On Thursday's Programme
Reviews of the films The Hobbit - The Desolation of Smaug, Far Out Isn't Far Enough and The Patience Stone and Christine Dwyer Hickey on her new book The House on Parkgate Street and Other Dublin Stories.
The book 'New Planet Cabaret' was launched on Friday November 22nd at The Gutter Bookshop on Cow's Lane in Dublin.
The book is the result of Arena's on-air Creative Writing Course which ran from December 2012 to June 2013. The Publishers are New Island Books and the Editor is Dave Lordan, who also co-ordinated the course.
All proceeds from the sale of New Planet Cabaret go to the Writers In Schools project which supports young writers.