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Photos from launch of ‘The Man Who Was Never Knocked Down’
By December 14, 2018 Read More →

Photos from launch of ‘The Man Who Was Never Knocked Down’

‘The Man Who Was Never Knocked Down’, the story of Rocky Ros Muc (Sean Mannion) was launched in Charlie Byrne’s on Wednesday December 12th 2018. Sean Mannion was in attendance and bought a biography of another boxing legend, Mohammad Ali. The book is written by Ronan Mac Con Iomaire and published by Rowman & Littlefield. [...]

The Man Who was Never Knocked Down – Launch – December 12th
By December 5, 2018 Read More →

The Man Who was Never Knocked Down – Launch – December 12th

We are delighted to launch ‘The Man Who Was Never Knocked Down’ on Wednesday December 12th 2018 at 6.30pm here in Charlie Byrne’s. Author Ronán Mac Con Iomaire will attend. The book is about the life of the boxer Sean Mannion and he will also attend the launch. There will be a live Q & [...]

Everything to Play For by John McAuliffe
By December 17, 2015 Read More →

Everything to Play For by John McAuliffe

Featuring a forward by Sonia O’Sullivan, Everything to Play For; 99 Poems about Sport edited by John McAuliffe, is a fantastic collection for poetry and sports lovers alike.

Just in: Travel writing library
By July 16, 2014 Read More →

Just in: Travel writing library

We’ve just displayed a fantastic library of vintage, out of print, and unusual travel literature. This eclectic library features many classic titles in mint condition hardcovers, and several unusual and obscure titles. Drop in for a browse or send us an email to reserve a specific title! If travel literature is your thing, don’t forget [...]

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 [...]

Heroes – the best of Inpho Sports Photography
By January 15, 2014 Read More →

Heroes – the best of Inpho Sports Photography

Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop are delighted to be the exclusive stockist of Heroes- the best of inpho sports photography, the beautiful new book of award winning sports photography by Inpho. Inpho photography are one of Ireland’s leading photography agencies, best known for their award winning iconic sports photography and as the official photographers for a number of sporting [...]

Just in: Library of Chess Books
By July 16, 2013 Read More →

Just in: Library of Chess Books

Checkmate! Fantastic library of secondhand and unusual chess books just in! Are you starting out, or looking for some advanced openings? Drop by and check out our greatly expanded chess section brimming with mew books!