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# reading - Friday 31 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge 10 books to read before their film versions are released this year Book Club

10 books to read before their film versions are released this year

Look like a smarty pants in front of your mates, and get ahead of the curve.

# reading - Saturday 28 December, 2013

From The42 ‘The Sports Gene’ should be top of your post-Christmas book list Book Review

‘The Sports Gene’ should be top of your post-Christmas book list

David Epstein’s work addresses the nature v nurture debate in the most balanced manner we have come across.

# reading - Thursday 26 December, 2013

The best-selling books of the year, according to Amazon

Amazon have calculated its list of best-selling books by sales of print and Kindle edition books published in 2013.

# reading - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Take an inside peek inside one of Google's most controversial projects

Who knew books could cause such a fuss?

# reading - Monday 16 December, 2013

Reading and maths grades continue to improve in DEIS schools — report

Gains throughout the lifetime of the program are ‘consistent’, Education Minister Ruairi Quinn said.

# reading - Sunday 15 December, 2013

From The42 Cycling in north Dublin, concussion and ACL injuries - some of this week's best sports writing Sports Writing

# reading - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Irish teens above average in maths, reading and science 'despite damaging cuts'

A report today pointed to improvement in these areas since 2009 but the Minister for Education said we are not in the top league yet and cannot be complacent.

# reading - Sunday 24 November, 2013

From The42 Lance's apology, Gazza's tears and the Late Late: it's our favourite sports writing Reading

Lance's apology, Gazza's tears and the Late Late: it's our favourite sports writing

Unlike the ESB bill, here’s some writing we enjoyed this week.

# reading - Sunday 10 November, 2013

From The42 Cav on Lance, pics in SuperValu and the GIF King: the week’s best sportswriting Reading

# reading - Sunday 20 October, 2013

From The42 Argentine football, rooming with Whelo and Steve Bartman: some of the week's best sportswriting Long Reads

# reading - Sunday 13 October, 2013

100 years of reading: Rathmines library Library This post contains images

100 years of reading: Rathmines library

The library, built in 1913, has hosted the likes of Douglas Hyde, WB Yeats and Hannah Sheehy Skeffington. (And it was also an air raid shelter).

# reading - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Literacy levels in Irish adults slightly below average

New international survey finds Ireland is one of only five countries to reduce the proportion of adults with lower literacy skills.

# reading - Sunday 6 October, 2013

From The42 Banner tactics, Ali, Lineker on MOTD; it’s the week’s best sports writing Reading

Banner tactics, Ali, Lineker on MOTD; it’s the week’s best sports writing

Put the kettle on and get stuck into this lot.

# reading - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Erotic books about dinosaurs are the latest thing that will creep you out Dinorotica

Erotic books about dinosaurs are the latest thing that will creep you out

Just when you think you’ve seen it all…

# reading - Friday 13 September, 2013

Dublin: One City One Book choice for 2014 is revealed... Books This post contains a poll

Dublin: One City One Book choice for 2014 is revealed...

This year’s choice follows Strumpet City, which was 2013’s book.

# reading - Sunday 8 September, 2013

From The42 Window pain, Walter White and remembering Tommy Morrison… our favourite sports writing this week Reading

# reading - Friday 6 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 13 of the hardest things about being a book lover Read The Riot Act

13 of the hardest things about being a book lover

Do you read a lot? Come be with your people.

# reading - Sunday 1 September, 2013

Debunked: Does reading in low light or staring at a screen damage your eyesight?

“Turn off that feckin’ laptop and go to sleep, Séan, your eyes will fall out of your head by the time you’re thirty” can now be swiftly met with “Eh, Mam, about that…”.

From The42 All-Ireland final tickets, the mob and Messi: it's our favourite sports writing this week Reading

# reading - Sunday 16 June, 2013

From The42 Dermot Earley, Quiz Show and the man who walked to Rio: the week's best sportswriting Reading

# reading - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Kevin Barry’s City of Bohane wins the prestigious IMPAC DUBLIN Literary Award

Kevin Barry is the third Irish author to win the coveted €100,000 literary prize, taking up good company with previous winners Colm Tóibín and Colum McCann

# reading - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Extract: If we want to get more done, we need to start a war with our televisions

Watching television eats up your valuable time when you could be doing so much more with your life. It’s time to wrestle control back from that box in the corner of the living room, writes Ruth Field.

# reading - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

From The42 Manchester City begin life after Mancini with win over Reading Burn After Reading

Manchester City begin life after Mancini with win over Reading

Welcome to a post-Bobby Manc reality.

# reading - Thursday 9 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge Did you know there was an Irish version of There's Something About Mary? Mary Mary

Did you know there was an Irish version of There's Something About Mary?

It exists, and it’s a wonder.

# reading - Sunday 28 April, 2013

From The42 'People don't mind others getting good money if they earn it' - QPR team split over wages Dropzone

'People don't mind others getting good money if they earn it' - QPR team split over wages

Rs boss Harry Redknapp has admitted that there are problems in the camp ahead of their meeting with Reading this afternoon.

# reading - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge The 14 best things about settling in with a good book Alone Time

The 14 best things about settling in with a good book

Is there anything better?

# reading - Sunday 14 April, 2013

From The42 Deccie's legacy, the losing locker-room and terrorists at the Olympics: some of the week’s best sportswriting Sunday Papers

# reading - Saturday 13 April, 2013

From The42 Premier League wrap: Late salvo sends Arsenal up to third, Liverpool draw Review

Premier League wrap: Late salvo sends Arsenal up to third, Liverpool draw

Michael Turner’s header looked to have consigned Arsene Wenger’s men to defeat, before their late comeback.

# reading - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge 12 books we’re all meant to have read but probably haven’t Books This post contains videos

12 books we’re all meant to have read but probably haven’t

We have busy lives, y’know.

# reading - Saturday 6 April, 2013

From The42 WATCH: Southampton leave Reading hanging by a thread Report This post contains videos

WATCH: Southampton leave Reading hanging by a thread

The result left Nigel Adkins’ side on the brink of relegation from the Premier League.

# reading - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

From The42 Royal duty: Adkins named new Reading manager Premier League

Royal duty: Adkins named new Reading manager

His first task: beating Arsenal at The Emirates.

# reading - Sunday 17 March, 2013

From The42 The Sunday Papers: Keane on Cascarino, the away goals rule and B-Hop – here’s some of the week’s best sportswriting Reading

# reading - Saturday 16 March, 2013

From The42 As it happened: Manchester United v Reading, Premier League Uncatchable

As it happened: Manchester United v Reading, Premier League

Alex Ferguson’s men were hoping to stretch their lead atop the Premier League.

# reading - Saturday 9 March, 2013

From The42 Premier League: Massive win for Aston Villa at relegation rivals Reading Royal Appointment

Premier League: Massive win for Aston Villa at relegation rivals Reading

This was a six-pointer, wasn’t it?

# reading - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

From The42 Keith Andrews hopeful Stephen Kelly will work way back into Trap's plans COYBIG

Keith Andrews hopeful Stephen Kelly will work way back into Trap's plans

The Bolton midfielder was put on the spot after the Champions League action tonight.

# reading - Monday 18 February, 2013

From The42 As it happened: Manchester United v Reading, FA Cup fifth round Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Manchester United v Reading, FA Cup fifth round

A quarter-final meeting with Chelsea potentially awaits the winner of tonight’s cup tie at Old Trafford.

# reading - Sunday 17 February, 2013

From The42 FA Cup draw: Manchester United, Chelsea on collision course FA Cup

FA Cup draw: Manchester United, Chelsea on collision course

The Premier League heavyweights will meet if they win their respective fifth-round ties.

# reading - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

From The42 #whataclown: Ian Harte isn't Trap's biggest fan COYBIG

#whataclown: Ian Harte isn't Trap's biggest fan

The Reading defender appears to be keen on a return to international football.

# reading - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

From The42 Le Fondre brace heaps pressure on Rafa's Chelsea Wrap

Le Fondre brace heaps pressure on Rafa's Chelsea

Shane Long and Wes Hoolahan both got their names on the scoresheet tonight while Joey O’Brien also had the ball in the net — but it was at the wrong end.

# reading - Monday 14 January, 2013

From The42 Ex-Ireland Under-21 international Tabb allowed to leave Reading Wave Goodbye

Ex-Ireland Under-21 international Tabb allowed to leave Reading

The player has been deemed surplus to requirements following the recent signings of Hope Akpan and Daniel Carrico.