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The Moon spun round (WB Yeats for Children)

      APOLOGIES : THIS EVENT IS NOW CANCELLED DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL This book is undoubtedly one of our books of the year at Liber. A large part of its beauty is down to the illustrations by Shona Shirley MacDonald. We are delighted that Shona will be hosting a workshop in Liber […]

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. The New long awaited 8th Book in the Harry Potter series. Released Sunday 31st July 2016. Liber will open at 12 Noon Sunday 31st July for sales of this eagerly anticipated title. If you would like to pre-order or reserve the book just drop us a call at 0719142219 […]

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“Grandpa the Sniper”

Frank Shouldice of Ballaghaderreen was a marksman at North King Street for the Irish Volunteers during the 1916 Easter Rising. He never told his own story! His grandson and namesake set about putting the pieces together . . . which led to the book “Grandpa The Sniper” We will be hosting the author on Friday […]

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Liber – Top books for Christmas

Liber top books for Christmas           A Brief history of seven killings €11.95 *WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2015* JAMAICA, 1976 Seven gunmen storm Bob Marley’s house, machine guns blazing. The reggae superstar survives, but the gunmen are never caught. From the acclaimed author of The Book of Night Women comes […]



About The Campaign BOOKS ARE MY BAG is a nationwide campaign to celebrate bookshops. This collaboration between publishers, bookshops and authors is the biggest ever promotion of bookshops. For many people bookshops conjure fond images of book readings, in-store cafes and delight at the discovery of a new author. And in fact 56% of all […]

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Strolling through Ulysses

  James Joyce & Ulysses comes to Sligo!   When Robert Gogan completed his one-man show about James Joyce’s Ulysses entitled Strolling Through Ulysses! he decided that there was no better way to perform it than on a nationwide tour of the independent bookshops of Ireland. The tour started in December 2014 with two special […]