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Danger Really is Everywhere: School of Danger by David O’Doherty and Chris Judge
By September 28, 2016 Read More →

Danger Really is Everywhere: School of Danger by David O’Doherty and Chris Judge

New in store is David O’Doherty and Chris Judge’s fantastic new Danger book, Danger Really is Everywhere: School of Danger. Perfect for fans of the Danger is Everywhere series, this madcap, laugh-out-loud book follows the adventures of Docter Noel Zone, the world’s only Dangerologist, as he attempts to safety-proof the world.

Easter Recommended Reading for Kids
By March 23, 2016 Read More →

Easter Recommended Reading for Kids

Extended Easter holidays are the perfect chance to get kids reading! With this in mind, our children’s section manager Ruth has put together a whole shelf of recommended books to keep kids busy during the holidays. 

Create Your Own Alien Adventure by Andrew and Chris Judge
By January 29, 2016 Read More →

Create Your Own Alien Adventure by Andrew and Chris Judge

Do you have a budding author at home, who loves writing their own stories? Look no further than Create Your Own Alien Adventure by Andrew and Chris Judge!

Rabbit & Bear; Rabbit’s Bad Habits by Julian Gough
By January 19, 2016 Read More →

Rabbit & Bear; Rabbit’s Bad Habits by Julian Gough

Our children’s section has a fantastic new addition in the form of Julian Gough’s first novel for children Rabbit’s Bad Habits.

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.

Ruth’s Top Six New Releases for Kids!
By September 3, 2015 Read More →

Ruth’s Top Six New Releases for Kids!

As summer comes to an end and we’re forced back to normality, it can all seem a bit gloomy, but never fear! I have some of the best new releases for children that are sure to cheer up anyone who is feeling less than enthusiastic about a return to school! Here are my top picks [...]

World Book Week Celebrations and Storytime
By March 7, 2014 Read More →

World Book Week Celebrations and Storytime

We love World Book Book Day so much here in Charlie Byrne’s we’ve turned it into World Book Week. Each year we invite local schools into our children’s section for fun free storytelling – and this year we’re reading to over 300 children during the school week. We’re also delighted to invite everyone to our [...]

Shay Mouse: Limited edition signed copies
By July 21, 2013 Read More →

Shay Mouse: Limited edition signed copies

Shay mouse is back in advance of his Galway Arts Festival Show! We’ve got a very limited edition of The Adventures of Shay Mouse: the Mouse from Longford signed by Pat McCabe and his wife and illustrator Margot Quinn! They’re only $10 and sure to go quickly so pick one up soon…

Special Offer – Where’s Wally 2-for-1
By July 21, 2013 Read More →

Special Offer – Where’s Wally 2-for-1

We’re delighted to offer a buy 1 – get 1 free offer on all Where’s Wally books, while stock lasts. We’re big Where’s Wally fans here in Charlie Byrne’s and it’s not just us, Where’s Wally is our most requested children’s activity book, so snap up two for €8.60 before they disappear.

Summer Holidays Party at Storytime
By July 12, 2013 Read More →

Summer Holidays Party at Storytime

We’re celebrating summer holidays and all things fun at this week’s storytime, with a special summer holiday party! We’re all excited about summer holidays, fun, adventures, and lots of freedom, so we’re sharing stories about exactly that – and there will be treats! Pop in on Saturday the 6th of July for lots of family [...]