Books tagged: irish folklore

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The Druids' Daughter - Forbidden Magic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,280. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Regan,a chieftain's daughter in Ireland's ancient past,has enjoyed a carefree childhood, secure in the love of her clan.But there is something in her history of which she is unaware - a sacred druid promise placed upon her at her birth. There is only one way to escape her fate - to pass through the terrifying Ordeal of the Rowan. Alone, she must journey to the Otherworlds,& face her deepest fears.
The Italian Pearl & The Irish Peasant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,890. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
This is a story taken from the lineage of the O'Malley family in "The Secrets of Nine Irish Sons". Around 300 B.C., a handsome Roman general, nephew of the reigning Caesar, is sent off to battle pirates and bring home treasure for the glory of Rome.
The Little People
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
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Short story. Murdering him wasn't stupid. Going back to check I hadn't messed up - that was stupid. The Wicklow Mountains can be pretty dangerous at dusk, and not just because of the terrain....
A Sudden Gift of Fate
Series: Maeve Kenny, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,050. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Irish newlyweds Fergal and Brídgeen Griffin receive an interesting proposal to manage a Finger Lakes winery his cousin bought as an investment. They accept the gift of fate, but when they see the run-down Keuka Lake property and meet its surly winemaker, they realize it will be a challenge getting from grapes to glass. Can they keep hope alive?
Tadhg & the Cluricauns
Price: Free! Words: 6,620. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Short story. Tadhg O'Kane was once the town wild man. What made him change? And why is he so scared of a harmless little cobbler like Lawrence O'Toole?
The Sleeping Warrior
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is a poetry book by Stephen A. Murphy it's inspired by the Northwest coast of Ireland as well as his travels away from home. This first collection is a journey into the mythology of the Irish past, insights into its troubled present, and reflections on life, a mix of an Ireland beyond the romantics of postcards and a philosophy heavily inspired by Oriental thought.
Conquerors
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
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Short story. Honoria Brewster is the last descendant of an old, Anglo-Irish family and the family estate is now a golf course. Only one thing might change her fortunes – locating the famous Ballyshee Dowry. But how on earth is she ever going to do that?
"The Druids Manuscript"
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,430. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The Druids Manuscript is a collection of great stories of Irish Myths, Legends and Folklore. A young boy David Young is transported back in time and brings alive the great adventures and edge of seat mysteries. Book 1 "The Adventure Begins" tells the story of The Druids, Setanta, The Children of Lir, The Evil Witches, Fairyland and Cuchulainn. The stories are brought to life in front of our eyes.
The 13th Cone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,040. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The 13th Cone is a fantasy novel for teenagers and adults. Next to the known world is one without time, but with infinite space. Dinn, the heroine, is a stranger, excluded from normal family life, obliged to eat food and wear clothes stolen from the 'Hinterland'. When she finds out the meaning of it all, it's a shock that changes the complexion of her life and demands action. A changeling story.
The Kingdom of the Good People
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,460. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Claire was the fifth daughter of a fifth daughter who spent her summer days alone. Tobas was a faerie with no luck sent on a mission that he wanted no parts of. The faeries of E’lore were being threatened by an ancient enemy and there was “One” who was meant to save them. This “One” was a human. But Fate had a plan, and needed only one night to change everything.