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As World Book Day comes around and concern mounts that children aren’t reading because of technology. Jonathan de Burca Butler talks to well-known faces about why reading made them who they are.

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Attends The ETAM show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2015/2016 at Piscine Molitor on March 3, 2015 in Paris, France.

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Boston Marathon bombing trial begins

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has gone on trial over the Boston Marathon bombing, with prosecutors saying he used a backpack to plant a bomb designed to “tear people apart and create a bloody spectacle”.

Features

Are you shaped by the books you read as a kid? These people think so.by Jonathan de Burca Butler

Fashion & Beauty

Makeup tips and tricks from backstage at three Autumn/Winter fashion showsBy Rachel Marie Walsh

Food & Drink

Top 8 patés testedBy Roz Crowley

Diet & Fitness

Push yourself and try out these moves after a gym sessionBy Amanda Khouv

Home & Interiors

Advice on energy cost-savings during extensions and upgradesBy Evan Finnegan

Travel

10 facts about Cork airport’s new destination, Ibiza, that have nothing to do with partying

Arts, Books, Films & TV

This Cork music school is still rocking after 25 yearsby Colette Sheridan

Outdoors

National Tree Week: Why we all need the comfort of a tree