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# reading - Friday 10 June, 2016

Jaap Stam set for his first managerial job in England - reports

The Royals terminated the contract of former manager Brian McDermott last month.

# reading - Thursday 9 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'When somebody you love is ill you feel embarrassed for your own luck' Dublin Literary Award

'When somebody you love is ill you feel embarrassed for your own luck'

Akhil Sharma’s Family Life has scooped the €100,000 International Dublin Literary Award.

# reading - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge 9 books you should definitely take on your summer holidays Summer Reading List

9 books you should definitely take on your summer holidays

Heading on a pre-holiday Easons smash and grab? Here’s what to pick up.

# reading - Sunday 8 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Open thread: Tell us your favourite book this year and you could win 10 books Competition

Open thread: Tell us your favourite book this year and you could win 10 books

The books are all on the shortlist for the International Dublin Literary Award.

# reading - Monday 2 May, 2016

Reading boss Brian McDermott full of praise for Irish teenager after impressive cameo

17-year-old Josh Barrett was a second-half substitute in Reading’s 2-1 loss against Preston.

# reading - Sunday 17 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie This is how you can send web articles to your Kindle for reading later TechKnowHow

This is how you can send web articles to your Kindle for reading later

If you want to read a few articles later, this will make it easier on your eyes.

# reading - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Simon Cox scored his first goal since 2014 last night

It has been 35 games since the Ireland striker found the back of the net.

# reading - Sunday 13 March, 2016

# reading - Monday 7 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie This is what reading looks like when you have dyslexia Jumbled Up

This is what reading looks like when you have dyslexia

A developer has created code to show non-dyslexic users what reading is like with it.

# reading - Thursday 3 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie COMPETITION: Here are the books you should be picking up this World Book Day Get Reading

COMPETITION: Here are the books you should be picking up this World Book Day

Plus: Win one of three €100 Easons.com eVouchers.

From The Daily Edge 18 images that will give every Irish childhood bookworm the feels Shamrouges

18 images that will give every Irish childhood bookworm the feels

Having fun isn’t hard, when you’ve got a library card.

# reading - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 things you’ll understand if you were a total bookworm as a kid Reading Rainbow

13 things you’ll understand if you were a total bookworm as a kid

School book fairs were no joke.

# reading - Monday 4 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 12 easy ways to be really good to yourself this January Mind Yourself

12 easy ways to be really good to yourself this January

Self-care is important.

# reading - Saturday 26 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 33 books everyone should read before turning 30 Must Reads

33 books everyone should read before turning 30

Are your favourites on the list?

From TheJournal.ie What were your favourite books of 2015? Here are our picks Reads

What were your favourite books of 2015? Here are our picks

Tell us in the comments.

# reading - Friday 25 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These 15 sci-fi books actually predicted the future Crystal Ball

These 15 sci-fi books actually predicted the future

When science fiction becomes fact.

# reading - Saturday 12 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Shopping for books for Christmas presents? Here’s some help… Turn The Page

Shopping for books for Christmas presents? Here’s some help…

Here are some of the top literary picks from 2015.

# reading - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Speaking out about imbalance can shake people up’ Irish Book Awards

‘Speaking out about imbalance can shake people up’

Journalist and and Irish Book Awards-nominated editor Sinead Gleeson on why speaking out can help bring change.

# reading - Sunday 18 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge 25 books every twentysomething should read So It Goes

25 books every twentysomething should read

Get stuck in.

# reading - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge Everyone’s talking about this Cork author’s new book, here’s why Asking For It

Everyone’s talking about this Cork author’s new book, here’s why

Louise O’Neill. Remember that name.

# reading - Monday 31 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge Terry Pratchett fans are defending his honour after The Guardian called him ‘mediocre’ Ah Here

Terry Pratchett fans are defending his honour after The Guardian called him ‘mediocre’

The article comes days after Pratchett’s final novel was published.

# reading - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge A little boy ripped a page in his library book and wrote the cutest apology Bookworm

# reading - Sunday 12 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge The 10 best places in Cork to settle in with a good book Cover To Cover

# reading - Monday 29 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Fifty Shades of Grey has made us all mad for … reading Bedtime Reading

Fifty Shades of Grey has made us all mad for … reading

What did you think we were going to say? Filthy minds.

# reading - Saturday 13 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge 12 of the most hyped books to read on the beach this summer Beach Books

12 of the most hyped books to read on the beach this summer

Stuff these into your beach tote.

# reading - Monday 1 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Could you write a book? These 11 and 12-year-olds have A Novel Idea

Could you write a book? These 11 and 12-year-olds have

It’s for sale on Amazon and all the money will go to charity.

# reading - Friday 8 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 25 daily habits that will make you smarter A Better You

25 daily habits that will make you smarter

It’s easy, swear.

# reading - Sunday 19 April, 2015

From Given to Taibi: The 10 most memorable goalkeeping howlers

Adam Federici is not the only goalkeeper to make the occasional blunder. Here are some prime examples of similarly disastrous mistakes.

# reading - Saturday 11 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This video will show you how to live a happier life in 81 seconds Pursuit Of Happiness This post contains videos

This video will show you how to live a happier life in 81 seconds

It’s the little things…

# reading - Friday 10 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Queen Victoria wrote this book when she was 10 years old Cat Drama

Queen Victoria wrote this book when she was 10 years old

Warning: This post contains spoilers.

# reading - Thursday 9 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie City kids are worse at reading (and their maths skills don’t quite add up either) The Divide

City kids are worse at reading (and their maths skills don’t quite add up either)

Pupils in urban DEIS schools score worse in tests, but they are missing classes less.

# reading - Saturday 4 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Thousands of Irish people struggle with reading – but hide it Open Door

Thousands of Irish people struggle with reading – but hide it

A new project aims at helping them – all thanks to author Patricia Scanlan.

# reading - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 3 Midweek Longreads: Why are goat heads turning up on New York streets?

# reading - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Alleged racial abuse of Cup hero mars historic Reading victory

Reading winger Garath McCleary was allegedly racially abused by a fan during Monday’s FA Cup quarter-final win over Bradford City.

# reading - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Which Beloved Children’s Book Character Are You? Love Books

Which Beloved Children’s Book Character Are You?

Are you a Matilda, or more of an Artemis Fowl? Take our quiz and find out.

# reading - Thursday 5 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie My favourite female characters are warm, wilful and – above all – flawed Opinion

My favourite female characters are warm, wilful and – above all – flawed

The push for strong female characters literature is great, but let’s remember that ‘strong’ doesn’t mean ‘perfect’.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Can you find the time to read? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Can you find the time to read?

Today is World Book Day – but how much do you read?

# reading - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here’s how Ireland’s summer festivals look without the men Girl Power

Here’s how Ireland’s summer festivals look without the men

It’s quite the eye opener.

# reading - Monday 16 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Open thread: What were your favourite books to have read to you as a child? Bedtime Stories

Open thread: What were your favourite books to have read to you as a child?

A survey today found less than half of Irish parents read to their children daily.

# reading - Friday 13 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Take a break and let TheJournal.ie read you 50 Shades of Grey 50 Shades Of J

Take a break and let TheJournal.ie read you 50 Shades of Grey

“Filth. Pure filth.”

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