Books

Wednesday 10th May

Review: "Uncommon People: The Rise and Fall of The Rock Stars" by David Hepworth

Róisín Dwyer reviews "Uncommon People: The Rise and Fall of The Rock Stars" by David Hepworth (published by Bantam Press) 

Tuesday 9th May

Review: International Dublin Literary Award shortlist - "Under The Udala Trees" by Chinelo Okparanta

Kay Sheehy with her third review of the 10 novels on the International Dublin Literary Award shortlist - "Under The Udala Trees" by Chinelo Okparanta (published by Mariner) Official website: ...

Monday 8th May

"The Nothing" by Hanif Kureishi

Hanif Kureishi talks about his latest novella "The Nothing", about an once-lauded film-maker now confined to a wheelchair and frustrated by being cared for by his younger wife whom he ...

"When Light Is Like Water" by Molly McCloskey

Molly McCloskey reds an extract from her latest novel "When Light Is Like Water" (published by Penguin)

Review: "The Ice" by Laline Paull

Eithne Shortall reviews "The Ice" by Laline Paull, set in the Arctic in a not-too-distant future where Earth is suffering the consequences of global warming (published by Fourth Estate)

Tuesday 2nd May

"The Blood Miracles" by Lisa McInerney

Lisa McInerney reads an extract from her novel "The Blood Miracles" (published by John Murray)  

"In The Name Of The Family" by Sarah Dunant

Sarah Dunant chats about her latest novel "In The Name Of The Family", set in Italy in the 1500's and charting the decadent and power-hungry Borgia family (published by Virago)

Review: International Dublin Literary Award shortlist - "The Prophets of Eternal Fjord" by Kim Leine

Kay Sheehy with the second of her reviews of the 10 novels on the International Dublin Literary Award shortlist - "The Prophets of Eternal Fjord" by Kim Leine (published by Atlantic ...

Friday 28th April

"The Dead House" by Billy O'Callaghan

Billy O'Callaghan chats about his debut novel "The Dead House", about a woman who moves to an isolated house to concentrate on her art but finds she is being influenced ...

Celebrating the work of Dermot Healy at Cúirt International Festival of Literature

Mike McCormack, one of writers taking part in the ‘Writing The Sky’ event at the Cúirt International Festival of Literature this weekend, a celebration of the work of Dermot Healy ...

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