Author Christos Tsiolkas on his new book 'Barracuda' which is Published by Tuskar Rock Press. Christos Tsiolkas will be in conversation with Nadine O'Regan at Dublin's Pavilion Theatre on Friday January 17th at 8pm - www.paviliontheatre.ie.
John Byrne on 'The Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic Monsters', Edited by Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock and Published by Ashgate.
Serge Gainsbourg is probably best known as the composer of Je t'aime, but critics might argue that Serge Gainsbourg's best work is an album that is less well known - L'Histoire de Melodie Nelson. Jim Carroll has been listening to the album and reading a new book about it, also called Histoire de Melodie Nelson by Darren Anderson.