Writing.ie Book Lunch – An Author at Every Table
In Association with Dubray Books
With Special Guest, Jennifer Johnston
Venue: Royal St George Yacht Club
Date: Saturday 18th October
Time: 12.00pm until 3.30pm (lunch will be served at 12.30pm)
Cost: e28.50 – includes a three course meal plus tea/coffee
Bookshop on site provided by Dubray Books – all the writers’ books will be in stock
To book: ring Kate at 01 2801811 (places limited, please book quickly)
You can book a whole table for your book club, or come with a friend or individually
To request to be seated with a particular author, please email firstname.lastname@example.org before 10th October and we will do our best to accommodate you
About the Lunch:
Join some of Ireland’s top writers at this exclusive book lunch in the beautiful surroundings of the Royal St George Yacht Club on Dun Laoghaire’s sea front. Talk books and writing with your table host, and hear an after lunch conversation with the award winning novelist, Jennifer Johnston.
This lunch will be presented by Vanessa O’Loughlin from writing.ie and writer, Sarah Webb.
Our Author Hosts:
Literary powerhouse, Jennifer Johnston (latest novel - A Sixpenny Song); writer and historian, Turtle Bunbury (published in October - The Glorious Madness: Tales of the Irish and the Great War); bestselling authors, Sheila O’Flanagan (latest novel - If You Were Me) and Emma Hannigan (published in October - The Heart of Winter); author of the critically acclaimed The House When It Happened, Martina Devlin; award-winning author of The Playground, Julia Kelly; historical novelists, Kate Beaufoy (pen name of Kate Thompson, latest novel - Liberty Silk) and Lia Mills (latest novel - Fallen); crime novelists Liz Nugent (debut novel - the muct praised Unravelling Oliver) and Karen Perry (Paul Perry and Karen Gillece – debut novel, The Boy Who Never Was); and finally, TV3 chef, Andrew Rudd (latest book - Entertaining with Andrew Rudd).