Íbíotsa, le

    Labhrás Ó Finneadha
    Short stories in the Irish language.
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    Aois Fir

    Liam Ó Muirthile
    A sea adventure about a young boy in his early teens on a sailing boat out at sea with his father and uncle passed out drunk on board.
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    Who is Charlie?

    Emmanuel Todd
    Emmanuel Todd investigates the cartography and sociology of the three to four million who marched in Paris and across France To demonstrate their revulsion in the wake of the attack on the offices of Charlie Hebdo in Paris on 7 January 2015, asking who were the millions of demonstrators who were suddenly united under the single cry of ‘Je suis Charlie’.
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    Thirteen Ways of Looking

    Colum McCann
    A novella and three shorter stories from Colum McCann. Thirteen Ways of Looking is told from a multitude of perspectives, and is accompanied by three powerful stories set in Afghanistan, Galway and London.
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    The Ocean, the Bird, and the Scholar

    Helen Vendler
    Helen Vendler, foremost commentator on poetry, examines the work of a broad range of nineteenth- and twentieth-century English, Irish, and American poets in a collection of essays spanning 35 years.
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    Jonathan Franzen
    The latest novel from author of The Corrections and Freedom, Jonathan Franzen's story of youthful idealism, extreme fidelity, and murder.
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    Ireland under Austerity

    Colin Coulter and Angela Nagle
    A collection of essays from economists and political commentators delineating the reactionary course that Ireland has followed since the ignominious demise of the Celtic Tiger.
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    Arthur Griffith

    Owen McGee

    A major new biography of a monumental figure in modern Irish history. Griffith has been typified as ‘the last Young Irelander’ and Owen McGee’s account reflects on this by examining the different conceptions of Irish nationalism that existed before and after the formation of the Irish state.

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    1916: A Global History

    Keith Jeffery
    Covering the twelve months of 1916, historian Keith Jeffery uses twelve moments from a range of locations and shows how they reverberated around the world, including better-known battles such as Gallipoli, Verdun and the Somme; the Easter Rising in Dublin, East Africa, the Italian front, Central Asia and Russia.
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    The Projectionist

    Carlo Gebler
    In a book that is both biography and memoir, Carlo Gébler, Ernest Gebler’s estranged son, tells the enthralling story of his father’s life, covering his strange and alienated childhood, his disastrous family relationships, his marriage to writer Edna O’Brien, his staunch socialism and uncompromising disciplinary attitude, and his final heartbreaking struggle with Alzheimer’s disease.
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    Ten Windows: How Great Poems Transform the World

    Jane Hirshfield
    A collection of essays on how the best poems work, from the master poet and essayist Jane Hirshfield.
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    Redmond: A Life Undone

    Chris Dooley
    A provocative reassessment of John Redmond bringing to life seven pivotal years in Irish history, when the campaign for Home Rule seized the imagination of a nation and brought Ireland to the brink of a negotiated settlement with Britain.
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    Miss Emily

    Nuala O' Connor
    The Dickinson household is saved from domestic chaos with the arrival of Ada Concannon, a "neat little Irish person, fresh off the boat". Amherst in the 1800s is a pastoral environment for the homesick young maid who finds in the gifted middle child, Emily, a fellow feeling; they were born on the same day, they share a sense of mischief and a love of baking. Emily's fledgling poetry and passion for words is her true vocation but as it begins to dominate her mind, she retreats from the small world around her and enters her infamous White Phase. The friendship that forms between the two women is tested when Ada's personal safety and reputation is violated and Emily finds herself tasked with defending her maid against her own family and those she loves, with shocking consequences.
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    The Long Gaze Back

    Sinead Gleeson (ed)
    An anthology of thirty short stories by some of the most gifted women writers Ireland has ever produced, edited by Sinead Gleeson.
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    Keats Lives

    Moya Cannon
    Moya Cannon’s fifth collection of poems, characteristically rich in the moods and rhythms of the west of Ireland, it is also drawn farther afield, towards contemplation of the disasters of previous centuries, their ‘many victories, many collars, little grace’.
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    Frederick the Great

    Tim Blanning

    Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, dominated the 18th century in the same way that Napoleon dominated the start of the 19th. Tim Blanning's new biography recreates a remarkable era, a world which would be swept away shortly after Frederick's death by the French Revolution.

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    A Slanting of the Sun

    Donal Ryan
    A collection of stories from Donal Ryan, author of critically acclaimed novel The Spinning Heart, dealing with the human cost of loneliness, isolation and displacement.
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    A Lonely Note

    Kevin Stevens

    Tariq is beset by danger on the streets and by conflict at home. Music is his only consolation. When he forms a new friendship with the volatile but intriguing record-store owner, Jamal, Tariq discovers the world of jazz and the man he could become. Peace and violence, faith and mistrust, thriller and literary fiction – a story of a young man caught between two worlds.

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    We Don't Know What We're Doing

    Thomas Morris

    A debut collection of stories by Thomas Morris which offer vivid and moving glimpses of the lost, lonely and bemused set in Caerphilly, a sleepy castle town in South Wales.

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    What Just Happened

    Sara Berkeley Tolchin

    Sara Berkeley Tolchin’s new collection reflects on themes of loss and losing, with poems set on the west coasts of Ireland and the United States.

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