Irish Language

By April 8, 2014 Read More →

Físeán: Siopa Leabhar Charlie Byrne’s

Táimid fíor-shásta leis an bhfíseán álainn ó Ghaillimh le Gaeilge ag léiriú an obair dhátheangach go léir i Charlie Byrne’s. Táimid ag tnúth go mór le searmanas Ghradam Sheosaimh Uí Ógartaigh ar an Déardaoin! We’re so pleased to have made the shortlist for the Gradam Sheosaimh Uí Ógartaigh 2014, and delighted with the fantastic video Gaillimh le [...]

Scothscéalta le Padraic Ó Conaire
By February 26, 2014 Read More →

Scothscéalta le Padraic Ó Conaire

A collection of ten short stories by Pádraic Ó Conaire, edited by Tomás De Bhaldraithe. Features an afterword by Seosamh Mac Grianna and a bibliography of Pádraic Ó Conaire. Stories included are: Teatarc Na Gaililí, Beirt Bhan Misniúil, Ná Lig Sinn i gCathú, An Bhean ar Leag Dia Lámh Uirthi,Anam An Easpaig, Nóra Mharcais Bhig,Neill, An Bhean A Ciapadh, Páidín Mháireand M’Fhile Caol [...]

Drámaí an Phiarsaigh – Collected Plays of Patrick Pearse
By February 26, 2014 Read More →

Drámaí an Phiarsaigh – Collected Plays of Patrick Pearse

Seo an chéad eagrán iomlán de dhrámai an Phiarsaigh (i nGaeilge agus i mBéarla) chomh maith lena chuid scríbhneoireachta ar amharclann na hÉireann go luath san fhichiú aois. Tá costas €22.95 ar Drámaí an Phiarsaigh. This first complete edition of Patrick Pearse’s plays (in English and Irish) also includes his most significant writings about the [...]

Library of second-hand books
By February 12, 2014 Read More →

Library of second-hand books

We’ve just displayed a really interesting library of second-hand books, featuring an eclectic mixture of Irish language, Latin, classics, history, theology, biography, and literary criticism. The collection also features several unusual and first editions. They’re sure to sell quickly – so drop in for a browse – or drop us a line to reserve a [...]

Mise agus an Dragún by Trish Forde
By February 5, 2014 Read More →

Mise agus an Dragún by Trish Forde

We’re big fans of Mise agus an Dragún by Trish Forde here in Charlie Byrne’s, and were delighted to see it receive several well deserved awards (Gearrliosta Leabhar na Bliana 2013: Childrens Books Ireland and Gearrliosta Leabhar na Bliana 2013: Gradam Reics Carlós), as well as a great review in Inis Magazine. Mise agus an [...]

Gonta: Gearrscealta le Alex Hijmans
By February 5, 2014 Read More →

Gonta: Gearrscealta le Alex Hijmans

Tionscadal ilteangach scríbhneoireachta iad gearrscéalta Gonta a saothraíodh i nGaeilge, in Ollainnis agus i mBéarla. Chruthaigh an t-údar ar dtús iad i mbunteanga amháin díobh sin agus rinne sé na haistriúcháin go dtí an dá theanga eile ina dhiaidh sin. Foilsíodh cúpla bunscéal Gaeilge san iris Comhar agus bhain ‘What’s a man without a brother?’ [...]

Rocky Ros Muc by Sean Ó Mainnín
By January 15, 2014 Read More →

Rocky Ros Muc by Sean Ó Mainnín

Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop are delighted to have copies of Rocky Ros Muc: Seán Ó Mainnín, the new biography of legendary Galway boxer Rocky Ros Muc, written by RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta deputy head, Rónán Mac Con Iomaire. The Irish language book has been hugely popular in Galway, and sold out at the launch. About the Book: An [...]