The 2021 Smedias took place on June 2nd and it was Emily Thomas from Trinity who’s short story, Sunflowers won the Short Story of the Year award, sponsored by

Kennys is a bookstore from Galway where they opened in 1940. 2020 saw their 80th business anniversary!

Be sure to check out Kennys’s website, where they have over 1 million new, used/second hand and rare books. They offer free delivery within Ireland on all orders and have thousands of books available at less that €5!

You’ll also find books in all genres on their website like children’s, cookbooks, history, fiction, non-fiction, leabhair Ghaeilge and much more.

We’d like to thank them for partnering with us again and for supporting students like Emily creating original stories.