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Class Act Launch

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All invited to the launch of Class Act on May 9th. Hope you can make it!

We ‘♥’ Books, Pencil Cases, Tin Tin and Moustache-Throwing

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Great fun at the Linenhall Theatre, Castlebar on World Book Day yesterday, during the ‘We ‘♥’ Books tour. To four schools (including the huggy-named Snugboro) Alan Nolan, Sarah Webb and I talked about the wonders of books, comics and stories. Sarah told us about her favourite books growing up, and the tragic tale of a […]

We Love Books tour

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Debbie is part of the We Love Books tour. She will be in Newbridge on 3rd March and Castlebar on 6th March, before the launch of her new book “Monkie Business” on 8th March at the National Library in Dublin from 10:30am.

World Book Night 2013

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Happy 23rd April. This Tuesday marks St George’s Day, the 397th anniversary of the death of Shakespeare and Cervantes, and of course World Book Night. Thousands of volunteers all over Ireland, the USA and the UK, will be handing out free books to encourage reading. Celbridge is going local too. Members of Cultivate Celbridge will […]

Do what you do

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Glurp. It’s that wobbly fortnight before a book comes out. A time of wild seesaws between wanting everyone and no one to read it. What if the jokes fall flat? What if Great Aunt Budweiser recognises that little toe shaped like a chilli pepper on page 57? There’s something so vulnerable about writing, like baring […]