Books by Genre

Bungalow Bliss Bias – Jack Fitzsimons
By April 9, 2019 Read More →

Bungalow Bliss Bias – Jack Fitzsimons

New in stock is “Bungalow Bliss Bias”, by Jack Fitzsimons. The Book In the latter half of the 20th century, people in Ireland sought, and were encouraged to seek, a better standard of living. This involved, above all, improved housing conditions. But in rural areas there was very limited assistance for the large numbers who [...]

Posted in: Local Interest
Shantaram – Gregory David Roberts
By March 29, 2019 Read More →

Shantaram – Gregory David Roberts

New in on bargain books is Shantaram, by Gregory David Roberts. The Book “It took me a long time and most of the world to learn what I know about love and fate and the choices we make, but the heart of it came to me in an instant, while I was chained to a wall [...]

Posted in: Bargain Books, History
Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, 1945-1975 –  Max Hastings
By March 29, 2019 Read More →

Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, 1945-1975 – Max Hastings

Newly available on bargain book is Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, 1945-1975 by Max Hastings.   The Book Vietnam became the Western world’s most divisive modern conflict, precipitating a battlefield humiliation for France in 1954, then a vastly greater one for the United States in 1975. Max Hastings has spent the past three years interviewing scores of [...]

Posted in: Bargain Books, History
The Doctor Who Sat for a Year – Brendan Kelly
By March 26, 2019 Read More →

The Doctor Who Sat for a Year – Brendan Kelly

We have copies of “The Doctor Who Sat for a Year” in the shop!   The Book As a psychiatrist, Brendan Kelly is used to extoling the benefits of a daily meditation practice, but following his own advice is a different story. Finding the time to sit quietly every day isn’t easy when you’re already [...]

Posted in: Local Interest
The Way Home: Tales from a life without technology – Mark Boyle
By March 26, 2019 Read More →

The Way Home: Tales from a life without technology – Mark Boyle

New in stock is “The Way Home – Tales from a life without technology” The Book It was 11pm when I checked my email for the last time and turned off my phone for what I hoped would be forever. No running water, no car, no electricity or any of the things it powers: the [...]

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Irish Aran: History, Tradition, Fashion – Vawn Corrigan
By March 26, 2019 Read More →

Irish Aran: History, Tradition, Fashion – Vawn Corrigan

After the amazing launch here at Charlie Byrne’s, we now have copies of “Irish Aran – History, Tradition, Fashion” in the shop! The Book Irish Aran knitting is a living tradition with a worldwide reach. Arans communicate warmth, comfort and a sense of home, which people the world over continue to respond to, even though [...]

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Muireann agus an Fharraige Fhiáin le Malachy Doyle
By February 16, 2019 Read More →

Muireann agus an Fharraige Fhiáin le Malachy Doyle

Copies of this beautifully illustrated books in the shop.

The End Of Outrage
By February 14, 2019 Read More →

The End Of Outrage

 Breandan Mac Suibhne’s great book on the Irish Famine is back in stock.

Posted in: Irish History
The Little Book of Kent by Alexander Tulloch
By February 12, 2019 Read More →

The Little Book of Kent by Alexander Tulloch

Like all of us, I am sure you are planning a big trip to England, before it brexits forever! We hear Kent is well worth a trip so add to your itinerary.

Posted in: Travel
Toward a True Kinship of Faiths by the Dalai Lama
By February 12, 2019 Read More →

Toward a True Kinship of Faiths by the Dalai Lama

This is considered one of the Dalai Lama’s most important books and discusses how the religions of the world can come together.

Posted in: Religion