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Recommended Reads

Every month our Booksellers pick their favourite recent titles and review them.

Many of their choices have gone on to become bestsellers as well as great selections for Book Clubs.


  • Miss Carter's War

    Miss Carter's War
    Sheila Hancock

    Hardback · 09 Oct 2014 · €18.50
    Our Price: €14.99

    The story of a remarkable woman--the story of our times. A stunning debut novel from iconic actor and bestselling author Sheila Hancock.

  • Tiger Milk

    Tiger Milk
    Stefanie de Velasco

    Paperback · 11 Sep 2014 · €18.50
    Our Price: €14.99

    An explosive literary debut, tender and funny, shocking and tragic, about the friendship between two fourteen-year-old girls on the loose during a long, hot summer in Berlin.

  • Nora Webster

    Nora Webster
    Colm Toibin

    Hardback · 02 Oct 2014 · €26.99
    Our Price: €19.99

    It is the late 1960s in Ireland. Nora Webster is living in a small town, looking after her four children, trying to rebuild her life after the death of her husband. She is fiercely intelligent, at times difficult and impatient, at times kind, but she is trapped by her circumstances, and waiting for any chance which will lift her beyond them.

  • The Thing About December 3 for 2 item

    The Thing About December
    Donal Ryan

    Paperback · 18 Sep 2014 · €11.35

    While the Celtic Tiger rages, and greed becomes the norm, Johnsey Cunliffe desperately tries to hold on to the familiar, even as he loses those who all his life have protected him from a harsh world. Set over the course of one year of Johnsey's life, this book is about his grief, bewilderment, humour and agonizing self-doubt.


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