‘Shelliky-Booky Land is a charming book of short stories about life in Clonmel 35 years ago. Readers experience the town and locations like St. Patrick’s Well and the Comeraghs through the eyes of

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Don't Tell Anyone is a collection of stories celebrating life in Ireland in the 1940s and 50s. paperback 176 pages first edition

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Falling Gradient – Limerick’s Railway Connections, The People and The Times, is the first ever locally produced book on the subject and is very different from other railway books. It cover

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Ashling Morris

What an amazing little shop!! At the start of summer I simply left a school book list in and when I phoned yesterday to see were they able to source many of her books in good condition, to be told they have them all gathered bar one.

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Now is the time to think about saving for your school books this summer. We give you the chance to save a small amount each week which goes towards bu

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Christmas is over for another year

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We hope that you all had a lovely time this Christmas and Santa brought all the books you wanted ! Ho Ho Ho !

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New books

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We are absolutely thrilled with the number of locally written and produced books we have for sale in the run up to Christmas. It just goes to show the

New Easter Rising Books for children

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Look at what we have for children. These are new books about the Easter Rising and the characters  involved but written especially for our young peop

Jimmy Doyle the boy wonder of hurling

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A new book about Jimmy Doyle available now. In a remarkable hurling career, Jimmy won every honour and accolade. Four years a county minor, with thre