Librarians have decided to give a literary prize to a writer who now wants to us the money to build a library at one of the places he lives. The Angolan writer José Eduardo Agualusa has been awarded the International Dublin Literary Award. The money that travels with the Award is €100,000. This is a fair sum of money, even in Dublin.
José has made known what he will do with this money. It will help build a library to help people to read and have access to books. He also plans to put his private library in this building. The place will at one of his abodes, this being at the Island of Mozambique. Read more about it here.