Congratulations to Sarah Webb, who won Children’s Book of the Year (Junior)  with her book A Sailor Went to Sea, Sea, Sea: Favourite Rhymes from an Irish Childhood  illustrated by Steve Mc Carthy a the recent  Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards. Also nominated in the category Irish Independent Crime Fiction Book of the Year 2017 was Cat Hogan for her latest novel The was a Crooked Man. Congratulations Ladies from all at the Write By The Sea Festival!

Full details about the awards can be found here: https://www.irishbookawards.irish/