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Events

We love hosting author events in Bridge Street Books & have been delighted in the past to welcome such celebrities as Derek Landy (Skulduggery Pleasant), Rebecca Miller and Donal Ryan (The Spinning Heart). We have also welcomed The Gruffalo and Maisy Mouse, held a cookery demonstration by Catherine Fulvio & had the children of Wicklow hunt for Wally all over the town.

It is always a pleasure to welcome local authors Emma Hannigan, Melissa Hill & Jackie Burke & more recently Alan Timmons (Here in No Place), Oona Frawley (Flight) and Micheal Delahunty (This is Wicklow) to BSB to launch their books.

Please see below a list of upcoming and exciting events which we will be hosting:

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Strolling Through Ulysses - a one-Man show by Robert Grogan 

Thursday 2nd August @ 8pm

Please contact us to reserve your seats on 0404-622540 orThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
We are delighted to be part of the Wicklow Regatta Festival this year, co-hosting Robert Grogan's fantastic one-man show 'Strolling through Ulysses'. 
You do not need to have read Ulysses to enjoy the show - it is merely a fantastic evening's entertainment.  Whether you always wanted to read Ulysses, but just can't get your head around it; maybe you've read and really enjoyed it or did you just always want to know what it was all about? Then this show is for you - and it's FREE!
 
So, what is it all about...?
'Strolling Through Ulysses!' is a one-man show that tells the fun-filled story of Bloomsday - June 16th 1904 - the iconic day around which James Joyce’s Ulysses is based.  Written and performed by Robert Gogan 'Strolling Through Ulysses!' guides you through the curious events and quirky characters of Ulysses, in a humorous, entertaining and informative manner, with extracts from the novel which best illustrate the various aspects of Joyce’s writing.
 
 

 

 

 

Where's Wally

 BUY ONE GET ONE FREE

(While stocks last)

 

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The great Where's Wally Buy One Get One Free offer is back in stock.  We have 6 Where's Wally books - buy one, get one absolutely FREE!  Perfect for flights, beaches, restaurants...!

 

 

 

 

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Hunt for Wally in Wicklow Town

Monday 16th July to Saturday 28th July

Wally is hiding in 11 shops in Wicklow Town and we need you to find him. 

You can hunt for him all in one day or over the next 2 weeks - the hunt will finish on Saturday 28th July.

Collect a list from us and head out.  When you spot Wally in participating shops, they will give you an 'I found Wally' card.  Return all 11 to us and be in with a chance to win some Where's Wally goodies.

 

 

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Vet on a Mission

Gillian Hick 

Wednesday 25th July  @ 6.30pm

Join us to officially launch 'Vet on a Mission' the new memoir by Gillian Hick.
 
Gillian's third book and tells the story of a wife and mother of three who sets up her own small animal veterinary practice – the tears, the laughter and the whirlwind of chaos that follows!
 
Gillian is a local vet with Cloverhill Veterinary Practice in Glenealy.  Her previous books are 'Vet on the Loose' & 'Vet Among the Pigeons'

 

 

Awards

Irish-Times-award-2014

Irish Times Bookshop of the Year, 2014

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Wicklow Town,
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Ireland

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(Closed Bank Holiday Mondays)

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