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‘Elsetime’ – Eve McDonnell

‘Elsetime’ – Eve McDonnell

A new name in children's literature has arrived - and she is local to Wicklow!! For fans of Helena Duggan, this is book for ages 9+ which mixes fiction and fantasy and keeps you...

Women’s Prize for Fiction 2020 – Winner

Women’s Prize for Fiction 2020 – Winner

This year's Women's Prize for Fiction was, I hope, a hotly contested one.  Full of fantastic works, it featured 2 of Hilary's top books for 2020 - Hamnet and Girl, Woman, Other...

Booker Prize Shortlist 2020

Booker Prize Shortlist 2020

The Man Booker Prize shortlist was announced on 15th September, with 2 interesting omissions - Hilary Mantel and Colum McCann. It is a very diverse, interesting shortlist and I...

The Best Books of 2020

The Best Books of 2020

Every year, as we approach the end of the year, we put together a list of our favourites - this list consists of books read throughout the year, so may be published previously. ...

East Glendalough School Prize Giving Selection

East Glendalough School Prize Giving Selection

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Congratulations! To help you pick a book for your allocated prize, we have put together a list of suggestions for you. They are separated into fiction,...

Covid Update – Opening Hours

Covid Update – Opening Hours

*** Covid Update *** We are currently open Monday to Saturday 10am - 5pm We are delighted to welcome you into our shop to browse the books, but we request that you sanitise your...