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
Jodi Picoult discusses her latest book 'The Storyteller' with Seán Rocks. The book is the story of Sage, a reclusive young woman who discovers that the nice old man she's befriended has a terrible past. The Publishers are Hodder and Stoughton - www.jodipicoult.com.
Aoife Barry and Eoin Glackin review this week's new album releases 'The Terror' by The Flaming Lips, 'Dear Miss Lonely Hearts' from Cold War Kids and 'People, Hell and Angels' from Jimi Hendrix with Seán Rocks.