Hodges Figgis circa 1900

Welcome to Hodges Figgis

From where our story began in 10 Skinner's Row in 1768, to 56-58 Dawson Street today, Hodges Figgis has become an essential element of Dublin's cultural tradition, sharing expert bookselling and tailored service with ten generations of loyal customers.

From James Joyce to Sally Rooney, Samuel Beckett to Fintan O'Toole, Hodges Figgis is a treasure trove of Irish talent. Our Irish Department represents the largest stock of books relating to Ireland to be found anywhere in the world.

There's a wealth of other reading to discover within our walls too, from Fiction to Philosophy, Cookery to Children's and an excellent range of academic books, as well as gifts, games, cards, stationery and more...

Bestselling Books at Hodges Figgis

This is just a glimpse of what you'll find in-store where you can explore top titles across genres, handpicked for our readers.

Life Is Hard
Prophet Song
Long Island
Brotherless Night
The Bee Sting
The Racket
Tom Lake
Small Things Like These
How To Read a Tree
Body of Truth
Someone in the Attic
Normal People

Hodges Figgis Book of the Month for July

Hodges Figgis Book of the Month

Hodges Figgis Book of the Month for July

Night of Power

by Robert Fisk

Searing, passionate and immensely authoritative, the final opus from the revered journalist and author of The Great War for Civilisation delivers a trenchant critique of Western interference in the Middle East.


Bestselling Irish Fiction

Normal People
The Bee Sting
The Queen of Dirt Island
The Third Policeman
Exciting Times
The Sea
Leonard and Hungry Paul
Night Boat to Tangier
The Last September
Reading in the Dark
Prophet Song
Boys Don't Cry
The Amusements
You Have to Make Your Own Fun Around Here

From Our Children's Department

Peppa Pig: Peppa Goes to Ireland
Artemis Fowl
Ireland (newspaper edition)
Greenwild: The World Behind The Door
The Tiger Who Came to Tea
The Gruffalo
Each Peach Pear Plum
Hell Breaks Loose
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Where The Wild Things Are
Postman Bear
Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief
Owl Babies
Grumpy Monkey
Dragon Post

Our Re-Fit Has Begun!

Our Re-Fit Has Begun!

We're excited to share the progress with you, and deliver a spectacular new look to our customers when we are done. As always, our booksellers are in store to help you navigate new and moving sections during this time. Thank you for your patience, and we look forward to revealing our new look! Opening hours remain the same as always.

Customer Orders

Customer Orders

Whether you're in Ireland or beyond, we are here for special orders, reservations, and delivery services. Need assistance or want to reserve a book? Our friendly booksellers are here to help.