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Charlie Byrne’s awarded Best Irish Independent Bookshop 2019!
By March 26, 2019 Read More →

Charlie Byrne’s awarded Best Irish Independent Bookshop 2019!

After a month of waiting and fingers crossed, Charlie Byrne’s has been announced as the Irish Regional Winner for 2019 #Nibbies Independent Bookshop of the Year! Our Bookshop was shortlisted among 48 bookshops from 9 regions across Ireland and the UK and we can’t thank our costumers enough. Now we compete for the overall title with the other Regional [...]

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‘Charlie Byrnes’ Shortlisted 2019 Nibbies Bookshop of the Year
By February 24, 2019 Read More →

‘Charlie Byrnes’ Shortlisted 2019 Nibbies Bookshop of the Year

We are delighted to be shortlisted in the regionals for the Nibbies 2019 Independent Bookshop of the Year. The award is supported by all major industry associations including The Publishers Association, The Booksellers Association and the Independent Publishers Guild.  The other Irish nominees in our category are: Blessington Books, Woodbine Books and Maynooth Books. 48 [...]

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‘Our Killer City’ Launch Photos
By February 24, 2019 Read More →

‘Our Killer City’ Launch Photos

Elaine Feeney & Rita Ann Higgins Vinny Browne, Rita Ann Higgins & Charlie Byrne

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Annual Japanese – Irish Poetry Event – March 2019
By February 24, 2019 Read More →

Annual Japanese – Irish Poetry Event – March 2019

Our Annual Japanese – Irish Poetry Event, now in its 10th year will take place on Friday, March 1st at 6.30pm here in Charlie Byrne’s, in association with the Japanese Embassy and the Wa Cafe. Renowned Tanka poet, Hisa Kagawa and Irish poet, Mary Ó Máille, will read at the event and it will be [...]

Valentine’s Day
By February 12, 2019 Read More →

Valentine’s Day

Love or something like it….hope you enjoy our Valentine’s windows this year!  

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Míorúilt an Pharóiste by Louis de Paor
By February 7, 2019 Read More →

Míorúilt an Pharóiste by Louis de Paor

Tá cóipeanna de ‘Míorúilt an Pharóiste: Aistí ar fhilíocht Mháire Mhac an tSaoi’ le Louis de Paor san siopa anois.

Ken Bruen & his American Fan
By February 5, 2019 Read More →

Ken Bruen & his American Fan

Thanks for calling in last week Ken. Ken signed many copies of many of his books which are now being shipped to a big fan of his in the US!

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From Jigs to Jacobites – Launch Feb 9th NUI Galway
By February 5, 2019 Read More →

From Jigs to Jacobites – Launch Feb 9th NUI Galway

Women and Traditional/ Folk Music Research Symposium takes place at NUI Galway this Saturday February 9th from 8.30am. The book, From Jigs to Jacobites, by Orfhlaith Ní Bhriain and Michael McCabe, will be launched at 1pm that day by Professor Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh.   The book  explores 4000 years of Irish history through the lens of [...]

Over the Edge Poetry Showcase 2019
By February 5, 2019 Read More →

Over the Edge Poetry Showcase 2019

The Annual Over the Edge Poetry Showcase takes place this Friday February 8th at 6pm here in Charlie Byrne’s. Poets from the West of Ireland who have published a collection in 2018 will read three of their poems. The readers will be : Trevor Conway, Rachel Conventry, Maureen Curran, Kate Ennals Jessamine O’ Connor, Moya [...]

Adele – Lelia Slimani
By February 1, 2019 Read More →

Adele – Lelia Slimani

WE have copies of Lelia Slimani’s new book Adele in the shop at the moment. From the bestselling author of The Perfect Nanny–one of the 10 Best Books of the Year of The New York Times Book Review–her prizewinning novel about a sex-addicted woman in ParisShe wants only one thing: to be wanted.Adèle appears to have the [...]