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Alan Early

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Alan Early was born in a small town in Leitrim and now lives in Dublin. He
studied in the National Film School, Dun Laoghaire and upon graduation in 2008,
co-founded Annville Films. From an early age Alan loved to write and illustrate
short stories about Banshees and ghost animals and whatever else struck his
imagination. His first attempt at writing a novel was while he was still at school and was about, amongst other things, a telepathic fish. His first novel – Arthur Quinn and the World Serpent – was published in 2011. Described by Eoin Colfer as ‘a brilliant creation… fast-paced and thrilling’, it was shortlisted for the Best Childrens Book, Senior in the 2011 Bord Gais Energy Irish Book Awards. It was
also the chosen book in ‘Children Save
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It’s a while since I’ve blogged but felt that it was easier to get my thoughts out in a blog rather than a series of disjointed tweets.

Yesterday, I heard the very sad news that Robert Dunbar had passed away.

For those who don’t know, Robert was a children’s literature commentator, a journalist and educator. I was honoured to meet him on a few occasions, including one cold sunny morning we met in...

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“Grown-ups don't look like grown-ups on the inside either. Outside, they're big and thoughtless and they always know what they're doing. Inside, they look just like they always have. Like they did when they were your age. Truth is, there aren't any grown-ups. Not one, in the whole wide world.”
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