Irish Fiction

Milkman by Anna Burns
By February 7, 2019 Read More →

Milkman by Anna Burns

‘Milkman’ by Anna Burns, recent winner of the Man Booker prize has been a very popular book in recent months. We have lots of copies in the shop.

My Coney Island Baby by Billy O’ Callaghan
By February 7, 2019 Read More →

My Coney Island Baby by Billy O’ Callaghan

We have copies of Cork-based writer, Billy O’ Callaghan’s new book, ‘My Coney Island Baby’, in the shop at the moment.

Comhar
By December 4, 2018 Read More →

Comhar

Cóipeanna de Chomhar le fáil san siopa! Copies of Samhain edition of Comhar available in-store.  

Wattle & Daub – Brian Coughlan
By November 29, 2018 Read More →

Wattle & Daub – Brian Coughlan

  We currently stock the recently launched collection of short stories, Wattle & Daub, from Galway-based writer, Brian Coughlan.

Eggshells – Catriona Lally
By November 27, 2018 Read More →

Eggshells – Catriona Lally

Eggshells, by Catriona Lally, is the winner of the Rooney Prize 2018, a prize aimed at emerging Irish writers. The book is a delightful and poignant story of belonging that p[lays with the myth of the Changeling and takes us by the hand through Dublin. In store at 10 euros.

Solar Bones by Mike McCormack
By May 7, 2016 Read More →

Solar Bones by Mike McCormack

Coming highly recommended from Vinny, new in at Charlie Byrne’s is Mike McCormack’s fantastic new novel Solar Bones published by Tramp Press.

Under the Wild Sky by Mary Ryan
By May 7, 2016 Read More →

Under the Wild Sky by Mary Ryan

New in at Charlie Byrne’s, we have signed copies of Mary Ryan’s latest novel Under the Wild Sky, a saga of love and ware in revolutionary Ireland.

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Inferno by Catherine Doyle
By January 29, 2016 Read More →

Inferno by Catherine Doyle

Our children’s section has just received copies Inferno, the second novel in the Blood For Blood trilogy by Galway native Catherine Doyle, following the success of her debut novel Vendetta.

Orange Boy Blue by Julia Roddy
By December 17, 2015 Read More →

Orange Boy Blue by Julia Roddy

Following the successful launch of Julia Roddy’s Orange Boy Blue, writer and critic Eoghan Harris said ‘Orange Boy Blue should be on the English curriculum.’ Charlie Byrne’s has signed copies of this fantastic read available in store.

Dermot Healy Fighting with Shadows and Collected Short Stories
By November 6, 2015 Read More →

Dermot Healy Fighting with Shadows and Collected Short Stories

Charlie Byrne’s now has Dermot Healy’s Collected Short Stories as well as his first novel Fighting with Shadows in store. Dermot Healy, who sadly passed away in 2014, was born and grew up in Cavan. Following stints in London and Belfast, Healy settled in Ballyconnell Co. Sligo, where he founded and edited the journal Force 10. His debut collection [...]

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