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Summary

Irish fairy tales and legends - full of enchantment, brave deeds and lost loves. 

The best tales from the Irish tradition, including:

  • 'How Cúchulainn Got His Name'
  • 'The Magic Shoes'
  • 'Deirdre and the Sons of Uisneach'
  • 'The King’s Secret'
  • 'The Children of Lir'
  • 'The Giant’s Causeway'
  • 'The Bodach of the Grey Coat'
  • 'The Pot of Gold'
  • 'Tír na n-Óg'
  • 'The White Gander'

Irish fairy tales and legends are full of enchantment, brave deeds and lost loves. Told from generation to generation, they are as fascinating now as they were to their original listeners. 

©1996 Una Leavy (P)2020 Bolinda Publishing

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Childhood Favourites

This was so lovely! Loved listening to some of my childhood favourites. The narrator was amazing, was so lovely to have it read by an Irish person, it added to the magic.

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