Writing.ie Short Story of the Year

Winner 2021

Deirdre Sullivan

Deirdre Sullivan 

Little Lives

Deirdre Sullivan is an award-winning YA novelist from Galway. I Want to Know That I Will Be Okay (Banshee Press) is her first book for adults.

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Listowel Writers' Week Poem of the Year
Eason Novel of the Year
National Book Tokens Popular Fiction Book of the Year
Irish Independent Crime Fiction Book of the Year
Specsavers Children's Book of the Year (Senior)
Specsavers Children's Book of the Year (Junior)
Library Association of Ireland Author of the Year
Love Leabhar Gaeilge Irish Language Book of the Year
TheJournal.ie Best Irish Published Book of the Year
Odgers Berndtson Non-Fiction Book of the Year
Dubray Biography of the Year
Bookstation Lifestyle Book of the Year
Bookselling Ireland Cookbook of the Year
Eason Sports Book of the Year, in association with Ireland AM
Sunday Independent Newcomer of the Year
RTÉ Audience Choice Award