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The World Atlas Of Exploration by Eric Newby
This book tells the story of a 4,000 year journey in the company of heroes.

Books of Kerry Interest
We stock a large selection of books of a Kerry Interest.
We are featuring Hostage to Fortune by Joseph O'Connor and Sunny Spells, My Kerry Days by Christoph Fechler.

Still Stuck At Home?
Why not try a new hobby?
We have books on Origami.
This cheap and affordable hobby will give you hours of fun.

Art Books
We have secured a large selection of Art Books.
Come in and browse our newly expanded Art Department.

Bagombo Snuff Box by Kurt Vonnegut
This is a collection of 24 short fiction stories by the great American author.

Judging Dev by Diarmaid Ferriter
Now is a good time to re-evaluate De Valera's career. The author does an excellent job, using many previously un-published documents from the De Valera archive.

The Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan
This is a major reassessment of world history. The Silk Roads is an exploration of the forces that have driven the rise and fall of empires.

Are you looking for a new outdoor hobby, as the lock-down is finishing?
Why not try Bee keeping.
We can recommned Ted Hooper's book Guide to Bees & Honey as an introduction.

Cannon - The Falling Blonde
Here's a rarity from 1975. Featuring the inimitable William Conrad, as Frank Cannon, on the cover.
Cannon was a Private Eye who entertained us in the early '70's on one channel land.


Testimonials

7 months ago
This bookstore is a little gem for readers. If you need a particular book, advice on a book, or simply want to browse through the huge selection of books, then visit this bookstore! A friendly very helpful owner and it is stacked high with books to suit any reader young and old! Alice M.
- Alice M
10 months ago
An Independent, 1 person operation, with books for a wide Range of Readers, at reasonable prices.
- Mike K
8 months ago
A hidden treasure trove of books, worth a visit
- Tommy C

About us

A local bookshop specialising in chat, rare unique and odd ball secondhand books, comics and the finest literature. Books of local Kerry interest are our specialty . We also provide a book finding/ordering service to our customers. A family run hardware store turned secondhand bookshop that has been in family hands for over 60 years! 

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83 Rock Street
Balloonagh
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