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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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Silence in the Age of Noise
By December 11, 2017 Read More →

Silence in the Age of Noise

  Silence in the age of Noise – Erling Kagge A peaceful antidote to the noise and bustle of the current season. Erling Kagge shows us how to find perfect silence in our daily lives however busy we are.  

‘Thinking Machines’ by Luke Dormehl
By July 31, 2017 Read More →

‘Thinking Machines’ by Luke Dormehl

New in stock is Thinking Machines: The Inside Story of Artificial Intelligence and Our Race To Build the Future by Luke Dormehl. A fascinating look at Artificial Intelligence, from its humble Cold War beginnings to the dazzling future that is just around the corner. When most of us think about Artificial Intelligence, our minds go straight [...]

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‘Harmless like you’ by Rowan Hisayo Buchanan
By July 31, 2017 Read More →

‘Harmless like you’ by Rowan Hisayo Buchanan

New in stock is Harmless Like You by Rowan Hisayo Buchanan. ‘Brilliant… Cause for celebration’ – Lorrie Moore – ‘Lyrical and endearing’ – New York Times Book Review – ‘Refreshing, bold’ -Sunday Telegraph – Written in startlingly beautiful prose, Harmless Like You is set across New York, Connecticut, and Berlin, following Yuki Oyama, a Japanese [...]

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‘Vernon Subutex’ by Virginie Despentes
By July 19, 2017 Read More →

‘Vernon Subutex’ by Virginie Despentes

New in stock is Vernon Subutex by Virginie Despentes, which comes highly recommended by our staff members David and Alix. Already a great success in France where the third volume just came out, the first book of the trilogy has recently been translated into English. WHO IS VERNON SUBUTEX? An urban legend. A fall from [...]

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How To Be Human by Paula Cocozza
By May 29, 2017 Read More →

How To Be Human by Paula Cocozza

New in stock is the stunning How To Be Human by Paula Cocozza. You’ve seen a fox. Come face to face in an unexpected place, or at an unexpected moment. And he has looked at you, as you have looked at him. As if he has something to tell you, or you have something to tell him. But what [...]

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