Books

Wednesday 24th September

Book: The Dog

I/V with the Author, Joseph O'Neill

Wednesday 17th September

Book: Bones Never Lie

I/V with The Author, Kathy Reichs

Thursday 4th September

How to Speak Money

By John Lanchester (Faber) Whether you want to know what a vanilla mezzanine RMBS synthetic CDO is or simply want to start by knowing what the difference between fiscal and ...

Wednesday 3rd September

Sister Caravaggio

It is not unusual for authors to come together and collaborate on a collection of stories but is it possible for seven authors to come together and write a novel? ...

Tuesday 26th August

Book Selections

For our monthly round-up of what’s new in the world of books Sean was joined by Edel Coffey and Bert Wright, Events Curator of the Mountains To Sea festival were ...

Tuesday 22nd July

Don’t Mention the Wars – A Journey Through European Stereotypes

By Tony Connolly (New Island)  In the last five years the eurozone has undergone profound change and Europeans, increasingly in defence mode, have re-discovered the knack of insulting each other. ...

Friday 20th June

The Long Ride Home

By Rupert Isaacson Autism affects one in 100 people in Ireland and there is no known cure. In 2004, Rupert Isaacson’s 2 year old son Rowan was diagnosed with Autism. ...

Tuesday 17th June

Ten Cities That Made an Empire

By Tristram Hunt (Allen Lane) In the early twentieth century it was said that the sun never set on the British Empire. Yet since the 1920s when it reached its ...

Book Club

Our book club is under way and this month’s choice is Joseph O’Connor’s new novel, The Thrill Of It All. We’ll be reviewing the book on the show in July ...

Thursday 12th June

Hard Choices

Hillary Clinton launched her memoir, Hard Choices, this week in what appears to be traditional fashion for someone about to embark on a US Presidential campaign. Sean was joined by ...

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