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    The Abbey Rebels of Easter 1916

    Fearghal McGarry
    The Abbey Theatre played a leading role in the politicisation of the revolutionary generation that won Irish freedom, and this is the story of how, in the years following the Easter Rising, the radical ideals that inspired their revolution were gradually supplanted by a conservative vision of the nation Ireland would become.
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    Neil Young
    Neil Young's new memoir is a work of reminiscences told through the lens of one of his deepest passions: cars. A lifelong devotee and collector, Young explores his love for the well-crafted vintage automobile and examines his newfound awareness of his hobby’s negative environmental impact.
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    Inside the Room

    Eamon Gilmore
    A political memoir detailing Ireland’s recovery from the economic crisis, written by one of the major players of the time, Eamon Gilmore.
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    Fur

    Grace Wells
    Grace Wells' second poetry collection exploring our relationship with nature, with the flora and especially the fauna with which we share this “astonishing world”.
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    Dinosaurs On Other Planets

    Danielle McLaughlin
    Stories by Danielle McLaughlin whose work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Irish TimesSouthword, The Penny Dreadful and in The Stinging Fly.
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    A Manual for Cleaning Women

    Lucia Berlin
    A selection of stories from Lucia Berlin, an American writer celebrated for many years by those in the know, who is about to become - a decade after her death - the writer everyone is talking about.
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    A Brief History of Seven Killings

    Marlon James
    Winner of the Man Booker Prize 2015, now in paperback.
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    The State in Transition

    Kevin Rafter & Mark O’Brien

    John Horgan has enjoyed a dramatic and colourful career, and in this collection, leading Irish and international academics and other national figures consider the idea of a changing Ireland through the prism of different aspects of Horgan’s career over the past four decades, specifically changes in media, politics, and education.

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    The Sacrifice

    Joyce Carol Oates
    Joyce Carol Oates blends sexual violence, racism, brutality, and power in her latest incendiary novel.
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    The Road to Little Dribbling

    Bill Bryson
    Twenty years ago, Bill Bryson went on a trip around Britain to celebrate the island that had become his adopted country writing a book called Notes from a Small Island. Now Bryson makes a brand-new journey around Britain to see what has changed.
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    Margaret Thatcher

    Charles Moore

    The second volume of Charles Moore's bestselling authorized biography of the "Iron Lady", beginning in June 1983 when Thatcher won the biggest increase in a government's Parliamentary majority in British electoral history.

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    Sport and Ireland

    Paul Rouse
    This is the first history of sport in Ireland, locating the history of sport within Irish political, social, and cultural history, and within the global history of sport, demonstrating that there are aspects of Ireland's sporting history that are uniquely Irish and are defined by the peculiarities of life on a small island on the edge of Europe.
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    A Strangeness in My Mind

    Orhan Pamuk
    A novel Orhan Pamuk has worked on for six years; the story of boza seller Mevlut, the woman to whom he wrote three years' worth of love letters, and their life in Istanbul.


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    Hallelujah

    Jonathan Bardon
    Brings to life a panoramic view of the Dublin city and its characters when Handel, one of the world’s greatest composers, arrives in Dublin in 1741  to prepare his masterpiece, Messiah, for its maiden performance the following spring.
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    Black Earth

    Timothy Snyder
    A radical reframing of the Holocaust that challenges prevailing myths and draws disturbing parallels with the present. Longlisted for the 2015 Samuel Johnson prize.

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    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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