On Canaan’s Side

Should we bluntly say that there are problems with this book, or should we, in the manner of the book itself say that, like the dough into which the weary-boned crone in the kitchen of the tired and time-eaten farmhouse forgets to put the yeast that will make the bread rise like a pheasant breaking …

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Best New Bookshop

We are delighted to have been awarded the Best New Shop in the Top 5 Bookshops outside the City Centre by The Dubliner magazine. [The Company of Books] have a smart, high-minded selection, with the emphasis on lost masterpieces recently returned to print. Browsing recently I discovered a new edition of ‘Beautiful Losers’, Leonard Cohen’s …

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Dublin Writers Festival

The Dublin Writers Festival runs from 1st to 6th June and celebrates the best of Irish and international writing. Writers, both authors and songwriters, talk about their work and their approach to writing. Event highlights include: 1 June – Ian McEwan at The National Concert Hall 2 June – David Mitchell at The Project Arts …

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