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Léirmheas Leabhar


Róisín Ní Ghairbhí presents this new literary review show,
featuring newly published books in the Irish language.


Léirmheas Leabhar 1-3

Parental Rating: G

This week 'An Choill' by Liam Mac Cóil, 'Go mBeinnse Choíche Saor' - by Máire Dinny Wren, 'Scéal Duine: Scéal Pobail' compiled by Máire Mhic Niallais, and 'Logainmneacha Dhún Chaoin' compiled by Dr. É

First Shown: 29 Mar

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A new literary and book review show, ‘Léirmheas Leabhar’ sponsored by Foras na Gaeilge and presented by Dr. Róisín Ní Ghairbhí.  This new series which will broadcast once a month, will place emphasis on newly published works and reviews on all genres for young and old readers.  Róisín will be joined by a panel of reviewers on each show.  Róisín will also share information about upcoming literary festivals and book festivals.

Programme 4 – 26.04.17 @ 7.30pm

This month’s Léirmheas Leabhar, includes a review on the translated version of the best-selling fantasy novel ‘Game of Thrones’, or ‘Cluiche na Corónach’ translated to Irish by Oisín Ó Muirthile. Tadhg Mac Dhonnagáin, publisher from Futa Fata will be at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair in Italy. The fair, is the event for publishers of children’s books, and will feature exhibitors from 75 countries and 25,000 people in attendance. A book for teenagers ‘Raic’ by Máire Uí Dhufaigh will also be reviewed.

 The Authors

Máire Uí Dhufaigh

Rugadh agus tógadh Máire Uí Dhufaigh (Ní Chonghaile) in Inis Oírr i gCuan na Gaillimhe. Tá blianta caite aici i mbun múinteoireachta, agus bhí sí ina comhordaitheoir ar an tionscadal a chuir an pacáiste teagaisc Séideán Sí ar fáil do bhunscoileanna atá ag múineadh trí mheán na Gaeilge. Tá dhá leabhar ficsin scríofa aici sa tsraith ‘Oileán na Leice’.
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