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Books for Breakfast

Peter Sirr and Enda Wyley

A fortnightly look at fiction and poetry hosted by poets and writers Peter Sirr and Enda Wyley. Also features the Toaster Challenge where guest writers are given the time it takes to make toast to talk about a book that has resonated with them.
49: Critic at Large: Kevin Power's The Written WorldJune 09, 2022 Episode artwork 48: Two Salmon Poets; Trump RantMay 12, 2022 Episode artwork 47: Leland Bardwell at 100April 28, 2022 Episode artwork 46: Colm Tóibín talks about Vinegar HillApril 07, 2022 Episode artwork 45: Wendy Erskine; Ukrainian poetryMarch 24, 2022 Episode artwork 44: Paul Lynch's The Black Snow; John McAuliffe on his Selected Poems and Wong MayMarch 10, 2022 Episode artwork 43: Gabriel Byne: on Walking with GhostsFebruary 24, 2022 Episode artwork 42 : Poetry, Memory and the Party: Thomas McCarthy Tells AllFebruary 10, 2022 Episode artwork 41: Thomas Kinsella 1928-2021; breakfast highlights of 2021December 24, 2021 Episode artwork 40: Claire Keegan on Small Things Like TheseDecember 09, 2021 Episode artwork 39: New poetry from Eleanor Hooker, Amanda BellNovember 25, 2021 Episode artwork 38: Imram 2021; Alannah Hopkin on A Very Strange Man: A Memoir of Aidan HigginsNovember 11, 2021 Episode artwork 37: Short story special with John MacKenna and Madeleine D'ArcyOctober 28, 2021 Episode artwork 36: Look! It’s a Woman Writer! Éilis Ní Dhuibhne and Catherine DunneOctober 14, 2021 Episode artwork 35: 30 Years of the Irish Writers Centre; Kent HarufSeptember 29, 2021 Episode artwork 34: New books; Lucia Berlin; Iain Crichton SmithSeptember 16, 2021 Episode artwork 33: Intimate City: Dublin essays, Aoife Lyall on Mother Nature; A Line Made by WalkingJuly 08, 2021 Episode artwork 32: Sinéad O'Connor's Rememberings, Victoria Kennefick, Sharon OldsJune 24, 2021 Episode artwork 31: Louise Kennedy, Penelope Shuttle, Denise LevertovJune 10, 2021 Episode artwork 30: Evelyn Conlon, The Examined Life, Grace PaleyMay 27, 2021 Episode artwork 29: Moya Cannon's Collected, The Best Address in Town, Nan ShepherdMay 13, 2021 Episode artwork 28: Philip Ó Ceallaigh's Trouble; in Prague with Justin Quinn; Edith Templeton April 29, 2021 Episode artwork 27: A Gap in the Clouds: James Hadley and Nell Regan; haiku and senryu from Grant Caldwell; Hamsun's HungerApril 15, 2021 Episode artwork 26: Mountains to Sea podcast audio edition with Laura McKenna and Conor O'CallaghanApril 01, 2021 Episode artwork 25: Apocalypse now; Una Mannion on A Crooked Tree; stories from the end of the worldMarch 18, 2021 Episode artwork