days of their relationship of how she would refer to him as an “exotic geek” and later described him as a unicorn. It is evident they formed an unbreakable bond from their initial meeting.
The power of the short story
The universal and timeless appeal of Sherlock Holmes
Matt Haig’s Reasons to Stay Alive inspires hope
The problem with authors meddling with their finished works
Ready Player One novel falls flat
The dramatic poetry of award-winning Leonita Flynn
Irish authors to keep an eye on
Analysing gender politics in Louise O’Neill’s Almost Love
‘Crying Into the Saucepan’ fries mental illness stigma
How the work of Emma Hannigan celebrates life by discussing cancer
Oh My God What a Complete Aisling
Books that portray the reality of mental illness
Controversy over Lord of The Rings TV adaptation
The Lord of the Rings is quite frankly one of the best stories ever written. J.R.R Tolkien created an epic fantasy novel, which was then turned into an equally epic film series.
The 10 Most Timeless Reads
The sun and her flowers by Rupi Kaur
Rupi Kaur, the Instagram poet who has arguably changed modern poetry, has published more of her work in a collection called ‘the sun and her flowers’. It is, to put it simply, another literary masterpiece.