Second-Hand Fiction

We have a huge range of recently published fiction now in stock in our second-hand book shop at 21 Lavitt’s Quay. From just €4.99 you can get your hands on the latest books by authors such as David Nicholls and Donna Tartt. Call in and check out our selection today!

By |March 23rd, 2015|News|Comments Off|

April Book Group

The book we’ll be reading for March is ‘Antic Hay’ by Aldus Huxley.

“When inspiration leads Theodore Gumbril to design a type of pneumatic trouser to ease the discomfort of sedentary life, he decides the time has come to give up teaching and seek his fortune in the metropolis. He soon finds himself caught up […]

By |March 15th, 2015|News|Comments Off|

Book Club Review – February 2015

The Guts
Roddy Doyle

Hardback, 328 pages.
RRP €12.99
Our Price €4.99

Roddy Doyle’s The Guts revisits old friends of the Barrytown trilogy (The Commitments, The Snapper, and The Van). With a cast including Imelda Quirke, Liam “Outspan” Foster, and the extended Rabbitte family (which now stands at 24 members and counting), we return to Jimmy […]

By |March 2nd, 2015|News|Comments Off|

New Art Books

Some amazing new titles now in stock from Taschen.

Enter a world populated by private eyes, gangsters, psychopaths, and femmes fatales, where deception, lust, and betrayal run rampant. The first film-by-film photography book on film noir and neo-noir, this essential collection begins with the early genre influencers of German and French silent film, journeys through […]

By |February 19th, 2015|News|Comments Off|

March Book Group

The book we’ll be reading for March is ‘The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August‘ by Claire North.

“Harry August is on his deathbed. Again. No matter what he does or the decisions he makes, when death comes, Harry always returns to where he began, a child with all the knowledge of a life he […]

By |February 11th, 2015|News|Comments Off|

Cork Retail Company of the Year 2015!

We’re thrilled and very honoured to have been named Cork Retail Company of the Year 2015 at the Cork Chamber of Commerce Awards last night. The event took place in City Hall and was a great showcase of the wonderful businesses in Cork. We’ve been really moved and overwhelmed by the support and good […]

By |February 7th, 2015|News|Comments Off|