In this weeks show Roisin Ni Ghairbhi discusses her biography of William Pearse, brother of Patrick, and the ’16 lives’ series, biographies of the lives of those executed after Easter 1916. Bob Johnson talks about the ‘Gutter Bookshop’ latest award and the International Literary Festival. Sinnead Connolly, children and family event manager\planner for the Int. Lit. Festival tells us all about events for family’s thinking of attending the festival.