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By Richard Rayner "Ulysses" (Vintage: $17 paper) is the description of a single day, June 16, 1904, a day in the mingled lives of characters walking, talking, dreaming, eating, drinking, mourning and climaxing their way through the hours of an average...
Irish author Edna O'Brien left her tiny hamlet in County Clare more than a half-century ago, but the scenes and characters of those years still form the tapestry of every tale she tells. Her newest book, "The Light of Evening," published last month,...
Literature is one of the things the Irish are famous for, and there are several readings series around the city, where you can hear the writers in their own words. Rocky Sullivan's is well-known for its readings, which focus on books by the Irish or...
Brooklyn A Novel Colm Tóibín Scribner: 272 pp., $25 Colm Tóibín leads a generation of Irish novelists, born in the 1950s, who have achieved wide international readership. Sebastian Barry, Roddy Doyle, Neil Jordan and Patrick McCabe have long been...
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Happy the poet whose life and work remain so well-remembered that his name becomes an adjective. George Gordon Byron, sixth baron of that title, is certainly a poet who stands in that rarefied company, though it's hard to believe that even the linguistic...
++++++++++++++++++++ || Fiction || Weeks on list || || 1. || The Defector by Daniel Silva (Putnam: $26.95) When a Russian defector disappears, Gabriel Allon is forced to track down a deadly arms dealer. || 2 || || 2. || Best Friends Forever by...
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