Just Walliams: David Walliams received the international recognition award at the Irish Book Awards in Dublin last month. Photograph; Phillip Massey/Getty Images

David Walliams is by some distance the bestselling author in Ireland in 2017. Children’s author Walliams has sold an astonishing 177,045 books to dat(...)

 Caroline Foran at her home in Drumcondra: ‘our routine walks clear my head of all the noise’. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times
Why I love to... walk on the beach

Whether it’s running, pilates or rock climbing, I am – admittedly – the kind of person who will take up an activity with the utmost enthusiasm only to(...)


Here are the shortlisted entries for this year’s Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards 2017. TheJournal.ie Best Irish Published Book of the Year The(...)

Caroline Foran: ‘The more I tried to be fine, the more that fire built up inside me’

“I had gone from being this carefree, successful girlfriend, who was like, ‘I’m in London today interviewing Hugh Jackman! ’ to, ‘I can’t leave the ho(...)

Caroline Foran  in her home in Drumcondra, Dublin. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Lifestyle journalist and interiors entrepreneur Caroline Foran runs GAFFInteriors.ie with fellow journalist Jo Linehan; it’s a dedicated interiors sit(...)