Books of the Year, as chosen by:

Rick O'Shea, RTÉ Gold and Founder of the Rick O’Shea Book Club on FacebookLouisa Cameron, Owner, Raven Books, Blackrock

RICK: Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr

LOUISA: The Fell by Sarah Moss

RICK: The End OF The World Is A Cul De Sac by Louise Kennedy

LOUISA: 56 Days by Catherine Ryan Howard

LOUISA: Silverview by John le Carré

RICK: Small Things Like These by Claire Keegan

LOUISA: Piranesi by Susannah Clarke

RICK: Still Life by Sarah Winman

LOUISA: The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles

RICK: Panenka by Ronan Hession

LOUISA: The Sentence by Louise Erdrich (er-dritch)

RICK: Lean, Fall, Stand by John McGregor

LOUISA: Oh William! by Elizabeth Strout

RICK: Snowflake by Louise Nealon

RICK: Blank Pages And Other Stories by Bernard Mac Laverty

LOUISA: Em by Kim Thúy