Edna O’Brien

The 2018 Hay Festival, in collaboration with The Pool, published this list of 100 books by women, including works by Iris Murdoch, Edna O’Brien, Maria(...)

Melvin Burgess: his new novel features problems with a drug called Death

In his introduction to Blank Pages (Fighting Words, €9.99), John Banville reflects on the books he read as a teenager and contrasts them with the 20 o(...)