on Thursday's show.....a round-up of the latest in crime fiction, singer Cormac O’Caoimh and reviews of the latest film releases including a gentler Nicholas Cage in "Joe", Gael Garcia Bernal documentary "Who Is Dayani Cristal?" and the re-boot of the mythical "Hercules"
by Karl Obe Knausgaard There is a general suspicion when it comes to authors that their novels are autobiography thinly disguised as fiction. Norwegian author Karl Ove Knausgaard has taken this idea to new extremes with his six-volume, 3,500-page novel, My Struggle, which has seen him described as the Norwegian Proust but has also alienated his wife, family and friends who are extensively featured in the book. Edel Coffey joins me now.