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Friday 1 December 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# 5 great reads

Last year
Cork make it up as they go and a football genius; our favourite sportswriting this week
Applause for Jake Daniels and more superb writing…
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Settle back in a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.
All time
5 Christmas longreads for the day that's in it
Need a break? Have a read of one of these.