Reviews and Recommendations

Irish Bitches be Crazy by Emma Comerford
By October 23, 2015 Read More →

Irish Bitches be Crazy by Emma Comerford

With one of the most creative titles we have seen in some time, Galway author Emma Comerford’s hilarious Irish Bitches be Crazy, will be sure to have readers in stitches!

Career Coach by Dearbhla Kelly
By September 1, 2015 Read More →

Career Coach by Dearbhla Kelly

If you have a child beginning the Leaving Cert course, or you’re simply the parent of a child about to attend secondary school, this informative and helpful read by Dearbhla Kenny is the perfect way to help you guide your child towards the right career!

The Third Daughter; A Retrospective by Eileen O’Mara Walsh
By August 19, 2015 Read More →

The Third Daughter; A Retrospective by Eileen O’Mara Walsh

Charlie Byrne’s are fortunate enough to have limited signed copies of Eileen O’Mara Walsh’s fantastic memoir The Third Daughter; A Retrospective in stock.In this moving and elegant self-portrait Eileen O’Mara Walsh takes us from an unconventional Limerick childhood to years spent in Dublin, London and Paris, returning to Ireland in the 1970s to pioneer a [...]

Doolin; People, Place & Culture by Eddie Stack
By June 18, 2015 Read More →

Doolin; People, Place & Culture by Eddie Stack

Eddie Stack’s long anticipated novel Doolin; People, Place & Culture has finally arrived at Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop!

Tender by Belinda McKeon
By June 5, 2015 Read More →

Tender by Belinda McKeon

From the author of the multi award-winning debut Solace, comes Tender, another dazzling exploration of the complexities of human relationships, a novel about friendship and youth, about selfhood and sexuality, about the lies we tell ourselves and the lies we are taught to tell.From the author of the multi award-winning debut Solace, comes Tender, another dazzling exploration of the complexities of human relationships, [...]

Silence; A Christian History by Diarmaid MacCulloch
By June 4, 2015 Read More →

Silence; A Christian History by Diarmaid MacCulloch

How should one speak to God? Are our prayers more likely to be heard if we offer them quietly at home or loudly in church? And how can we really know if God is listening? From the earliest days, Christians have struggled with these questions. Their varied answers have defined the boundaries of the faith [...]

A History of the World in 12 Maps by Jerry Brotton
By June 4, 2015 Read More →

A History of the World in 12 Maps by Jerry Brotton

In this masterful study, historian and cartography expert Jerry Brotton argues that far from being purely objective, document maps are inevitably subjective expressions of the people who created them, intimately tied to the views and agendas of particular times and places.

Rocking Horse Sh*t; The Ultimate Problem Solving Manual by Pádraic Ó Máille
By June 4, 2015 Read More →

Rocking Horse Sh*t; The Ultimate Problem Solving Manual by Pádraic Ó Máille

Whatever your problem or worry is right now this proven programme will help you confront it and solve it and benefit from it.

Westwood & Simpson The Lore of The Land; A Guide to England’s Legends
By May 5, 2015 Read More →

Westwood & Simpson The Lore of The Land; A Guide to England’s Legends

Charlie Byrne’s has just got in bargain priced copies of Jennifer Westwood & Jacqueline Simpson The Lore of The Land; A Guide to England’s Legends  from Spring-Heeled Jack to the Witches of Warboys.

Pond by Claire-Louise Bennett
By May 1, 2015 Read More →

Pond by Claire-Louise Bennett

Claire-Louise Bennett’s first collection of stories Pond comes in the wake of her 2013 win of the White Review Short Story Prize and is highly recommended by the staff of Charlie Byrne’s.