Young Adult Fiction

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 [...]

Tuesday Evening Book Club: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
By July 2, 2014 Read More →

Tuesday Evening Book Club: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

Just back from a fabulous Tuesday Evening Book Club meeting! Subject: The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion.  Discussion: crackin’. Verdict: fun. Homemade sangria by Denise: plentiful. And strong. For next month’s meeting on Tuesday, August 5, 6-7pm, we’re reading The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman. Copies will be available in the shop as [...]

Graphic Novels Just In
By October 22, 2013 Read More →

Graphic Novels Just In

We’ve just put the finishing touches on a display on brand new graphic novels at bargain prices. We’ve had several new hardback Marvel titles, 30 Days of Night omnibuses, and some interesting literary graphic novels! Our favourite is graphic novelization of The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini, with fantastic illustrations by Fabio Celoni and Mirka [...]

Oisin McGann Reading in
By October 18, 2013 Read More →

Oisin McGann Reading in

We’re delighted to announce that children’s book author and illustrator Oisín McGann will read in our children’s section on Saturday the 19th of October at 12.30pm as part of the Baboró  International Arts Festival for Children. Oisin McGann is the author and illustrator of the Forbidden Files, the Mad Grandad series for early readers, The [...]