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    Acid house

    Jim Carroll reviews "The True Story Of Acid House: Britain's Last Youth Culture Revolution" by Luke Bainbridge which looks at what made acid house such an important musical movement (published by Omnibus Press)

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    International IMPAC Literary Award

    Kay Sheey reviews IMPAC Award shortlisted “Traveller Of The Century” by Andrés Neuman, the story of a man and the people he encounters in an imaginary town somewhere in Germany (published by Pushkin Press)

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    Oona Frawley, author

    Oona Frawley talks about her debut novel "Flight", the story of a teacher who moves from Zimbabwe to Ireland to make a better life for herself (published by Tramp Press)

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    PJ O'Rourke

    the writer and cultural commentator PJ O’Rourke talks about his latest novel “The Baby Boom" (published by Grove Press)

    Official website: www.pjorourke.com

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    End-of-the-world films

    John Byrne with a guide to the biggest end-of-the-world films as outlined in the book “World Gone Wild: A Survivor’s Guide To Post-Apocalyptic Movies” by David J Moore (published by Schiffer)

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    Peter Fallon, poet

    Peter Fallon, poet and publisher – he talks about his latest collection ‘Strong My Love’ which is dedicated to his children and being a publisher with Gallery Press

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    International IMPAC Literary Award

    Kay Sheehy continues her reviews of the books on the IMPAC shortlist – “Questions of Travel” by Michelle De Kretser (published by Allen & Unwin)

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    Tim Winton, author

    Australian author Tim Winton talks about his latest novel "Eyrie" (published by Picador)

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    Book review

    Eithne Shortall reviews “The Thrill Of It All” by Joseph O’Connor (published by Harvill Secker) 

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    Peter Cook and Dudley Moore

    John Byrne reviews “One Leg Too Few: The Adventures of Peter Cook and Dudley Moore” by William Cook (published by Arrow Books)

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