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…

We’re Moving….

After almost 10 years at No. 77 Park Street, Roe River Books is moving to a bright shiny new premises at No. 66/67 Park Street (next door to Mackin’s Leathergoods). It would be emotional if it weren’t so hectic. We will unfortunately have to close for a week or so, to facilitate the move. We…

Michael Harding

We are delighted to announce that we will be partnering with those lovely people at An Tain for the upcoming evening in the company of Michael Harding on Friday the 17th February. Michael is an actor, playwright and novelist who will be showcasing his latest (non fiction) book with his one man show “Talking with…

Book Launch – Under a Watchful Eye by Adam Nevill

Anyone intrigued by our recent review for the excellent new horror novel by Adam Nevill might be interested in tuning in to the Facebook Launch this coming Thursday  https://www.facebook.com/events/388025294922595/. What is a Facebook Launch? I hear you ask. Well… I have no idea really. I’ve never “attended” one before. I will however be logging on…

Girl in the Spider’s Web

Out today Girl in the Spider’s Web part four of the Millennium Series featuring Lisbeth Salander. Stieg Larsson died  2004 before his books became a global phenomenon. After his death it was discovered that Larsson had left about three quarters of a fourth novel on a notebook computer. After years of legal wrangling the fourth novel…