There's been great excitement at one bookshop in Castlebar this morning, as local author Sally Rooney's latest novel has gone on sale.
Sally is daughter of Kieran Rooney and Marie Farrell, who formerly ran the Linenhall Arts Centre, and she grew up in Castlebar before going on to study English at Trinity College Dublin.
Her first novel "Conversations with Friends" was published in 2016, followed by "Normal People" which was very successfully adapted for TV.
Her much-anticipated third novel "Beautiful World, Where Are You" has gone on sale this morning, and David Brennan, owner of the Castle Bookshop in Castlebar, says all their signed copies sold out quickly.
He told Paula Donnellan that there's been great excitement this morning around the release of this latest novel....