Irish Book Awards

Sarah Webb, illustrated by Graham Corcoran

Sarah Webb writes for all ages, from young children to adults. A Sailor Went to Sea, Sea, Sea: Favourite Rhymes from an Irish Childhood (with Steve McCarthy) won the Irish Book Awards Children’s Book of the Year (Junior) in 2017, and Blazing a Trail: Irish Women Who Changed the World (with Lauren O’Neill) won the Irish Book Awards Children’s Book of the Year (Senior) in 2018. Sarah also runs writing clubs and programmes children’s events for several Irish book festivals. Her latest book is Dare to Dream, Irish People Who Took on the World (and Won!), illustrated by Graham Corcoran.

Twtr: @sarahwebbishere


Graham Corcoran is an illustrator from Dublin. His work can be seen in magazines, exhibitions, book covers and advertising campaigns around the world. Graham has also designed several animated children’s television series for RTÉ, BBC and Nick Jr. Dare to Dream is his first illustrated book for children.

Twtr: @GrahamArtwork

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