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#EasonAsks

#EasonAsks

As part of our new #EasonAsks series, Eason gives you the opportunity to ask your favourite authors a question. 

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Book Club

Book Club

Take part in an exciting Eason Book Club event and the chance to WIN a selection of books!

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Eason Exclusive: A Hug for You by David King

Eason Exclusive: A Hug for You by David King

Adam King stole the hearts of the nation on the Late Late Toy Show in 2020. And now in 2021 we’re delighted to share this Eason exclusive piece by David King, Adam’s father introducing his brand new book, A Hug for You inspired by heart-warming true events with Adam.

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Eason Exclusive: Baby It's cold Outside by Emily Bell

Eason Exclusive: Baby It's cold Outside by Emily Bell

Looking to read a good festive feel-good romance in time for Christmas? Then we think you'll love Baby It's Cold Outside by Emily Bell. Here at easons.com, we are thrilled to share an exclusive piece from Emily in which she shares with us her inspiration for the story and why she chose Dublin as the setting for this heart-warming tale. 

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Eason Exclusive Sampler: Four Years in the Cauldron by Brian O'Donovan

Eason Exclusive Sampler: Four Years in the Cauldron by Brian O'Donovan

Easons are honoured to share an exclusive extract from RTÉ Washington Correspondent and author, Brian O'Donovan's eye-opening new book Four Years in the Cauldron. In this piece, Brian shares his experience of being on the ground at the height of the Black Lives Matter movement and Donald Trump's controversial string of tweets and statements on the movement.

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Eason Exclusive: Sorry for Your Trouble by Ann Marie Hourihane

Eason Exclusive: Sorry for Your Trouble by Ann Marie Hourihane

Easons are honoured to share an exclusive extract from Irish journalist, broadcaster and author, Ann Marie Hourihane’s brand new book Sorry for Your Trouble. Sorry for Your Trouble sheds fresh, wise and witty light on the Irish way of death: the funny bits, the sad bits, and the hard-to-explain bits that tell us so much about who we are.

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Eason Exclusive: Openhearted by Ann Ingle

Eason Exclusive: Openhearted by Ann Ingle

We are excited to share this exclusive piece from author Ann Ingle introducing readers to her honest and moving new book, Openhearted.  

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Eason Exclusive: O'Connell Street by Nicola Pierce

Eason Exclusive: O'Connell Street by Nicola Pierce

We are thrilled to share this short extract from author Nicola Pierce’s new book, a fascinating history of O’Connell Street in which Easons gets a special mention. 

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Eason Exclusive: Your One Wild and Precious Life by Maureen Gaffney

Eason Exclusive: Your One Wild and Precious Life by Maureen Gaffney

We are delighted to welcome acclaimed psychologist, writer, and broadcaster Maureen Gaffney to share her insight on the three fundamental psychological drives and the roles in which they play to help us navigate our changing life course. 

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Eason Exclusive: Hide and Secrets by Sophie McKenzie

Eason Exclusive: Hide and Secrets by Sophie McKenzie

A missing father. A troubled teen. A dangerous enemy. These are just some of the ingredients in Sophie McKenzie's new novel, Hide and Secrets. Here, in an exclusive piece for easons.com, we are thrilled to have Sophie share a personal introduction to the book and her inspiration writing it.

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Eason Exclusive: You and Me on Vacation by Emily Henry

Eason Exclusive: You and Me on Vacation by Emily Henry

We’re delighted to welcome bestselling author Emily Henry to share a short introduction to her latest romantic novel, You and Me on Vacation, a feel-good summer love story. 

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Eason Exclusive Sampler: The Devil's Advocate by Steve Cavanagh

Eason Exclusive Sampler: The Devil's Advocate by Steve Cavanagh

Steve Cavanagh returns with another compelling case for Eddie Flynn, as an innocent man stands accused of a vicious murder and a whole town is convinced of his guilt. We’re delighted to share a sneak preview of the opening chapter of one of summer’s most eagerly awaited thrillers ahead of it’s publication on 5 August.

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Eason Exclusive Sampler: The Murder Box by Olivia Kiernan

Eason Exclusive Sampler: The Murder Box by Olivia Kiernan

‘The Murder Box’ is the latest page-turner in Olivia Kiernan’s acclaimed Frankie Sheehan detective series. We’re delighted to share a sneak preview of the opening chapter of one of summer’s most eagerly awaited thrillers ahead of it’s publication on 8 July. 

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Eason Exclusive: Holding Her Breath by Eimear Ryan

Eason Exclusive: Holding Her Breath by Eimear Ryan

We're delighted to welcome Eimear Ryan to the Eason Blog to share an introduction to 'Holding Her Breath', her acclaimed debut novel about complicated love stories, ambition and grief - and a young woman coming fully into her powers.

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Eason Exclusive: Stranger by Karen Perry

Eason Exclusive: Stranger by Karen Perry

We’re delighted to welcome author Karen Perry to share a piece on the inspiration for her latest novel, the riveting new psychological thriller ‘Stranger’.

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Eason Exclusive: Diary of a Young Naturalist by Dara McAnulty

Eason Exclusive: Diary of a Young Naturalist by Dara McAnulty

Already hailed as a classic of nature writing, ‘Diary of a Young Naturalist’ explores the natural world through seventeen year old Dara McAnulty’s eyes. Here, in an exclusive piece for easons.com, Dara writes about his wish to open eyes and hearts to the wonder and beauty of the natural world.

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Eason Exclusive: The Nine by Gwen Strauss

Eason Exclusive: The Nine by Gwen Strauss

Here, in an exclusive piece for the Eason blog, author Gwen Strauss shares a short piece about one of ‘The Nine’s least knownwomen, Josephine Bordonava.

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Mind Full: Unwreck Your Head, De-stress Your Life by Dermot Whelan, An Online Book Event

Mind Full: Unwreck Your Head, De-stress Your Life by Dermot Whelan, An Online Book Event

Join Dermot Whelan and Niall Breslin for an evening of conversation to mark the launch of Dermot’s new book, Mind Full: Unwreck Your Head, De-Stress Your Life, on Thursday, 22 April 2021. 

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Eason Exclusive: The best Catholics in the world by Derek Scally

Eason Exclusive: The best Catholics in the world by Derek Scally

We're delighted to feature Derek Scally on the Eason Blog sharing an introduction to his new book, 'The Best Catholics in the World', a wonderful blend of personal story, journalism and history.

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Eason Exclusive: A Good Father by Catherine Talbot

Eason Exclusive: A Good Father by Catherine Talbot

A Good Father is a chilling psychological thriller delving into the mind of a man driven by jealousy to do the unthinkable. Here, in an exclusive piece for easons.com, Catherine Talbot shares an introduction to her new novel.

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Eason Exclusive: A Whole New Plan for Living by Jim Lucey

Eason Exclusive: A Whole New Plan for Living by Jim Lucey

In his eagerly awaited new book about mental wellbeing, Jim Lucy shows us how to be prepared for the ups and downs of life. Here, he shares an introduction to ‘A Whole New Plan For Living’.

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How to Elf on the Shelf

How to Elf on the Shelf

We are big believers in all things Elf in Eason. Here is our guide to a magical ‘The Elf on the Shelf’ Season.

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