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    Book review: "What Becomes Of Us" by Henrietta McKervey

    Louisa Cameron reviews “What Becomes Of Us”, the debut novel by Henrietta McKervey about a woman trying to make a new life and set in Dublin in 1965 as the city prepares for the 50th anniversary of the 1916 Rising (published by Hachette Books)

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    "Pleasantville" by Attica Locke

    Attica Locke talks about her latest novel “Pleasantville”, a crime thriller featuring lawyer Jay Porter investigating a murder in Houston set against the backdrop of a 1996 political campaign (published by Serpent’s Tail)

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    "Buried Treasure" by Dan Hegarty

    2fm DJ Dan Hegarty talks about his book “Buried Treasure: Overlooked, Forgotten and Uncrowned Albums”, chronicling the albums he feels have been forgotten-about or remain under-appreciated (published by Liberties Press)

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    Profile of Frank O'Connor

    Dr Hilary Lennon, UCC School of English profiles Irish short-story writer Frank O’Connor as a new theatrical production based on his stories called ‘God Bless The Child” comes to the Gaiety Theatre in Dublin

    Further details:  www.gaietytheatre.ie  

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    Book review: "The Defence" by Steve Cavanagh

    Declan Burke reviews “The Defence” by Steve Cavanagh, a thriller about former con man/lawyer Eddie Flynn being forced to defend a Russian mobster accused of murder (published by Orion)

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    "Two Fridays In April" by Roisin Meaney

    Roisin Meaney, author of “Two Fridays In April”, the story of various members of a family dealing with grief and the way their lives change after family events on two days in April (published by Hachette Books)

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    "Acts Of The Assassins" by Richard Beard

    Richard Beard, author of “Acts Of The Assassins”, part 2 of a 3-part series of crime thrillers set in the immediate aftermath of the death of Jesus Christ (published by Harvill Secker)

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