Books Upstairs is an independent Irish book shop trading in the heart of the city centre.
Books Upstairs is Dublin’s famous independent literary bookshop. Our staff are friendly and very knowledgeable. We can advise on Irish literature, history and society. In Books Upstairs you are likely to run into careful and discriminating readers and indeed many writers. If you want to experience a genuine Dublin literary ambiance, Books Upstairs is the place to go. We also carry an extensive range on world history and literature and always have great offers available. Our first floor literary café is one of the most elegant spots in Dublin. Ask about our regular readings and literary events and leave your email address to receive the Dublin Review of Books free.