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About Us

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
  • lend itself to the organisation of a wide range of associated events
  • have as broad an appeal as possible
  • be in print and easily available
  • have a publisher partner willing to be involved

Get in Touch

If you have suggestions for future titles or would like to know more about Dublin: One City One Book please contact:

Dublin UNESCO City of Literature,
Dublin City Libraries, 138 – 144 Pearse Street,
Dublin 2

T: 353 1 674 4862
Email: cityofliterature@dublincity.ie