Powered by John Boyne's characteristic humour and razor-sharp observation, The Echo Chamber is a satiric helter skelter, a dizzying downward spiral of action and consequence, poised somewhere between farce, absurdity and oblivion. To err is maybe to be human but to really foul things up you only need a phone.
A frank, remarkable account of a career spent helping others, sometimes at a painful personal cost, and ultimately offers a positive outlook on the potential of Ireland's healthcare system in the future.
To mark the publication of his memoir 'Shared Notes', join Martin Hayes in conversation at the NCH on 12th October. Tickets on sale from NCH.IE. From picking up his first fiddle at the age of seven, to a career performing on stages all over the world. Shared Notes traces Martin Hayes' remarkable journey.
When they both earn places at Trinity College in Dublin, a connection that has grown between them lasts long into the following years. This is an exquisite love story about how a person can change another person's life - a simple yet profound realisation that unfolds beautifully over the course of the novel.