Long-list: 10 Irish novels up for most lucrative literary award in the world

No fewer than 10 Irish novels have appeared on the long-list for the prestigious 2019 International Dublin Literary Award – with €100,000 in prize money for the winner.

No fewer than 10 Irish novels have appeared on the long-list for the prestigious 2019 International Dublin Literary Award - with €100,000 in prize money for the winner.

Ten Irish novels on long-list for prestigious 2019 International Dublin Literary Award

Ten Irish novels have appeared on the long-list for the prestigious 2019 International Dublin Literary Award – with €100,000 in prize money offered for the winning novel.

Ten Irish novels have appeared on the long-list for the prestigious 2019 International Dublin Literary Award – with €100,000 in prize money offered for the winning novel.

Extract from Michelle Obama’s memoir: For many women ‘wife’ can feel like a loaded word

It sounds a little like a bad joke, doesn’t it? What happens when a solitude-loving individualist marries an outgoing family woman who does not love solitude one bit?

It sounds a little like a bad joke, doesn't it? What happens when a solitude-loving individualist marries an outgoing family woman who does not love solitude one bit?