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Featuring Hundreds of Title by Authors Including
John Banville, Heather Barbieri, Kevin Barry, Sebastian Barry, Samuel Beckett, Maeve Binchy, Denise Blake, Gerry Boland, Rus Bradburd, Mary Branley, Jimmy Breslin, Ken Bruen, Ruth Carr, Ciarán Carson, Anne-Marie Casey, Mary Higgins Clark, Kathleen Clarke, Mary Costello, Judi Curtin, Ralph Cusack, Kathryn Daily, Gerald Dawe, Frank Delaney, Annie Deppe, Roddy Doyle, Christine Dwyer Hickey, Anne Enright, Michael J.Farrell, Lyndsay Faye, Aubrey Flegg, Mannix Flynn, Tana French, Brian Friel, Hazel Gaynor, Pamela Green, Pete Hamill, Stephen Hanson, Kerry Hardie, Natalie Harnett, Marie Hennessy, Aidan Higgins, Kevin Holohan, James Joyce, Jan Karon, Mary Pat Kelly, John Kennedy, Kate Kerrigan, Claire Kilroy, Thomas F. Kilroy, Conor Kostick, Morgan Llywelyn, Fergus Lyons, Sean Lysaght, Liam Mac Uistin, Imelda Maguire, Derek Mahon, Eilish Martin, Eithne Massey, Tom Matthews, John Mcauliffe, Colum McCann, Clare McDonnell, John McGuckian, Medbh McGuckian, Frank McGuinness, Belinda McKeon, Darragh McKeon, Averil Meehan, Mary Melvin Geoghegan, Paul Muldoon, Colin Murphy, Peter Murphy, Elisabeth Navratil, Dorothy Nelson, Heather Newcombe, Joan Newmann, Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin , Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill, Alan Nolan, Edna O'Brien, Flann O'Brien, Conor O'Callaghan, Ross O'Carroll-Kelly, Joseph O'Connor, Rebecca O'Connor, Donal O'Dea, Patrick O'Keefe, Stewart Parker, Bernard Share, Peter Sirr, Brian Smeaton, Dermot Somers, Lisa Steppe, Alice Taylor, Patrick Taylor, Grainne Tobin, Colm Tóibín, Mary Turley-McGrath, Robert Vance, Mario Vargas Llosa, Rhoda Watson, David Wheatley, Sally Wheeler, Oscar Wilde, Stuart Woods, Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Ann Zell
Special Thanks to Participating Publishers
Akashic Books, Alfred A. Knopf Publishers, Ballantine Books, Blauner Books, Books Ireland Magazine, Daedalus Books, Dalkey Archive Press, Firrar Straus and Giroux, G.P. Putnam's Sons, Amy Einhorn Books, Gallery Press, Gray Wolf Press, Grove/Atlantic Inc., HarperCollins, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Little Brown and Company, Penguin Books, Random House Publishing Group, Stinging Fly Press & Magazine, Summer Palace Press, The Moth, The O'Brien Press, Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin’s Press, Tor/Forge Books, Oscar Wilde Centre for Irish Writing, Trinity College Dublin, Ha!art, William Morrow Paperbacks, Viking Press
Special thanks to
Council member Corey Johnson (Manhattan), Council member Jimmy Van Bramer (Queens), Council member Daniel Dromm (Queens), Council member Deborah Rose (Staten Island), Council member Elizabeth Crowley (Queens), Council member Melissa Mark-Viverito, Speaker (Manhattan), Council member Richie Torres (Bronx), Council member Helen Rosenthal (Manhattan), Council member Laurie Cumbo (Brooklyn), Council member Julissa Ferreras (Queens), Council member Stephen Levin (Brooklyn), Council member Carlos Menchaca (Brooklyn), Assembly member Michael Cusick (Staten Island), Assembly member Linda Rosenthal (Manhattan)