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Leonard Cohen's biographer, Sylvie Simmons, doing her 'I'm Your Man' chat show and book signing

Having arranged with Vinnie Brown, manager of Charlie Byrne's Bookshop, to host this event for... read more

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Truro, United Kingdom
Best Bookstore in Ireland!

If you love books in anyway, you have to visit here. I visited here on the recommendation that it... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Dundalk, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having arranged with Vinnie Brown, manager of Charlie Byrne's Bookshop, to host this event for Sylvie Simmons ... we were delighted with their arrangement of seating for 60 keen followers of the late great Leonard Cohen and his official biographer, Sylvie Simmons. They had plenty...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Cohenites
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you love books in anyway, you have to visit here. I visited here on the recommendation that it was one of the best second-hand bookstores in Ireland- and I wasn't disappointed! before you even go in you're greeted by a wall of used books....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

As always an excellent book shop. You can get lost in it for a couple of hours. You can find amazing books. The staff are always helpful.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Came here at the recommendation of a friend. This place is FILLED with great books! They've got books on sale on the outside of the store, and even bigger collections on the inside. Was hoping to buy a good book on Irish history and found...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Ben A
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Great collection of both new and used books the majority of the books were classics and older books, but they do have a bit of everything. I’ve spent a couple of hours in the bookstore just looking around. The staff was so friendly and helpful....More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I loved this bookstore. We went out of our way to experience it based on the reviews here and were not disappointed. It is a great store overall but the sections on Irish history are unparalleled. They had a gigantic variety of books on Ireland...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank AlexanderD
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I could have spent hours in here. I bought 4 books and I'm super happy with them. Go here! Highly recommended.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 193lauraz
Reviewed 13 July 2018

What a gem!I could spend hours inside. I almost had to buy another suitcase just for the books that I bought here.There is something for everybody, a large range of books with reasonable prices. If you love books, this is the place not to be...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Aljosa S
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Ask the locals where to find this bookshop. Well worth the effort. Books everywhere, on just about any subject. Plenty of obscure Irish works and hard to find items. Just a wonderful, wonderful place for anyone remotely interested in books of any description. Staff are...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 28 October 2017

There were some unique Irish authors featured, but mostly it was just a lot of old (really old) used books.

Date of experience: October 2017
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