Events

Launch of ‘Bohermore’
By June 26, 2017 Read More →

Launch of ‘Bohermore’

Join us this Friday the 30th of June at 6.30 pm for the launch of Bohermore by Jennifer Rose McMahon, a Time Travel Romance published by City Owl Press. ‘Like a punch in the face, eighteen-year-old Maeve O’Malley’s visions knock her off her path. The Pirate Queen stalking Maeve in her dreams killed her mother [...]

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Independant Bookshop Week
By June 20, 2017 Read More →

Independant Bookshop Week

This Friday the 23rd of June, Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop is having a little celebration to kick off Independent Bookshop Week ! Call in for the first glimpse of the new Charlie Byrne’s Poster which will be unveiled after 6 pm. Specially commissioned from illustrator Shona Shirley Macdonald, the poster captures the magic that is Charlie Byrne’s [...]

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20 Years of Harry Potter
By June 20, 2017 Read More →

20 Years of Harry Potter

This Saturday the 24th of June, celebrate 20 years of Harry Potter at Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop ! At 11 am, join us for a special Witches & Wizards Story Time. Then at 2 pm, get ready for an afternoon of Wizarding Fun including: – Readings from ‘Harry Potter & The Philosopher’s Stone’ – Sorting Hat Ceremony [...]

‘The Key Signature & Other Stories’ by Noel King
By June 7, 2017 Read More →

‘The Key Signature & Other Stories’ by Noel King

Join us on Thursday the 8th of June at 6.30 pm for the launch of The Key Signature and Other Stories by Noel King. The nineteen stories in this book concern the trials of modern man in an Ireland of the late twentieth and early twenty-first century. Each first-person narrator is grappling with something: host [...]

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Ennistymon Book Town Festival 2017
By May 25, 2017 Read More →

Ennistymon Book Town Festival 2017

Come join Vinny in beautiful Ennistymon for this year’s Ennistymon Book Town Festival and stop by our pop-up bookshop ! The festival takes place in the West Clare town on the 27th and 28th of May, when once again we will see Ennistymon transformed into a bok-lovers paradise with booksellers from the length and breadth [...]

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Launch of Swiss Going on Irish
By May 2, 2017 Read More →

Launch of Swiss Going on Irish

Join us this Thursday the 4th of May for the launch of Swiss Going on Irish; Living and Writing in Two Worlds and Two Languages by Esther Murbach.  This book is a testimony of the author’s transition. Ever since her first encounter with Ireland, Esther Murbach has been on a big split bridging the gap [...]

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Launch of Trusting Distance
By April 24, 2017 Read More →

Launch of Trusting Distance

Thursday the 27th of April is Poetry Day Ireland ! On this occasion, join us at 5pm for the launch of Trusting Distance, a new poetry collection by Noël Hanlon, published by Salmon Poetry.  Noël Hanlon’s first collection Blue Abundance was published in 2010 and was critically acclaimed. Her poems have been published in the US [...]

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Launch of Jonas of Bobbio
By April 15, 2017 Read More →

Launch of Jonas of Bobbio

Join us this Thursday April the 20th at 6.30 pm for the launch of Jonas of Bobbio’s Life of Columbanus, Life of John of Réomé, and Life of Vedast, translated with commentary by Alexander O’Hara and Ian Wood. Jonas of Bobbio was an Italian monk, author, and abbot, active in Lombard Italy and Merovingian Gaul [...]

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Launch of About Being Normal by Desmond Fennell
By March 21, 2017 Read More →

Launch of About Being Normal by Desmond Fennell

  Join us this Friday the 24th of March at 6 pm for the launch of About Being Normal: My life in Abnormal Circumstances by Desmond Fennell, published by The Somerville Press. As author of many books on Irish and European matters and as a journalist, Desmond Fennell has been a major force in Irish [...]

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Launch of Coming Home by Michael McCaughan
By March 13, 2017 Read More →

Launch of Coming Home by Michael McCaughan

Join us this Thursday the 16th of March at 6.30 pm for the launch of Coming Home, One Man’s Return to the Irish Language by Michael McCaughan ! ‘Some part of me believed I would become a more complete person if I spoke Irish, more in tune with my roots, my identity, my very being.’ [...]

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