Young readers event – Story time with Christopher Foran

The Methodist Church Kinsale, Cork, Ireland

Christopher Foran is an independent author from Kinsale who has released two children’s picture books entitled Alvin the Unusual Owl and The Unbreakable Ostrich Egg. Since his son Scott arrived […]

Writing exciting stories with Elizabeth Rose Murray

The Methodist Church Kinsale, Cork, Ireland

Where do stories come from and how do we get them onto a page? Should we write what we know or make it up? How do we create believable characters […]

Sara Baume talks about art and writing with Ann Davoren

The Methodist Church Kinsale, Cork, Ireland

Sara Baume is a writer of fiction and non-fiction who has received multiple awards and been widely translated. Her debut novel, Spill Simmer Falter Wither, won the Geoffrey Faber Memorial […]


John Creedon in conversation with Esther McCarthy

The Trident Hotel Kinsale, Cork, Ireland

Join us for an evening with RTE broadcaster, John Creedon, author of the bestselling That Place We Call Home. John and Esther will be discussing his first book and his […]


Jean Grainger shares her knowledge and experience of self-publishing

The Trident Hotel Kinsale, Cork, Ireland

Jean Grainger is a USA Today bestselling author from Cork. She dominates the Amazon bestsellers list for Irish Historical fiction and has recently forayed into contemporary mystery. Her first book, […]


Local Voices, featuring Amy Cronin, Gráinne Murphy, Niamh Prior and Adrian Wistreich

Prim's Bookshop 43 Main Street, Kinsale, Cork, Ireland

Amy Cronin is a bestselling author who lives by the sea near Kinsale with her husband and young children, where she writes, drinks too much coffee and contemplates learning to swim. Amy is a fan of thrillers and crime novels, and her love of suspense and plot-twists flows into her writing. Amy’s debut novel Blinding […]

Right Words – An evening of poetry and prose

The Lord Kingsale Kinsale, Cork, Ireland

Come and join us for an evening of readings curated by poet Matthew Geden. We will be showcasing work by new and established writers. This will be a relaxed and […]