The Big Book of Favourite Irish Myths and Legends

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In this beautifully illustrated book readers are introduced to the greatest Irish stories of all time. From tales of the mighty Fianna and the great warrior Cúchulainn, to star-crossed lovers Diarmuid and Gráinne, and Deirdre and Naoise, these wonderful, classic stories are retold in a more modern style to appeal to today’s youngsters.

Stories include:

• The Children of Lir
• Fionn Mac Cumhaill and the Salmon of Knowledge
• The King with the Donkey Ears
• The Cattle Raid of Cooley
• Fionn and the Dragon
• The Giant’s Causeway
• Deirdre of the Sorrows
• Diarmuid and Gráinne
• Oisín and Niamh in Tír na nÓg
• Setanta becomes Cúchulainn

 

By Joe Potter Illustrated by Erin Brown