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A month by month calendar of new fiction, non-fiction and poetry to look forward to reading.

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Ferdia Shaw will play the criminal mastermind, Artemis Fowl, in the Disney adaptation of Eoin Colfer’s novel.

View some of the art produced by Paul Kidby for Terry Pratchett’s Discworld.

Review of John Green‘s first novel in six years.  Has it been worth the wait?  You decide!!

RTE interviews the nominees.  Results will be announced next Wednesday.  Fingers crossed for SAC long-time favourite Paul Howard!!

Here’s some more EPIC Reads to enjoy if you’ve read your way through my Summer Reading Lists.

As they say themselves, small books about BIG IDEAS

Entitled ‘Beren and Lúthien’, it’s about man and an elf who try to steal from the greatest of all evil beings, Melkor.

Have a look at this BBC report for further details http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-oxfordshire-40109396

Whether mid-air on a long-haul flight, at the beach or at home in the garden I hope you’ll enjoy the books by Irish Authors and those written ‘as gaeilge’.  They have been selected to appeal to 12-18 year olds.  All are available in the St. Andrew’s College Library. Recommended Reading For Young Adults 2017 – Irish Authors  Bain taitneamh as!

Whether mid-air on a long-haul flight, at the beach or at home in the garden I hope you’ll enjoy the Recommended Reading Summer 2017 – Fiction and Non Fiction I’ve selected to appeal to 12-18 year olds.  It comprising a wide variety of genre – contemporary fiction, horror, love stories, mystery and detective stories and my favourite – historical fiction.  All are available in the St. Andrew’s College Library.

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