Spellbound Tales of Enchantment from Ancient Ireland
Siobhan Parkinson

Ages: 7-11

Eight ancient legends of Ireland, told for younger children by an acclaimed Irish writer and reviewer.


The stories are all linked by themes of magic and enchantment, and are perfectly matched by Irish illustrator Olwyn Whelan's brightly coloured and decorative paintings.

The stories included are: Butterfly Girl; The Children of Lir; Labhra with the horse's Ears; The Enchanted Birds; Cu Chulainn and Emer; The Enchanted Deer; The Land Under the Waves; Oisin in Tir na nOg.

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about the author

Siobhan Parkinson

Siobhán Parkinson comes from Dublin and she writes stories because she loves doing it. Sometimes they get turned into books and then someone pays her (not-a-lot) for them, and that means she...

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