Emily Hourican's new novel tells the story of the brilliant, spoilt, flighty Guinness sisters from their idyllic childhood in their stately home in Ireland while the War of Independence rages outside, to the exuberance and decadence of London's high society. Published by Hachette.
Jenn Gannon talks about the allure and the evolution of the teen drama over the years, how they started as escapist fantasies but have become something more hard hitting and gritty. Dawson's Creek will be on Netflix from November 1st.
Donald Clarke and Roe McDermott review new films for Arena. The 40 year Old Version which stars the writer director Radha Blank on Netflix, The Other Lamb is a disturbing drama from Polish director Malgorzata Szumowska filmed in Ireland, and Body of Water, directed by Lucy Brydon, is a British movie focusing on a woman with an eating disorder.