I Used To Work Here


Bookshelf stacker-turned-author Vivienne Kearns (left) with publisher Paula Campbell of Poolbeg Press

Last night.

Hodges Figgis, Dawson Street, Dublin 2.

The launch of The Emerald Dress by Vivienne Kearns – Set in modern day Dublin and the city in Swift’s time mixing “fashion, mystery, feminism and romance”.

Peter O’Connell writes:

It was a particularly fitting venue for Kearns, who told the packed launch: ‘I never thought when I worked at Hodges Figgis twenty years ago that I would one day be launching my novel at the store’

In fairness.

The Emerald Dress by Vivienne Kearns – read an extract (RTÉ)

Pics: Frank Courtney

Meanwhile, in non-fiction…

G’wan the Vera.