Sea Festival

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Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games: Louise O’Neill was asked by a number of editors to change the ending of her dystopian novel Only Ever Yours and to make her main character “spunkier” (“the Katniss effect”)

Having been called a "swot" by certain fellow Young Adult writers for scribbling notes throughout the Going Too Far? YA discussion panel at the eve(...)

Dennis O’Driscoll: died last December. Photograph: Ian Oliver

Dennis O’Driscoll’s final collection Dear Life has won this year’s Irish Times Poetry Now Award. The poet died last December and the award will be pr(...)

Low sea temperatures and inclement weather have reduced lobster yields, resulting in record prices. Photograph: Alan Betson

Summer may be coming at last, but try telling that to the lobsters. Sea temperatures have been so slow to rise this year that the marine crustaceans h(...)