Exclusively Irish but inclusive in every other sense, the An Post Irish Book Awards brings together the entire literary community like no other awards. These books represent some of the very best in Irish writing.

Eason Sports Book of the Year: Kellie by Kellie Harrington & Roddy Doyle
Eason Novel of the Year: Trespasses by Louise Kennedy
Biography of the Year: Time and Tide by Charlie Bird
Newcomer of the Year: There's Been a little Incident by Alice Ryan
Cookbook of the Year: Daly Dish - Bold Food Made Good by Gina & Karol Daly
Lifestyle Book of the Year: An Irish Atlantic Rainforest by Eoghan Daltun
Non-Fiction Book of the Year: My Fourth Time, We Drowned by Sally Hayden
Crime Fiction Book of the Year: Breaking Point by Edel Coffey
Popular Fiction Book of the Year: Again, Rachel by Marian Keyes
Best Irish-Published Book of the Year: An Irish Folklore Treasury by John Creedon

Children’s Book of the Year – Junior:  Our Big Day by Bob Johnston
Children’s Book of the Year – Senior:  Girls Who Slay Monsters by Ellen Ryan
Teen/young Adult Novel of the Year:  Let's Talk by Richie Sadlier

Author of the Year:  John Boyne
Lifetime Achievement Award: Anne Enright

Irish Language Book of the Year: EL by Thaddeus Ó Buachalla
Poem of the Year: Wedding Dress by Martina Dalton
Short Story of the Year: This Small Giddy Life by Nuala O’Connor