Tales from Old Ireland

Tales from Old Ireland

Barefoot Books

  • $21.99


Tales From Old Ireland

Meet larger-than-life characters from the Irish oral storytelling tradition with this collection of 7 myths and legends. Enchanting acrylic artwork by Dublin-based illustrator Niamh Sharkey brings the magic of each age-old tale to life:
- The Children of Lir
- Fair, Brown and Trembling
- The Twelve Wild Geese
- Lusmore and the Fairies
- Son of an Otter, Son of a Wolf
- The Soul Cages
- Oisín in Tír na nÓg

Includes a pronunciation guide, an introduction by the author, and notes about the sources to make this collection just right for family or classroom story times or for independent reading.


Ages 6 and up

Written By: Malachy Doyle

Illustrated By: Niamh Sharkey