Where to find me in 2024

Echoes Book Festival Dalkey
Saturday, 5th October

I’ll am so thrilled to be a part of Echoes Dalkey that explores the works of one of Ireland’s greatest storytellers Maeve Binchy. There will be more information to follow, but until then do visit their website to see what they have been up to over the past number of years: Echoes Dalkey

Online – Second Life Book Club
6th November, 2024. 8pm (12pm PST)


I’ll be back chatting with Draxtor online in November about THE ISLAND OF LONGING. This is such a unique book club drawing people from all over the world where we sit and chat in a virtual world. If you are interested in joining, please find out more here: Second LIfe Book Club

Older events and recordings:

Ben Shepherd.com: Anne Griffin’s 3 fav reads 2023

Check out my three favourite reads so far in 2023 on Ben Shepherd.com:Anne Griffin’s 3 fav reads 2023

Rhyme and Reason, Dublin South FM

In September and May I spoke with Helen Dwyer from Dublin South FM, a community radio service, and read extracts from WHEN ALL IS SAID and  THE ISLAND OF LONGING and also chose some significant pieces of music in my life. You can listen here for the September recording: Rhyme and Reason September 2023  and here for the May recording: Rhyme and Reason May 2023

29th April 2023, Deschutes Library, Bend, Oregon, USA

I will be in Bend, Oregon, celebrating the 20th anniversary of Deschutes Library’s ‘A Novel Idea’ I will be talking about my novel Listening Still that came out in the States in 2022. To find out more visit Deschutes Library


Discover the best books article

Here’s a link to an article I wrote on the Ben Shepherd’s website about the five Irish novels I like to rave about. Of course, this changes all of the time but these are my current favs! https://shepherd.com/best-books/irish-books-by-irish-authors-i-like-to-rave-about

What’s in the Water
Chatting with fellow writers Sinéad Moriarty, Anna McPartland and Sheila O’Flanagan on the menopause. A great podcast series on many topics which I had the honour to be a part of. I urge you to listen to all available episodes. https://whatsinthewater.ie/
West Cork Literary Festival

In conversation with Sue Leonard and Rachel Donohue at Bantry House in July 2021. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9G0GwqSGW8

A Tale of Three Indies Podcast

A great chat with Cian, Antonia and Dawn, from their respective independent book stores: Maynooth Bookshop, Antonia’s Bookstore and Woodbine Books in Ireland. These guys are champion supporters of Irish writing and a joy to know. https://soundcloud.com/ataleofthreeindies/episode-1-anne-griffin

Today FM Culture Club with Matt Cooper
Listen back to my chat with Matt Cooper on my favourite writers, films, music and podcasts. https://www.todayfm.com/podcasts/the-last-word-with-matt-cooper/culture-club-anne-griffin
RTE Book Show
In conversation with Rick O’Shea and The Vine Book Club about my book Listening Still. RTE Radio 1. https://www.rte.ie/radio/radioplayer/html5/#/radio1/11307992

Listen to my chat with Vince Stevenson about When All Is Said recorded in May 2021 on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T_4UdYh5ZfU

RTE Book Show
In conversation with Rick O’Shea and the Tanyard Book Club about When All Is Said.


Super Brain Podcast
In conversation with Sabrina Brennan. Listen here
Leaves Festival 2020
n conversation with Dermot Bolger. Listen here.