Welcome to the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards
The Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards brings together the entire literary community – readers, authors, booksellers, publishers and librarians – to recognise and celebrate the very best of Irish literary talent.
The Awards dinner has become the major event in the literary calendar with some of Ireland’s, and indeed the world’s, most recognised authors gathering together in a spirit of camaraderie and friendly competition to celebrate the success of the past year.
Key Dates for 2016:
Submissions close – 7th September (Listowel Writers Week Irish Poem of the Year submissions close 23rd September – click here for more information)
Shortlist launch – 25th October
The Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards 2016 will take place on 16th November at The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Leeson Street Upper, Dublin 4.