Non-Fiction

The Wolves of Currumpaw by William Grill
By June 10, 2016 Read More →

The Wolves of Currumpaw by William Grill

Following on from the huge success of his first book Shackleton’s Journey, Kate Greenaway Medal winner William Grill takes us back to the dying days of the old west in The Wolves of Currumpaw.

Nothing Tastes as Good by Claire Hennessy
By June 10, 2016 Read More →

Nothing Tastes as Good by Claire Hennessy

New in at Charlie Byrne’s and sky-rocketing into our 16 Books to Read Before You’re 16 list is Claire Hennessy’s fantastic latest novel Nothing Tastes as Good.

Caramel Hearts by E.R. Murray
By June 10, 2016 Read More →

Caramel Hearts by E.R. Murray

New in our children’s section is Caramel Hearts by Elizabeth Rose Murray. This is Murray’s first book for Young Adults following the success of her first novel The Book of Learning, which is a firm favourite at Charlie Byrne’s.

Irish Children’s Historical Fiction!
By March 23, 2016 Read More →

Irish Children’s Historical Fiction!

We have a fantastic selection of all things Irish in our children’s section, just in time to get you prepared for the 1916 centenary celebrations! It can often be hard to get kids interested in historical fiction but luckily children’s manager Ruth is here with her pick of the best in Irish children’s historical fiction on [...]

Zenji and the Muzzy Bug by Aislí Madden
By December 15, 2015 Read More →

Zenji and the Muzzy Bug by Aislí Madden

A new addition to our children’s section is Zenji and the Muzzy Bug, a mindful and magical sleep solution by Irish author Aislí Madden. This book seeks to promote mindfulness and relaxation for children who find it difficult to unwind at bedtime, making it an ideal bedtime story!

Captain Cillian by Carina Ginty
By December 3, 2015 Read More →

Captain Cillian by Carina Ginty

Charlie Byrne’s now has copies of local author Carina Ginty’s trilogy Captain Cillian in stock! Captain Cillian is a fun friendly sailor from  Ireland. He loves exploring the seas and oceans with his friends. These learning adventure books will take you on a journey of discovery! With Captain Cillian readers aged 3-9 years will explore Ireland, learn [...]

It’s Always There Workshop at Charlie Byrne’s in association with Baboró
By October 1, 2015 Read More →

It’s Always There Workshop at Charlie Byrne’s in association with Baboró

Charlie Byrne’s kid’s section will be hosting a very special workshop in association with Baboró this Tuesday the 13th of October at 3pm! We are lucky enough to have Louise Shanagher and Rose Finerty author and illustrator of It’s Always There returning to our store to do a reading of their book as well as a lovely [...]

Brand New Books for Dyslexic Children
By September 10, 2015 Read More →

Brand New Books for Dyslexic Children

Our Children’s section has just unveiled a whole new section dedicated to cracking reading for children with dyslexia! This new section is filled with books by publishers Barrington Stoke which are specifically designed to be more appealing and accessible to children who have dyslexia or difficulty with reading.

A Trip to the Hospital by Caoimhe May O’Rourke
By July 23, 2015 Read More →

A Trip to the Hospital by Caoimhe May O’Rourke

It was supposed to be the perfect day…  Celebrating her best friend’s birthday in the park, Molly is having the time of her life – but then disaster strikes. Poor Molly is rushed to hospital in an ambulance. She knows it’s the best thing for her but she’s never been before and she’s scared. Molly soon [...]

It’s Always There Special Story Time Event!
By July 15, 2015 Read More →

It’s Always There Special Story Time Event!

Charlie Byrne’s kid’s section is having another very special Saturday Story Time! We are lucky enough to have Louise Shanagher author of It’s Always There popping in to do a reading of her book as well as a lovely meditation and mindfullness workshop perfect for young children at 11am this Saturday the 18th of July!