New in our children’s section is The Bookshop Girl by Sylvia Bishop, illustrated by Ashley King. This story is about a little girl named Property Jones, so-called because she was left in the lost property cupboard of a bookshop when she was five years old. Property loves living in the bookshop, but she has a [...]
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.
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.
Our children’s section has a fantastic new addition in the form of Julian Gough’s first novel for children Rabbit’s Bad Habits.
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.
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 [...]
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 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…
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.