The Lit are delighted to partner with Waterford Library Services to bring acclaimed author Dave Rudden to Carrickpheirish library for a one off schools event.

Dave’s first novel, Knights of the Borrowed Dark, was the 2016 Children’s Book of the Year at the Irish Book Awards and the UNESCO Dublin City of Literature Citywide Read in 2017. He has been shortlisted for the Hennessy New Writing Prize, the Northern Irish Book Award and was the 2011 winner of the Fantasy Book Review Short Story Prize. His first Doctor Who anthology,Twelve Angels Weeping, was released in October

In the last two years, he has performed in over five hundred schools, libraries, workshops, conferences, literary death matches and one pumpkin festival. Dave enjoys cats, adventure and being cruel to fictional children.


For information on this event please email, or call 076 1102696. Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

WHERE: Carrickpheirish Library

WHEN: Friday 15th November

TIME: 11:00 AM

PRICE: Free for Schools Event