First Holy Communions in Cork

A Series by Avril O'Reilly

Cousin Assumpta's Dress
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Series: First Holy Communions in Cork. Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Many little girls in Ireland borrow the dresses for their First Holy Communion from their big sisters or cousins. This is the tale of a girl who finds that her cousin's beautiful dress just does not fit her. She comes up with a clever, so she thinks, solution to the problem.
The Trip to Bandon
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Series: First Holy Communions in Cork. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Many Irish parents get into a huge tizz over the their children's First Holy Communion. During the lead up to the Communion season newspapers and radio shows are full of parents worrying, over-spending, worrying, and asking for and doling out advice. In this story Kathleen and her mum and Nan go on a pleasantly aimless trip to Bandon to look for a tasteful dress.
The Doondah Veil
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Series: First Holy Communions in Cork. Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Humorous
Áine is worried that her gifted little brother will ruin her First Holy Communion with his non-stop flow of chatter. His obsession with a Makem and Clancy song could spoil things for everyone. She devises various plans to make sure he is not in the church on her special day. Tractors and magic play a crucial part.
Kathleen And The Communion Copter
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Series: First Holy Communions in Cork. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Are you in a pre-Communion tizz? Worry not! The book will help girls and their families to prepare for a First Holy Communion. It takes a light-hearted look at the pressures that the modern Communion can put on families. There is a gentle message about the meaning of Communion and a warning against getting carried away with the (admittedly very enjoyable) commercial and superficial aspects.
The Trip to Tallaght
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Series: First Holy Communions in Cork. Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Holy Communion gifts....what to buy? Kathleen and her Nan go on a shopping trip to Dublin to get Communion gifts for the Dublin cousins, Declan and Sally. Sally is no problem. It is easy to find presents for a girl. But what on earth will they get for Declan, a little boy with very particular tastes. Help comes from Hollywood when Maureen O'Hara helps the shoppers to solve their problem.