coming up on Monday's show....a garda station in an Irish border village at the end of the 1950's is the setting for the Shane Connaughton novel "Married Quarters", the atmospheric folk music of Maria Kelly live in session and Gerard Manley Hopkins and five nuns are shipwrecked - it sounds like the start of a joke but it's actually the premise of the comic novel "The Hopkins Conundrum" by Simon Edge
Sophie Hannah discusses her latest book 'The Carrier' with Seán Rocks. The book is her eighth psychological thriller to feature the detective pairing of Simon Waterhouse and Charlie Zailer. The Publishers are Hodder and Stoughton.
Tony Clayton-Lea discusses '101 Essential Rock Records - the Golden Age of Vinyl from The Beatles to The Sex Pistols' by Jeff Gold with Seán Rocks. The Publishers are Geiko Press - http://www.101essentialrecords.com for more information.