New Books

Adele – Lelia Slimani
By February 1, 2019 Read More →

Adele – Lelia Slimani

WE have copies of Lelia Slimani’s new book Adele in the shop at the moment. From the bestselling author of The Perfect Nanny–one of the 10 Best Books of the Year of The New York Times Book Review–her prizewinning novel about a sex-addicted woman in ParisShe wants only one thing: to be wanted.Adèle appears to have the [...]

On Raglan Road – Gerard Hanberry
By December 20, 2018 Read More →

On Raglan Road – Gerard Hanberry

Gerry Hanberry called in today to sign copies of his book, ‘On Raglan Road’. The book looks at the famous Irish song and the woman who inspired it.

No Tears Left – Biafra to Bosnia – Dom Colbert
By December 20, 2018 Read More →

No Tears Left – Biafra to Bosnia – Dom Colbert

Thanks to Dom Colbert for calling in this week to sign copies of his new book, ‘No Tears Left – Biafra to Bosnia – Further Memories of an Irish Doctor Abroad’, published by Orpen Press.

Essays by an Irish Rebel – Revolution, Politics and Culture – Liam Ó Briain
By December 17, 2018 Read More →

Essays by an Irish Rebel – Revolution, Politics and Culture – Liam Ó Briain

Essays by an Irish Rebel: Revolution, Politics and Culture (Liam Ó Briain) (1888 – 1974) have been translated from Irish by Eoin Ó Dochartaigh and we have copies in the shop published by Ardcrú Books. O Briain was a well-known figure in Irish public life. He fought in the Easter Rising of 1916 as an [...]

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. [...]

Staff Picks 2018
By November 29, 2018 Read More →

Staff Picks 2018

We have picked our Staff Books of the Year..No pressure! Call in to have a look at what was selected.  

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An Post Irish Book Award Winners 2018
By November 28, 2018 Read More →

An Post Irish Book Award Winners 2018

Congratulations to all winners at the An Post Irish Book Awards 2018. Call into us on Middle Street to browse through the winners! Full list of winners Novel of the Year Normal People by Sally Rooney (Faber & Faber) Non-Fiction Book of the Year People Like Me by Lynn Ruane (Gill Books) Popular Fiction Book [...]

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.

Blowfish’s Oceanopedia
By December 13, 2017 Read More →

Blowfish’s Oceanopedia

Blowfish’s Oceanopedia 291 Extraordinary Things You Know About the Sea Join marine biologist and fish fanatic Tom ‘the Blowfish’ Hird as he lifts the lid on a treasure chest of fascinating facts, to reveal just what we do know about what lurks beneath the waves. Featuring a full-colour plate section and vintage line drawings throughout, [...]

Why We Sleep
By December 11, 2017 Read More →

Why We Sleep

Why we sleep – Matthew Walker In this book, the first of it’s kind written by a scientific expert, Profesor Matthew Walker explores twenty years of cutting-edge research to solve the mystery of why sleep matters. Looking at creatures from across the animal kingdom as well as major human studies, Why We Sleep delves in [...]

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