Event Notice - Author Paul Howard in Conversation with Samantha Libreri

Event Notice                                                 Thursday 23rd June 2016


What:             Author Paul Howard in conversation with Samantha Libreri

When:            Monday 4th July 2016

Time:             Starts at 7pm    with refreshments and the show commences at 7.45pm sharp.                    

Where:           Finglas Youth Resource Centre, Mellows Road, Dublin 11


Tickets are €5 and all proceeds will go to Finglas Suicide Support Network.  Tickets are available at the door or please contact (01) 2225414 or (01) 2225424.


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Notes To The Editor:

Paul Howard (born 1971 in London) is a multi award-winning Journalist, author and comedy writer.  He is best known as the creator of the cult character, Ross O’Carroll –Kelly, a  fictional rugby jock whose exploits have been the subject of fourteen novels that have sold one million copies in Ireland.

A former Sports Journalist of the Year, Paul covered the World Cup in Japan and Korea in 2002 and the rugby World Cup in Australia in 2003. His account of the Irish soccer squad and the notorious drama in Saipan, The Gaffers: Mick McCarthy, Roy Keane and the Team They Built was a bestseller.

Paul has also written several massively popular plays and has won the popular fiction prize at the Irish Book Awards three times for books in the Ross O’Carroll-Kelly series.