In this week's RTÉ Book Show, Rick O'Shea talks to Naoise Dolan about her debut novel Exciting Times, which is set in Hong Kong and is one of the reasons Rick has been able to beat the ‘reader’s block’ which had been plaguing him of late - listen to the show above.

Stefanie Preissner has the week’s book news and Mike McCormack answers questions from the Roundwood Book Club about his award-winning work Solar Bones.

The Book Show, RTÉ Radio 1, Sundays at 7pm - subscribe to the podcast (which comes with extended interviews and other bits and bobs) here