Here at Hodges Figgis we have a proud tradition of hosting welcoming and lively events with local and international authors alike. Our events programme has introduced some of literature’s leading lights, as well as providing a fun environment for junior readers with regular story time and activity days.

Come along and meet favourite authors, inspire your book group discussions and learn from leading experts in their field in a historic bookshop at the heart of Dublin. Our full events programme is below; for more information, or to request tickets, simply ask one of our booksellers or e-mail [email protected]. We can't wait to welcome you

Tuesday 11th June 6pm

Tuesday 11th June 6pm

Book Launch

Join us to celebrate the release of a new edition of The Open Gardens of Ireland by Shirley Lanigan.

Sunday 16th June 12 to 1pm

Sunday 16th June 12 to 1pm

Bloomsday Readings

We are delighted to Host our Annual Bloomsday Readings on Sunday 16th of June at 12pm. Our MC Philip Mullen will be casting about for eager readers on this Open Mic Event and will be regaling us with some choice pieces himself! We ask to keep your selections to three minute to let everyone have a chance at giving voice to their favourite Joyce!

Wednesday 19th June 6pm

Wednesday 19th June 6pm

Book Launch

Join us at Hodges Figgis for an Event to celebrate the new book Bed Table Door by Csilla Toldy. All welcome!

Terms & Conditions

Please note that events can occasionally be cancelled at short notice or their times or dates may alter; we therefore recommend that you check with the shop before travelling. If you are unable to attend an event we can often reserve signed copies. Please contact the host shop for details. Reserved copies cannot be guaranteed and may not always carry dedications. All signings (unless otherwise stated) operate on a first come first served basis, so early arrival is often recommended.