Gardening

From the Ground up; How Ireland is Growing its Own by Fionnuala Fallon
By May 8, 2015 Read More →

From the Ground up; How Ireland is Growing its Own by Fionnuala Fallon

This book tells the stories of some very talented and very different ‘ticklers of the earth,’ all of whom live and garden in Ireland today. From schoolchildren to pensioners, amateurs to experts, what they share is a delight in growing their own fruit and vegetables.

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Aibítir: The Irish Alphabet in Botanical Art
By July 9, 2014 Read More →

Aibítir: The Irish Alphabet in Botanical Art

We’ve fallen in love with Aibítir, a recently published and beautifully produced catalogue of Irish Botanical Art. This special book really reflects the beauty of Irish plant life, and is a work of art in itself. About Aibítir: The Irish Alphabet in Botanical Art Aibítir: The Irish Alphabet in Botanical Art, has blossomed from conversations [...]

Food for Free by Richard Mabey
By March 26, 2014 Read More →

Food for Free by Richard Mabey

We’re delighted to have half-price copies of our favourite foraging book – Food for Free by Richard Mabey. A complete guide to help you safely identify edible species that grow around us, together with detailed artworks, field identification notes and recipes. First published in 1972, this updated edition of Richard Mabey’s cult bestseller has been [...]

Mindful Cookery
By March 26, 2014 Read More →

Mindful Cookery

Are you a conscientious cook? Check out our new selection of cookery books focusing on mindful, ethical, environmental and healthy eating! We’ve got veggies covered with the delightful dinners from the Accidental Vegetarian and love the beautiful photography and  tasty treats in Sweet Vegan. Mindful Eating and Organic Living bring conscientious cooking from ideology to [...]

Cookery and Craft Books Just In
By October 30, 2013 Read More →

Cookery and Craft Books Just In

Check out our fantastic delivery of new cookery and craft books at bargain prices! We’ve just put the finishing touches on a table display of beautiful hardcover and paperback cookery and craft books, including cookery titles by Nigella Lawson, Kevin Dundon, Rachel Allen, and Darina Allen, as well as beautifully produced hardbacks on cake decorating, [...]

Cookery and Gardening Books Just In
By July 21, 2013 Read More →

Cookery and Gardening Books Just In

We’ve just displayed a great selection of brand new cookery and gardening books at greatly reduced prices. These beautiful hardcover books are all published in 2013, feature full colour photography, and are less than half the publisher’s price. Drop by for a browse, or call 091-561766 to reserve a title before they’re gone!

DK Books just in
By July 16, 2013 Read More →

DK Books just in

We’ve just had a great selection of brand new Dorling Kindersley books in at reduced prices. DK are well known for their high quality design and production, and these 2013 books make beautiful gifts if you can bear to give them away. We’ve had lots of cookery, craft, nature, travel, languages, childcare, geography and general [...]

Vintage Gardening Books
By July 16, 2013 Read More →

Vintage Gardening Books

Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop is full of treasures, and a good browse always turns up something special. We were tidying the gardening shelves this morning, and had to snap some of the beautiful vintage gardening books! Pop into our gardening section (or any other) to find a great mixture of unusual secondhand books with lots of [...]

Charlie Byrne’s at the Galway Gardening Festival
By July 12, 2013 Read More →

Charlie Byrne’s at the Galway Gardening Festival

Come visit our pop-up bookshop at the Galway Garden Festival, in Claregalway Castle this weekend! The Galway Garden Festival is a brilliant weekend, for gardeners and families alike, with speakers and visitors from France, Scotland, England & Ireland, artisan food, music, designers, historians, writers, battle reconstructions, and of course our garden bookshop! Charlie Byrne’s pop-up bookshop [...]