Read Mór at Kent Train Station – Cork

Arts Council of Ireland

The Read Mór gifting project is part of the Arts Council’s 70th anniversary programme and passengers will have a ticket to the furthest reaches of their imagination from one of 21 different books by Irish based authors and publishers.


A Book Conductor will be present to gift the books to passengers from 2pm in the following train stations, Heuston Station, Connolly Station, Kent Station Cork and Ceannt Station Galway and these bus stations, Busáras, Sligo and Waterford.


There will also be a book conductor on board a select number of trains with their library trolley ready to gift passengers a book from a wide selection of Irish-based authors. Passengers are encouraged to share the joy of reading when they have finished their book and re-gift it to another. There will be a wide variety of titles to suit all interests and abilities, from novels, short stories, poetry, memoirs, children’s and young adult books, in both English and Irish. A number of audio books from a variety of the titles will also be available.


For full list of authors and titles go to:

Genres: Literature | Poetry
Age Suitability: All ages
Features: Wheelchair accessible
Address: Kent Station, Lower Glanmire Road, Cork, Ireland
Locations: Cork City
Event Start Time (pm)
4 pm
Event End Time (pm)
11 pm