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    Book - 'Fever' by Mary Beth Keane

    Mary Beth Keane on her book 'Fever' which is about 'Typhoid Mary', the woman who was accused of spreading typhoid in early 20th century New York. The Publishers are Simon and Schuster.

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    Book review: Life After Life

    Life After Life is the latest offering from Kate Atkinson, She is the author of eight novels - four belong to a sort of crime series but the one she is best known for is probably her first, Behind the Scenes at the Museum. It won the 1995 Whitbread award. Eithne Shortall reviews. Published by Double Day.

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    Granta - 20 Under 40

    In 1983 the director of the British Book Marketing Council created a list of 20 of the Best of Young British Novelists under 40. The list was published in the literary magazine Granta it was such a sucess it has become a once a decade event the latest list for 2013 has been announced. Evelyn O Rourke takes a look.

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    This Situation

    Declan Long on 'Tino Sehgal: This Situation' which runs from today to the 9th of May at Imma at Earlsfort Terrace in Dublin. The website is www.imma.ie

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    International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award

    Abie Philbin-Bowman on this year's shortlist for the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. The winner will be announced on June 6th - www.impacdublinaward.ie for full details.

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    Book on Jim Henson

    John Byrne discusses the book 'Imagination Illustrated: The Jim Henson Journal' by Karen Falk with Seán Rocks. The Publishers are Chronicle Books.

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    Author Eva Rice

    Eva Rice on her book 'The Misinterpretation of Tara Jupp'. The book is set in Cornwall in 1962 and revolves around teenager Tara Jupp who becomes a singing sensation in London. The Publishers are Quercus.

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    Book Review - Bring me the head of Ryan Giggs

    Paul Whitington reviews 'Bring me the head of Ryan Giggs' by Rodge Glass. The book tells the story of Mickey who is both friend and foe of the Manchster United Footballer. The Publishers are Tindal Street Press.

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