March Wrap Up

Reading Wrap Up Elaine Howlin Book Blog

“March came in that winter like the meekest and mildest of lambs, bringing days that were crisp and golden and tingling, each followed by a frosty pink twilight which gradually lost itself in an elfland of moonshine.” ― L.M. Montgomery I started March with a few rereads. I guess I was feeling nostalgic or something.... I should … Continue reading March Wrap Up

Awesome Contemporary Irish Literature to read this St. Patrick’s Day

Contemporary Irish Literature recommendations for St. Patrick's Day

When people think of Irish writers they usually think of James Joyce, Bram Stoker, Oscar Wilde, or Roddy Doyle. Basically, they think of the old guys but we have a lot more to offer than that. Avoid the crowds this St. Patrick's Day and curl up with one of these great contemporary Irish books.   … Continue reading Awesome Contemporary Irish Literature to read this St. Patrick’s Day

The Irish Readathon 2018

The Irish Readathon TBR reading plans 2018

The Irish Readathon is a reading challenge taking place for the whole month of March hosted by Fred Weasley Died Laughing (Aoife), Jessica – Breathe and Read, AlffBooks (Stephen), and Leanne Rose. The goal of the readathon is to read books by Irish authors or about Ireland. You only need to read one book in order to participate … Continue reading The Irish Readathon 2018

Irish Writers I Love

It's time to show a little pride in the literary talents of my home. Ireland is well known for its rich cultural history in art and literature. Mostly old stories about the fairy folk and god save us, leprechauns! And I am a big fan of those stories but we have a lot more going … Continue reading Irish Writers I Love