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Fine study of Middle East’s new bogeymen

Fine study of Middle East’s new bogeymen

War/Current affairs; Islamic State: The Digital Caliphate, By Abdel Bari Atwan, Saqi Books, €23

A multi-layered tale of death and deceit

A multi-layered tale of death and deceit

A set of tales to stir the blood

A set of tales to stir the blood

Literary fiction; The Redemption of Galen Pike ; By Carys Davies; Salt Publishing, €13.50

Houllebecq's searing critique of his native land

Houllebecq's searing critique of his native land

FICTION; Submission; By Michel Houellebecq; Translated by Lorin Stein; William Heinemann, €17.50

Anthology emphasises women’s place at  heart of Irish literarature

Anthology emphasises women’s place at heart of Irish literarature

Fiction: The Long Gaze Back: An Anthology of Irish Women Writers, Edited by Sinéad Gleeson, New Island, €19.95

New look at the way we think about autism

New look at the way we think about autism

Atwood goes apocalyptic with mixed results

Atwood goes apocalyptic with mixed results

Literary fiction; The Heart Goes Last, By Margaret Atwood, Bloomsbury, €25.50

Thriller’s twists overcome slow pace

Thriller’s twists overcome slow pace

Fiction; The Pocket Wife; By Susan Crawford; Faber & Faber, €10.60

More Nordic noir, but with a climate-change twist

More Nordic noir, but with a climate-change twist

Non-fiction

One last search for true meaning as  the sands run out

One last search for true meaning as the sands run out

Fiction

Running in the right direction

Running in the right direction

Sport

Not as we know it: Hanya Yanagihara’s new novel

Not as we know it: Hanya Yanagihara’s new novel

A Little Life is such a harrowing read that even her own editor thought twice about publishing

The right-wing kingpin and a Napoleonic firebrand

The right-wing kingpin and a Napoleonic firebrand

Non-Fiction

Searing study of O’Reilly’s life and times

Searing study of O’Reilly’s life and times

The Maximalist: The Rise and Fall of media mogul

Poignant tale of an American poet and Irish maid

Poignant tale of an American poet and Irish maid