Vote now for your top Book of the Year
BOOK lovers in Wicklow have until Friday, October 18 to vote for their favourite book shop in the Bord Gaís Energy Bookshop of the Year Competition.
Seven bookshops from across Wicklow are in with a chance of claiming the prestigious prize. They are the Blessington Book Store, the Book Station and Dubray Books in Bray, Eason's in Arklow, Pages Bookshop in Newtownmountkennedy and the Village Bookshop in Greystones.
Each shortlisted bookshop will receive an iPad and a finalist certificate, while the outright winner will be awarded €5,000.
The shortlist will be announced on Thursday, October 31 and the winner on Tuesday, November 26.
Votes can be cast at www.BGEbookshopoftheyear.ie and voters will be in with the chance of winning prizes such as book hampers, iPads and an all expenses paid trip to the award ceremony.