In a combination of fan appreciation and “mindful” colouring books, a giant Harry Potter illustration wall went from bare to beautiful over the course of the weekend

Recent Nielsen Book figures indicate that – in the United States, at any rate – 80 per cent of all Young Adult (YA) books are purchased by adults. (...)

Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons....Author Darren Shan photographed at his home in Limerick.

I was born in London, but came to live in Pallaskenry near Limerick city when I was six, and I’ve lived here ever since.* Limerick has changed (...)

What do we make of the bidding war currently raging around the latest pseudonymously published novel by JK Rowling? We’ll tell you.Some time ago this (...)