I live in London but am about to relocate to Ireland because of Brexit. Which books could help me to understand the soul of the Irish people?
Linda Joy, 50, communications specialist
JP O’Malley, cultural critic, journalist and writer, writes:
Begin in a random Dublin pub. Order a pint of Guinness, alone. Listen to the voices around you, but don’t stray far from your reading list. You’ll need a crash course in Irish history to start.