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# book - Thursday 19 November, 2015

His book was banned and burned, but JP Donleavy has had the last laugh

The author lives in a mansion in Mullingar, and TheJournal.ie paid him a visit.

# book - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Here's a quick trip around Ireland with one piece of trivia from each county

They’re explored in Fatti and John Burke’s new book, Irelandopedia.

# book - Sunday 1 November, 2015

From The42 'I'll always be proud of winning the Uefa Cup with Southend' Long Read

'I'll always be proud of winning the Uefa Cup with Southend'

Iain Macintosh speaks to The42 about Football Manager, British vs foreign coaches and whether pre-Premier League football was unsophisticated.

Reprinting the punt and pulling out of government: A look inside Eamon Gilmore's new book

Here’s some of what the former Tánaiste has revealed.

# book - Thursday 22 October, 2015

'My first novel was published 18 years ago and I still get asked the oddest questions'

Author Cathy Kelly writes about all the unusual things she gets asked about as a writer and gives some tips to those who think they have a book in them.

# book - Monday 19 October, 2015

Revealing the hidden lives of the women behind the genius of Oscar Wilde

A new Irish book explores the role of women in Wilde’s life.

# book - Monday 28 September, 2015

# book - Thursday 24 September, 2015

From The42 Eamon Dunphy's kiss and 4 other things we learned from Packie Bonner's new book Looking Back

Eamon Dunphy's kiss and 4 other things we learned from Packie Bonner's new book

Also, the legendary Irish goalkeeper gives his thoughts on the notorious Saipan incident and the 1994 World Cup, among other topics.

# book - Sunday 20 September, 2015

From The42 Why don't we have an all-Ireland soccer team and will we ever see one? Interview

Why don't we have an all-Ireland soccer team and will we ever see one?

Cormac Moore, author of The Irish Soccer Split, chats to The42 about this much-discussed issue.

# book - Sunday 13 September, 2015

This Irish film inspired by the Josef Fritzl case is getting rave reviews

It was written by Irish author Emma Donoghue.

# book - Saturday 12 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here's why everybody's talking about abortion today Roisin Ingle

Here's why everybody's talking about abortion today

“I am not a bad person. I am not a murderer”.

# book - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Louise O'Neill: "I wanted the reader to finish this book and be absolutely furious"

The Cork author’s book is one of the most talked-about novels of the year.

# book - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge Everyone's talking about this Cork author's new book, here's why Asking For It

Everyone's talking about this Cork author's new book, here's why

Louise O’Neill. Remember that name.

# book - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Fans dressed up and queued at midnight for Terry Pratchett's final book

He died in March after a battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

Rosanna Davison is upset over 'very aggressive' criticism

The model has faced a backlash about her views on diet.

# book - Sunday 12 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge The 10 best places in Cork to settle in with a good book Cover To Cover

# book - Friday 10 July, 2015

Harper Lee's long-lost novel has arrived - here's what we think of the first chapter

There’s an exclusive extract on line today.

# book - Saturday 27 June, 2015

From The42 'Roy Keane's honesty inspired my book' Interview

'Roy Keane's honesty inspired my book'

Danny Higginbotham chats to The42 about his recently released autobiography ‘Rise of the Underdog’.

# book - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

'He robbed my children, he robbed me and he did it for no reason'

The wife of Navy SEAL, Chris Kyle, who was shot dead in Texas said she tries not to hold on to bitterness.

# book - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

# book - Monday 1 June, 2015

Could you write a book? These 11 and 12-year-olds have

It’s for sale on Amazon and all the money will go to charity.

# book - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

'So, life has been good to me' - Bill O'Herlihy in his own words

An extract from a 2012 interview with the legendary broadcaster about the Olympics, Michael Lowry, his health and more.

# book - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Recognise anyone? These mysterious photos were found in a library today

The RIA wants to reunite them with the family involved.

# book - Saturday 25 April, 2015

'I swear it will never happen again' - what he said 5 weeks before he killed her

Powerful new book includes extracts from letters, emails and texts from abusive lovers.

# book - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From The42 Book links ex-Bradford chairman to Valley Parade tragedy and 8 other fires Claim

Book links ex-Bradford chairman to Valley Parade tragedy and 8 other fires

Martin Fletcher, who fled the fire, which killed his brother, father, uncle and grandfather, has released a book on the incident.

# book - Friday 10 April, 2015

Queen Victoria wrote this book when she was 10 years old

Warning: This post contains spoilers.

# book - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Roddy Doyle's latest project was launched in the most fitting way

His Barrytown Trilogy will be part of a book initiative in Dublin next month.

# book - Friday 13 March, 2015

Author has to pay €53k to in-laws after defaming them in a book

Paying your mother-in-law €20,000 must sting.

# book - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

# book - Friday 2 January, 2015

Meet the Irishman who learned to mime with Marcel Marceau

Niall Henry went on to found Blue Raincoat Theatre.

# book - Sunday 21 December, 2014

"There's no shame in using a ghostwriter"

YouTube star Zoella was criticised after it emerged she had a ghostwriter – but what does a ghostwriter do, anyway?

# book - Friday 14 November, 2014

Waterford Whispers News: 'I turned down RTÉ, we would be too much for them' Wwn

Waterford Whispers News: 'I turned down RTÉ, we would be too much for them'

The satirical news website now plans to release a book before Christmas.

# book - Thursday 13 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Bryan Cranston narrates hilarious explicit kid's book NSFW

Bryan Cranston narrates hilarious explicit kid's book

You have to f**king eat.

# book - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Bang Bang, Forty Coats... Remember any of these Dublin characters?

They’re all written about in this new book by Bobby Aherne.

# book - Monday 27 October, 2014

# book - Thursday 23 October, 2014

From The42 11 things we learned from BOD's big new book The Word Of Bod

11 things we learned from BOD's big new book

A shocking revelation about a snooze button, developing Ireland’s defence and his attachment to that number 13 shirt.

# book - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

From The42 Why do fools fall in love? A timeline of Keane and Dunphy's relationship through the years Bromance

Why do fools fall in love? A timeline of Keane and Dunphy's relationship through the years

We examine the pundit’s love-hate relationship with the star, encompassing autobiographies and other controversies.

# book - Monday 22 September, 2014

Charles Haughey family "deeply disappointed" over claims he was beaten with iron bar

It is claimed in a new biography of TK Whitaker that he missed a Budget speech because of this – Haughey’s family say the claims are untrue.

# book - Friday 19 September, 2014

Mum of Reeva Steenkamp to publish "insider" book on Pistorius trial

June Steenkamp will write about her experience of the trial.

# book - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

From The42 Roddy Doyle: Keane was fantastic to work with right down to the proof-reading The Second Half

Roddy Doyle: Keane was fantastic to work with right down to the proof-reading

The Ireland assistant manger’s ghost writer has called collaborating on the new book a ‘great experience’.