Book Review – Lily’s Dream

Book Review – Lily’s Dream

“Lily’s Dream – A Lissadell Story” is about Lily and her best friends Maeve de Markievicz, Nellie, Nellie’s sister Johanna and Harry. Lily felt lucky to have a job as a housemaid in Lissadell, but she always dreamed about becoming a teacher. Lily was also very good at...
Book Review – The Book of Secrets

Book Review – The Book of Secrets

The Trooping Fairies have visited the small town of Clonbridge for their annual celebration. Their arrival awakens other creatures who are also after fun and mischief. Sibhe is the queen of the fairies. She seems like a very nice fairy but turns evil once you get on...
Book Review – Fox and Son Tailers

Book Review – Fox and Son Tailers

Fox & Son Tailers, by the author Paddy Donnelly is a heartwarming tale. It invites the reader into a world about family members working together in a little town called Ballybrush to make tails for the various animals who visit the Tail shop. The shop  has been in the...
Book Review – The Hallowe’en House

Book Review – The Hallowe’en House

Now, this is a poetry book for children worth getting excited about. Subtitled Thirty-One Putrid Poems for October, this collection of Halloween-themed poems is a delight. Darkly comic and anarchic in the tradition of Roald Dahl, this book invites you in from the very...
Book Review – Chop, Cook, Yum

Book Review – Chop, Cook, Yum

Our names are Síofra and Rory and we are going to tell you about the book “Chop, Cook, Yum” by Deirdre Doyle. This book is very good for young children wanting to help their parents to make healthy meals. There are tips in the front and on the pages all throughout the...