Books Are My Bag
Books Are My Bag is an international campaign that celebrates books and local bookshops and is a collaboration between publishers, bookshops and authors. Over 100 UK and Irish celebrities have been photographed with a BOOKS ARE MY BAG tote bag to support the celebrations and you can pick up one of these stylish totes in the Gutter Bookshop!
The Irish Times Best Shops in Ireland
We are delighted that our Dalkey shop has been shortlisted as one of Ireland’s ‘Best Shops 2016‘ in the Irish Times Magazine. This special feature celebrates independent retailers across Ireland and the best shops were chosen based on customer recommendations and personal visits. Our Cow’s Lane shop was previously shortlisted in 2014.
Independent Bookshop of the Year – UK & Ireland
We were delighted to be named ‘Independent Bookshop of the Year for UK & Ireland’ at the British Book Awards in London in May 2017!