I am delighted to announce that my book Contemporary Book Reviews is now published in paperback and kindle at and UK at and other ebook devices at and in local bookshops including Maynooth and Bantry.

What are writers writing, readers reading and publishers publishing today? Read these insightful and illuminating book reviews by James Lawless, an award-winning writer and respected critic of the contemporary world.

‘Lawless is an insatiable reader, a gifted scholar and a natural philosopher.’ The late Brendan Kennelly, poet.

‘Has a classy turn of phrase.’ Sunday Independent.

‘Lawless has a way with language.’ Daily Mail


Author: James Lawless

Irish novelist, poet and short story writer.

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