Irish Children’s Books

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.

Ruaille Buaille
By December 28, 2015 Read More →

Ruaille Buaille

Tá cóipeanna de Ruaille Buaille gearrscéalta ghreannáin nua as an Ghaeilge  ar fáil againn anseo i Charlie Byrne’s anois. Tá scéalta ildathacha ann, iad greannmhar agus aisteach! Is cnuasach gearrscéalta ghreannáin é Ruaille Buaille mar an Dandy/Beano Annual ach mar formáid leabhar Asterix. Tá 36 leathanaigh le scéalta le Bob Byrne (2000ad agus Robots Don’t Cry), Alan [...]

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 [...]

Once Upon a Place compiled by Eoin Colfer
By October 23, 2015 Read More →

Once Upon a Place compiled by Eoin Colfer

A wonderful collection of poems and stories by Irish writers for children compiled by Laureate na nÓg, Eoin Colfer, as part of his nationwide storytelling project, Once Upon a Place is a  short story collection like no other. Capturing stories by some of Ireland’s very best writers accompanied by superb illustrations by P.J. Lynch, this [...]

The Looking Glass Magazine
By September 18, 2015 Read More →

The Looking Glass Magazine

Charlie Byrne’s has just received copies of The Looking Glass magazine.  The Looking Glass is a creative writing magazine exclusively for children’s literature and illustrations. The magazine features art work, short stories, novel extracts, and poetry from both established and up-and-coming authors and illustrators. 

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!

Story Time Fun with Up Up & A Play!
By July 2, 2015 Read More →

Story Time Fun with Up Up & A Play!

Last Saturday’s story time saw some delightful vintage inspired fun courtesy of Mary Rose Keane and her book Up Up & A Play.

Tom Crean’s Rabbit by Meredith Hooper
By June 25, 2015 Read More →

Tom Crean’s Rabbit by Meredith Hooper

Charlie Byrne’s has just received a unique and beautiful picture book all about Tom Crean.

Rainbow Rain by Laura Brett
By June 25, 2015 Read More →

Rainbow Rain by Laura Brett

Charlie Byrne’s has just received some copies of local author Laura Brett’s beautiful first picture book Rainbow Rain!