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    Dennis O'Driscoll

    Peter Fallon on the collection of critical writings 'The Outnumbered Poet' by the late Dennis O'Driscoll. The Pubishers are The Gallery Press. Olivia O'Leary will present a special programme on Dennis O'Driscoll on RTE Radio 1 on New Year's Day at 7.45am.

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    Fu Manchu

    John Byrne on the book 'Serial Fu Manchu: The Chinese Supervillain and the Spread of Yellow Peril Ideology' by Ruth Mayer which is published by Temple University Press.

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    Author Christine Dwyer Hickey

    Christine Dwyer Hickey on her new book The House on Parkgate Street & Other Dublin Stories (Publishers New island).

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    Irish Crime Fiction in 2013

    Declan Burke looks back on Irish Crime Fiction books published in 2013 including Cross of Vengeance by Cora Harrison (Severn House), Echoland by Joe Joyce (Liberties Press), The Outsider by Arlene Hunt (Portnoy Publishing), The Eloquence of the Dead by Conor Brady (New Island Books), The Memory Key by Conor Fitzgerald (Bloomsbury) and The Convictions of John Delahunt by Andrew Hughes (Doubleday).

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    Book Review - A la Recherche du Temps Perdu

    Dave Lordan reviews A la Recherche du Temps Perdu (In Search of Lost Time) by Marcel Proust with Seán Rocks. The book was first published 100 years ago and is in seven volumes.

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    Ralph Steadman

    John Byrne on UK Cartoonist Ralph Steadman's 'Proud to be Weirrd' which is Published by Ammo Books.

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