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Queen of Coin and Whispers

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Dubray Staff Recommend: "An epic LGBTQ love story based in a politically-driven, fantasy landscape; this is a remarkable story you won’t forget. " 'She loved me as I loved her, fierce as a bloodied blade'. A richly immersive debut YA novel that crackle with passion and intensity.
€9.99 €13.00

Irish Fairy Tales, Myths & Legends

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Enjoy the rich mythical history of Ireland from the arrival of the Tuatha De Danann on the island and their great battles with the Fomorians right up to the modern day fairytales of Irish storytelling. Featuring heroes such as Cuchulainn and Fionn Mac Cumhaill as well as many traditional fairy tales such as The Children of Lir.
€8.40

Ca Bhfuil Puifin Beag?

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An Irish translation of Where Are You, Puffling? A puffling has gone in search of adventure - now her parents can't find her anywhere! Can the animals of Skellig help them find their little puffling?
€10.00

Falling in Love Montage

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€11.15

My First Book Of Ireland

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Flag, Shamrock, Fiddle, Stew: it's all here. Introduce iconic Irish symbols with this fun and engaging baby board book, filled with pictures of traditional Irish instruments, food, and icons from all over the country. Babies will learn to recognise popular Irish objects with this compact book.
€10.00

Have You Seeen the Dublin Vampire?

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A funny, warm picture book set throughout Dublin, home to Dracula's creator, Bram Stoker.
€13.00

Tom Crean Little Library Book 4

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A picture book that introduces children to Antarctic explorer Tom Crean, a key member of Captain Robert Scott and Ernest Shackleton's most famous expeditions - the fourth book in the Little Library series.
€11.00

Deadly Irish History - The Vikings

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The first book in a new series 'Deadly Irish History', Vikings is an entertaining introduction to the Vikings of Ireland!
€9.00

AN GARBHAN OG (THE GRUFFALO CHILD)

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€9.95

THE STORY OF CROKE PARK

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Gaelic sports icon Micheal O Muircheartaigh shares his lifelong passion for the GAA with young readers, as he guides them through its history, and its most iconic stadium, Croke Park.
€17.00

Girls Play Too: Inspiring Stories of Irish Sportswomen

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With a fairy-tale touch, RTÉ's Jacqui Hurley tells the real-life stories of women who have proved that gender is not a barrier to success. Each story in Girls Play Too is one of overcoming adversity, and the role models celebrated here are sure to inspire the next generation of Irish sportswomen.
€14.95

Why the Moon Travels

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€12.95

What We'll Build: Plans for Our Together Future

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A spectacular new title from world-renowned artist Oliver Jeffers, creator of the million-copy selling, global phenomenon Here We Are!
€20.95

THE ONE WITH THE WAGGLY TAIL

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A new, beautifully illustrated collection of favourite nursery rhymes from the team that brought you Sally Go Round the Stars (short-listed, Irish Book Awards) and A Sailor Went to Sea, Sea, Sea (winner, Irish Book Awards).
€17.00

Michael Collins: Hero and Rebel

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Hero and leader. Loyal friend and formidable enemy. A man with a mission and a legend in his lifetime. This is the story of Michael Collins.
€9.00

My First Book of Irish Wildlife

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Discover creatures big and small with this fun and engaging baby board book. My First Book of Irish Animals is filled with different kinds of wildlife from the hedgerows and woodlands to skies and seas. Babies will learn to recognise native Irish animals with this compact book.
€10.00

Bear Shaped

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DUBRAY STAFF FAVOURITE. Jack and Bear were best friends. They did everything together. They went everywhere together. But one day, Bear just disappeared. . . A beautiful story of love, loss, and moving forward. Inspired by the true story of Jack and his beloved Bear.
€9.80

Gaelic Spirit

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With no rugby over the summer, sports-mad Eoin Madden and his friends head to Ormondstown GAA club to get involved in hurling and football. Some local bullies spoil things a bit -- but when the ghosts of Brian Hanrahan and Michael Hogan appear, it's clear there is something more sinister brewing.
€9.00

This Book is Not a Bedtime Story

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Renowned author Eoin McLaughlin and award-nominated illustrator Rob Starling join forces to create a hilarious, not-so-spooky tale! Despite the title of this book this really is a bedtime story. A brilliant tale that reassures children, makes them laugh and gets them ready for a peaceful night's sleep.
€9.80

The Anthology of Irish Folk Tales

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The best tales from around the country, chosen from our popular series of Folk Tales
€17.00

Animal Crackers: Fantastic Facts About Your Favourite Animals

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A Dubray Favourite... Bursting with information about animals of all types! Crammed full of pictures, cartoons and more this is the perfect book for children who want to know more about our furry, feathered (and scaly!) friends.
€12.00

Barney Goose

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Join Barney Goose as he travels the Wild Atlantic Way from West Cork all the way to Donegal. See the sights and meet new friends in each new location.
€13.00

On Midnight Beach

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In this beautiful, epic coming-of-age novel, an old tale is rewoven as a stunning YA story by well-known Irish author/illustrator Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick. I kept clear of Dog Cullen.
€11.15

Wee Donkey's Treasure Hunt

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Wee Donkey travels Ireland trying to find the perfect souvenir for her Grandad.
€13.00

Boldness of Betty

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It's summer 1913 and Betty Rafferty has had to leave school aged 14. She is lucky to gets a job in a sweet shop, but is bored and looks with envy at her customers who attend the nearby posh girls school. But life in Dublin becomes anything but boring when industrial unrest brings the city to a halt.
€10.00

GO TO SLEEP HOGLET

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A baby hedgehog decides that he doesn't want to hibernate, and goes searching for Christmas magic in the world of humans. A perfect bedtime story for animal lovers.
€13.00

Once Upon a Reader: Raising Your Children With a Love of Books

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Whether you’re trying to gift the perfect book, balance reading and screen time or develop your relationship with the kids in your life, Once Upon a Reader is a roadmap for anyone who wants to help the next generation – from pre-natal babies to young adults – become avid readers.
€20.00

BOOT: The Creaky Creatures

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This is a thrill-ride of an adventure, with illustrations by Ben Mantle bringing Boot's world to life. Fans of Toy Story and Charlie Changes into a Chicken will love this hilarious, warm-hearted story about a small robot on a big adventure: full of fun, friendship, and a large number of malfunctioning robot pets.
€13.50

Pretty Sane

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Mind opening memoir of Nicola Wall's life journey in being diagnosed and living with Schizophrenia, Nicola participated in RTE documentary Schizophrenia: The Voices in My Head. She is an Ambassador for See Change, a Mental Health Advocate & Speaker, Writer & Journalist. RRP EURO14.99 GBP13.99
€19.55

Will You Be My Friend?

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This lovely new story is a wonderful companion to the classic picture-book Guess How Much I Love You; a charming tale about friendship with a delightful and original twist.
€17.55