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Small is wonderful!

Three of Skerries main highlights are small: Storm in a Teacup, Joe May's and The Skerries... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brian L
Best bookshop around

I love this little bookshop it is fantastic and paddy is brilliant so helpful never lets you down... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2017
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4 weeks ago
“Small is wonderful!”
Dec 10, 2017
“Best bookshop around”
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77 Strand Street, Skerries, Ireland
+353 1 849 0500
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of Skerries main highlights are small: Storm in a Teacup, Joe May's and The Skerries Bookshop! I'm not sure how Paddy does it but there are always interesting books on his shelves not to mention a friendly chat with the man himself. Oh, and...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

I love this little bookshop it is fantastic and paddy is brilliant so helpful never lets you down if the book isnt in stock no problem paddy will order it for you. I love this bookshop I've been there on regular occasions throughout the years...More

Thank Wander743951
Reviewed December 9, 2017

Quaint little bookshop run by the friendly Paddy. Ok it isn't Amazon but you didn't expect that. You will get the popular books of the moment there plus there is a second hand area.

1  Thank Peter M
Reviewed September 12, 2017

This small book shop is a great little find. The owner is a great help at choosing the correct book for the occasion required. His prices are excellent & you can't beat the personal touch!

Thank oreillymor
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

An old fashioned small bookshop that nonetheless selects it's stock well. They seem to make their living from school books, but have a great selection of fiction that includes best sellers and we'll selected good reads. The owner is most helpful and will order in...More

Thank Rockyroad2dublin
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Many say the day of the book shop is numbered - not so if it is anything like Skerries Bookshop. What a stock of books for all ages and school books as well. And if it's not in stock it'll be ordered instantly. A great...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Great little gem of a bookshop beside the church in the village. The display window is always up to date. If Paddy doesn't have it he can get it usually within a couple of days and will send you an SMS to let you know....More

Thank Lorcán O
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

when you visit Skerries a step inside skerries book shop is a must on your list, small but of the highest quality for friendliness,the owner will go out of his way to get a book for you, great crildren's books very central location I love...More

Thank andreaohallor
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Very handy little local bookshop. Very obliging, if he hasn't got what you need he always offers to order in and always texts when your order arrives. Love having a bookshop in the town.

Thank Pamela W
Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

This has to be the smallest bookshop in Ireland with the best selection of books! If Paddy doesn't have it in he'll do his upmost to find it for you!

Thank CizH
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