Fiction: The Dust that Falls From Dreams. By Louis de Bernières. Harvill Secker, €19. Reviewed by Joanne Hayden
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Fiction: Purity. By Jonathan Franzen. Fourth Estate, €27. Reviewed by Kevin Power
Biography/history.: Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa: Unrepentant Fenian.By Shane Kenna. Merrion Press, €19.95. Reviewed by Eoin Ó Broin
Thomas Pakenham is on a lifelong quest to establish a living legacy – a majestic arboretum – on his family estate at Tullynally in Co Westmeath. In his new book, The Company of Trees, he recounts his efforts to preserve Ireland’s magnificent old tree
fiction: Up Against the Night. By Justin Cartwright. Bloomsbury, €17.25.
Memoir: A Full Life: Reflections At Ninety. By Jimmy Carter. Simon & Schuster, €26.60.