Local Interest

On Raglan Road; Great Irish Love Songs and the Women who Inspired Them by Gerry Hanberry
By September 21, 2016 Read More →

On Raglan Road; Great Irish Love Songs and the Women who Inspired Them by Gerry Hanberry

New in store this week is On Raglan Road; Great Irish Love Songs and the Women who Inspired Them by local author Gerry Hanberry. 

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Beyond The Spotlight by Alan Murphy
By September 20, 2016 Read More →

Beyond The Spotlight by Alan Murphy

New in store is Beyond the Spotlight by Galway Bay FM radio host, Alan Murphy.

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Joyce County; Galway and James Joyce by Ray Burke
By August 11, 2016 Read More →

Joyce County; Galway and James Joyce by Ray Burke

New in store is Ray Burke’s latest exploration of James Joyce’s relationship with Galway. Joyce County; Galway and James Joyce is a fantastic new exploration into the world of Joyce and his Galway associations.

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Gone the Way of Truth; Historic Graves of Galway
By May 18, 2016 Read More →

Gone the Way of Truth; Historic Graves of Galway

Charlie Byrne’s will be hosting the launch of Gone the Way of Truth; Historic Graves of Galway by Rónán Gearóid Ó Domhnaill at 6pm sharp this Friday the 20th of May.

Launch of Ireland’s Guantanamo Granny by Margaretta D’Arcy
By February 3, 2016 Read More →

Launch of Ireland’s Guantanamo Granny by Margaretta D’Arcy

“She’s right y’know!” Charlie Byrne’s are delighted to host the launch of Margaretta D’Arcy’s personal account of her struggle to open a debate on the misuse of Shannon Airport. Ireland’s Guantanamo Granny will be launched at Charlie Byrne’s on Saturday the 6th of February at 3pm by Little John Nee.

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.

Beyond the Ghibli by Vicki Crowley
By December 3, 2015 Read More →

Beyond the Ghibli by Vicki Crowley

Charlie Byrne’s has received signed copies of local visual artist Vicki Crowley’s unique memoir Beyond the Ghibli. A poignant and candid description of her life’s experiences this is a memoir not to be missed. From the first sentence of the introduction, ” I never liked my mother’s house in Fgura,” the reader’s attention is held by a [...]

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.