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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 […]

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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|

Graphic Novels

By |January 29th, 2015|News|Comments Off|

English Literature Course Books

We’re currently taking in books used in English Literature courses in college – novels, plays, and poetry. Books must be in good condition (relatively unmarked) and be titles that are on current reading lists. Call in to us on Lavitt’s Quay with them and get cash or store credit to buy your next lot […]

By |January 21st, 2015|News|Comments Off|