Travel

Lots of new non-fiction just in!
By October 30, 2013 Read More →

Lots of new non-fiction just in!

We’ve just shelved a large delivery of new non-fiction at bargain prices, including lots of new history, journalism and reportage, travel and exploration, biography, literary interest and science. We’ve had an extensive selection of new history titles across all areas, with many new European history, transport history, military history and historical biography titles. Drop by [...]

New Granta Book of Travel
By August 1, 2013 Read More →

New Granta Book of Travel

Just in – copies of the New Granta Book of Travel, and they’re only €7! Granta has long been known for the quality of its travel writing. The 1980s were the culmination of a golden age, when writers including Paul Theroux and Bruce Chatwin, James Hamilton-Paterson and James Fenton set out to document life in [...]

Travel Books Just In
By July 21, 2013 Read More →

Travel Books Just In

Are you heading away? Check out the 2013 travel guides at bargain prices we’re just shelving. We’ve got great guides from Rough Guides, Insight Guides, and Dorling Kindersley Eyewitness Travel. Rough Guides offer in depth practical information, great insights into destinations, and advice from locals and well seasoned travelers. Eyewitness Travel Guides are beautifully produced [...]

Special Offer: Ordeal by Ice
By July 21, 2013 Read More →

Special Offer: Ordeal by Ice

Did you miss the recent discussion with Rorke Bryan on the history of Antarctic ships? We’ve got signed copies of the fantastic Antarctic history at a special price of €25 (originally €40) while stocks last. Surrounded by some of the most hazardous seas, Antarctica was first sighted less than three centuries ago. Since then, hundreds [...]

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 [...]

National Geographic Collection
By July 16, 2013 Read More →

National Geographic Collection

We’ve just shelved a complete collection of National Geographic magazines, in mint condition, in our Corn Store Mall – and best of all – they’re only €1 each. We love perusing a National Geographic over coffee, or just browsing their spectacular photography.

Books on Pegs!
By July 16, 2013 Read More →

Books on Pegs!

Check out our innovative book display! Our shelves (not to mention our tables, floors, ceilings, and cases) are always brimming with books, and display space is highly prized in our shop. We’re pretty inventive when it comes to showing off a few more beautiful or quirky covers, so we’ve recently covered the arches leading to [...]

Patrick Leigh Fermor
By July 11, 2013 1 Comments Read More →

Patrick Leigh Fermor

Patrick Leigh Fermor, who died on June 19 2011, aged 96, was an intrepid traveler, a heroic soldier and a writer with a unique prose style. Described once as a cross between Indiana Jones, James Bond and Graham Greene, Patrick Leigh Fermor was a modern renaissance man – comparable to Sidney or Byron in his [...]