Irish Library Supplies and Alan Hanna’s Bookshop
Last June, I approached Donegal Central Library, to ask if my memoir “Watching the Daisies” could be stocked in local libraries. They were incredibly helpful and advised me to have my book registered with Alan Hanna’s Bookshop, which is run by Irish Library Supplies.
Almost a year later, I have contacted all the county libraries in Ireland, and orders have steadily increased…
A Delightful Visit
I had the opportunity to visit Hanna’s Bookshop on a recent trip to Dublin, and delighted in browsing a HUGE selection of literary delights…
Although they specialize in Irish Literature and History, the shop has a dedicated children’s area, complete with Peter Rabbit and Ladybirds:
I studied the latest Memoirs, Travel books, Gardening books…
And enjoyed a lovely lunch in their cafe, amidst posters of a few classics:
It was a real treat to visit such a lovely independent bookstore, and I shall return…
Have you had success in getting your book stocked in libraries? If so, please share your top tips.
Brigid P. Gallagher is a retired natural medicines therapist, passionate organic gardener and author of “Watching the Daisies- Life lessons on the Importance of Slow,” a holistic memoir dedicated to the art of mindfulness and healing from debilitating illness.
She lives in Donegal, Ireland – an area of outstanding natural beauty.
Book Trailer: https://youtu.be/r5GCjaetgZk
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