Declan Burke Reviews Patricia Cornwell's new book 'Dust'.
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.
John Byrne on the book 'Sleigh Rides, Jingle Bells and Silent Nights: A Cultural History of American Christmas Songs' by Ronald Lankford which is Published by University Press of Florida.
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).
Jim Carroll discusses the book 'Soul Train: The music, dance and style of a Generation' by Questlove with Seán Rocks. The Publishers are Harper Design.
Presenter: Seán Rocks