About Dublin: One City, One Book

Dublin: One City, One Book is an award-winning Dublin City Council initiative, led by Dublin City Public Libraries, which encourages everyone to read a book connected with the capital city during the month of April every year.

Book Selection Criteria

A title should:

  • have a connection to the city either through the author/s or content of the book
  • have as broad an appeal as possible
  • lend itself to the organisation of a wide range of associated events
  • be in print and easily available
  • have a publisher partner

If you have suggestions for future titles or would like to know more about Dublin: One City One Book please contact Jane Alger, Director, Dublin UNESCO City of Literature, Dublin City Libraries, 138 - 144 Pearse Street, Dublin 2 Tel: 353 1 674 4809 Fax: 353 1 674 4880 Email: jane.alger@dublincity.ie.


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