Galway

The Hurley Maker’s Son by Patrick Deeley
By April 15, 2016 Read More →

The Hurley Maker’s Son by Patrick Deeley

New in at Charlie Byrne’s  Galway author Patrick Deeley’s latest novel, The Hurley Maker’s Son.

Sea Gastronomy by Michael O’Meara
By December 28, 2015 Read More →

Sea Gastronomy by Michael O’Meara

Charlie Byrne’s now has signed copies of the ever popular Sea Gastronomy by Michael O’Meara a fantastic introductory guide to the fish and shellfish of the North Atlantic.

Tim Robinson: Connemara by Pat Collins DVD
By December 15, 2015 Read More →

Tim Robinson: Connemara by Pat Collins DVD

Charlie Byrne’s now has copies of the beautiful DVD Tim Robinson: Connemara by Pat Collins.

John Behan; The Bull of Sheriff Street by Adrian Frazier
By November 6, 2015 Read More →

John Behan; The Bull of Sheriff Street by Adrian Frazier

NUIG  Professor Adrian Frazier’s  fantastic book on one of Ireland’s most famous living sculptors, John Behan, is now available at Charlie Byrne’s. Some who know John Behan think of him as without question a Dubliner. For others, after forty years there, he is a fundamental part of Galway. His work, however, belongs to Ireland as [...]

Irelandopedia!
By November 5, 2015 Read More →

Irelandopedia!

It’s an encyclopedic tour around Ireland! It’s an Irelandopedia! A compendium of maps, facts and knowledge, this would make a fantastic gift for anyone missing home or someone trying to get to grips with the quirks of Irish culture.

Counter Culture; The Sheridans Guide to Cheese
By November 5, 2015 Read More →

Counter Culture; The Sheridans Guide to Cheese

Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop and Transworld Publishing will be hosting the luanch of Counter Culture; The Sheridans Guide to Cheese on Saturday November 7th 2015 at 5pm. This is the Sheridan brother’s first book inspired by their cheese selling market stall which has met with rave reviews from all the cheese-lovers at Charlie Byrne’s.

Caherlistrane by Mary J Murphy
By October 23, 2015 Read More →

Caherlistrane by Mary J Murphy

Charlie Byrne’s now has signed copies of Mary J. Murphy’s new book Caherlistrane. Featuring a forward from Eilish O’Carroll, with Seán Keane and Vivian Nesbitt, this book looks at various aspects of both personal and private histories of Caherlistrane in County Galway.

Green Hell by Ken Bruen
By July 30, 2015 Read More →

Green Hell by Ken Bruen

Galway’s renowned crime fiction writer Ken Bruen is back with a new Jack Taylor crime novel Green Hell.

Dick Dowling; Galway’s Hero of Confederate Texas by Timothy Collins and Ann Caraway Ivins
By July 30, 2015 Read More →

Dick Dowling; Galway’s Hero of Confederate Texas by Timothy Collins and Ann Caraway Ivins

Charlie Byrne’s were lucky enough to have Tim Collins author of Dick Dowling; Galway’s Hero of Confederate Texas drop in to sign a few copies of this comprehensive biography of the life of Dick Dowling. This book attempts to put the life of Dick Dowling into the context of the turbulent times he lived in, and shows [...]

The Claddagh; Stories from the Water’s Edge
By July 14, 2015 Read More →

The Claddagh; Stories from the Water’s Edge

Charlie Byrne’s has just received copies of The Claddagh; Stories from the Water’s Edge a beautiful collection of stories and images inspired by the Claddagh area of Galway compiled by Sandra Bunting, Evelyne Diskin, Paul Malone and Edith Pieperhoff.