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8th May, 2016
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By Fiann Ó’Nualláin (Mercier, €11.50)

In the dedication to this rather charming guide to using natural products, Fiann Ó’Nualláin offers this book up to his mother, who, he says, “taught me the power of a dock leaf over a nettle sting, vinegar over an insect sting, a lick of spit over a scratch, and a bar of chocolate over a bruised knee”. Easy-going and full of intriguing nuggets, this...

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