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Lucky Jim might be the funniest book I’ve ever read. We were both around 20 when I discovered it and have grown old together. It’s time to rekindle our bond.

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Imagine traveling to Ireland to celebrate that first Bloomsday and seeing Flann O'Brien, Patrick Kavanagh and Anthony Cronin casually bar hopping Joyce's Dublin in a horse-drawn coach...

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I read Catcher in the Rye while riding home in a school bus. We thought we were rebels.

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Freya Stark's 'Ionia - a Quest' was published in 1954, one of my favourite travel books.

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