Books tagged: irish folklore

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Scars of War (Modern Tales of Na Fianna #3)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,860. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » General
Modern Irish warriors, Changeling plots, Road trips with the King of the Unseelie, and, oh yeah, the new Queen is expecting--what could possibly go wrong?
The Second Battle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
According to the prophecy, Lugh is destined to kill his own grandfather. Determined to escape his fate, he runs the risk of drawing all of Ireland into war.
Fairy Tales and Other Fanciful Short Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,610. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017 by Zimbell House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fairy tales
E. W. Farnsworth’s unorthodox, often quirky, fairy tales range from folkloric and fanciful to satirical and bizarre, deriving from many sources; from German tales, Greek myths, Chinese Dao, Egyptian myth, English, Irish and Norwegian folklore, and even Nordic legends. Irony-laden tales that touch on magical songs, art and films rival four-leaf clovers, curative flowers, magical swords and spells.
Magnificats: Return of the Demon Wind
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 76,500. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017 by Plowshare Media. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
When a whirlwind engulfs 13-year-old Apple Standish outside of her Irish middle school, the veil between her everyday reality and an unseen world is momentarily torn away. She is immersed in a magical world, where she encounters the feline leader of a clandestine order of numinous nine-lived cats, known as Magnificats, and engages in a massive struggle to save the world from a powerful demon wind.
Recollections of a Donegal Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,490. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017 by Stephen R.M. Jones. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Irish traditional singer Packie Manus Byrne (1917-2015) recounts his eventful life. A fascinating portrait of an isolated crofting community in the early 20th century is followed by stories of adventurous wanderings as cattle drover, smuggler, steeplejack, circus hand, actor, musician and more. Social history that leaps off the page, directly transcribed from taped interviews.
A Song of Fear and Freedom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: Australian English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Alanna and her sister Brenda have come with their father to Ireland so he can help their aunt sort out their grandmother’s will. But Ireland is an ancient land bound by spells and inhuman creatures. And beings who used to be human. Can Alanna and Brenda put aside their differences to save themselves? Or will they be caught in the banshee’s song of death?
Funny Feckin' Irish Jokes: Humorous Jokes About Everything Irish...sure tis great craic!
Price: Free! Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Do you Like funny feckin’ Irish jokes? Well then, you’ve come to the rite place! In this humorous eBook the author has made an epic collection of the funniest Irish jokes, from the popular Kerry-man jokes to the timeless Paddy Irishman jokes this eBook will have you in stitches!
Old Gods and Wicked Things
Series: The Rebirth Cycle. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Old Ireland is returning. Across the nation, the old gods are stirring, and foreign gods are invading. Dark creatures are lurking in the shadows and the night, warping the minds of humans, falling in love, and searching for meaning. Ireland in the twenty first century is faced with poets, trickster, vampires and living darkness. In 22 stories a host of monsters and men will show their true selves.
The Hounds of Hell
Series: The Rebirth Cycle, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Dogs are going wild in Galway, unable to be killed. Gathering around a black hound, they put Ireland at risk. In the aftermath of Balor’s attack on Dublin City, Fionn Murray and Michael Curran travel back to Fionn’s hometown in Galway, to visit his sickly parents. No one living is safe.
Blood Ties (Modern Tales of Na Fianna #1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,560. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The first book in a new urban fantasy series based off of the legends of Na Fianna and Irish folklore is about a young warrior, Ciran Mac Cool, and his mismatched companions on a quest to recover their family members who have been kidnapped by the Goblin Court.