Children’s Books Ireland Conference 2018 – Visual Notes

This year the Children's Books Ireland was incredible, as usual! It happened at the beautiful Lighthouse Cinema in Dublin and as it is with anything that Children's Books Ireland does, the whole experience was amazing. Peter Brown, Louise O'Neill, M.G. Leonard, Lydia Monks, Abi Elphinstone, and Steven Lenton were just [...]

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Towers & Tales Festival

Towers and Tales is a festival that happens at Lismore Castle in Co. Waterford, Ireland every year. Founded by Elaina Ryan (Children’s Books Ireland) and Niamh Sharkey, Towers & Tales is a celebration of children's books, stories and illustration, designed to give young audiences unforgettable, creative and transformational experiences with [...]

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Children’s Books Ireland Conference 2017

I'm always delighted to come along to the fantastic weekend-long Children's Books Ireland Conference. CBI is the National Children's Books Organisation of Ireland and as such it has the mission to make books central to every child's life as well as supporting and celebrating excellent authors and illustrators, so it's no [...]

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