Some of the best in retro Irish school books

This week we take a look at a collection of Irish primary and secondary school books. 

If you went to school in the 1970s or 1980s you’ll recognise some of these retre books from your school days. produced some of these great images, taking us on a trip down memory lane. We want to know some of you favourite school books, tell us in our comments section at the bottom of this page.

Bun go Barr and Irish comprehensions… who can forget.

Remember this old copy book?


Who can forget the adventures of ‘Ann and Barry’?



Tell us which one of these books you had at school…





Tell us some of your favorite, or most hated, books from your time in school….