Book Launch – The Rapturous Moon Sat

This coming Saturday 27th October at 6.30 pm  we’re delighted to host the launch of The Rapturous Moon by Tara Tine. A follow up to last years Flight of Fire, the second instalment sees us return to the enchanted village of Carlin for…. well, why don’t I let Tara tell you herself …… ‘Flight of…

The Corridor no. 5: Publication Launch with Paul Scraton

The Corridor no. 5: Publication Launch with Paul Scraton   Roe River Books are delighted to host the Corridor on Friday, October 19th. The Corridor is an interdisciplinary, discursive project that explores the topic of borders and their political, social and cultural consequences through public talks, screenings and artistic presentations. With artists from all fields, historians, sociologists, contemporary…

Book of the Month

As part of our new regime here at Roe River Books we’re launching an on-line Book Club. The idea is we pick a book, usually a new release, although we’re not adverse to selecting a classic or two once we get up an running. We’ll be reading the book ourselves and providing a bit of…

New Opening Hour(s)

Eagle eyed customers may have noticed that since we’ve opened the doors on our new premises at 66 Park Street, the shop has been sporting a snazzy new Coffee machine. We’re delighted to announce that from Monday of this week we’ll be opening the shop at the earlier time of 8.00 am. Why not pop…

Banned Books Week

In an age of Fake News, Fakebook (sorry Facebook) and wholesale media manipulation, books are more important than ever. Note the outrage of a certain American politician whenever a book is published by one of his former staff members or political commentators. We need books now more than ever. And more than ever we need…