Monday 18 December 2017

The winners

The winning books across the 10 categories in the Bord Gais Energy Irish Book Awards 2010 are:

  • The Hughes & Hughes Irish Novel of the Year:

'Room' by Emma Donoghue (Picador)

  • RTE Radio 1's The John Murray Show Listeners' Choice Award:

'Come What May' by Donal Og Cusack (Penguin Ireland)

  • The Ireland AM Irish Crime Fiction Book of the Year:

'Dark Times in the City' by Gene Kerrigan (Vintage)

l The Argosy Irish Non-Fiction Book of the Year:

'A Coward If I Return A Hero If I Fall' by Neil Richardson (O'Brien Press)

l Eason Irish Popular Fiction Book of the Year:

'The Oh My God Delusion' by Ross O'Carroll Kelly (Penguin Ireland)

  • Energise Sport Irish Sports Book of the Year:

'A Football Man' by John Giles (Hachette Books Ireland)

l Irish Newcomer of the Year:

'JFK in Ireland: Four Days that Changed a President' by Ryan Tubridy (Collins)

  • International Education Services Best Irish Published Book of the Year:

'Good Mood Food' by Donal Skehan (Mercier)

  • The Dublin Airport Authority Irish Children's Book of the Year:

Junior: 'On the Road with Mavis and Marge' by Niamh Sharkey (Walker Books)

Senior : 'Skulduggery Pleasant: Mortal Coil' by Derek Landy (Harper Collins Children's Books)

  • Bob Hughes Life time Achievement Award

Maeve Binchy

Irish Independent

Promoted Links

Entertainment Newsletter

Going out? Staying in? From great gigs to film reviews and listings, entertainment has you covered.

Promoted Links

Editors Choice

Also in Entertainment