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St. Patrick's Day: 10 must-read books about Ireland

10 books about the Emerald Isle for the holiday.

2. 'The Heather Blazing,' by Colm Tóibín

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This story of a Dublin high court judge and his family offers gorgeous, understated prose and a feel for the glories of the south Irish coast.

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