Thursday December 5, 2019

10 novels shortlisted for 2016 International Dublin Literary Award

Irish author Mary Costello's Academy Street is among the novels on the shortlist

12th April, 2016
The winner of the award will be announced on June 9

Academy Street by Irish author Mary Costello is among the 10 novels shortlisted for the 2016 International Dublin Literary Award which is worth €100,000 to the winner.

The winner of the award, which is sponsored by Dublin City Council and is the most valuable annual literary award for a single work of fiction published in English, will be announced on June 9.

"The titles on this year’s shortlist were nominated by public libraries in Belgium, Brazil,...

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