Johnny Magory and the Forest Fleadh Cheoil
I'll tell you a story about Johnny Magory...
Based on the old Irish rhyme I'll tell you a story about Johnny Magory. Will I begin it? That's all that's in it! her fathers storytelling inspired the daily adventures of EJ and her siblings. Having spent her childhood outside, where she was happiest this book series is all about getting kids outside exploring & connecting with nature and learning about Irish heritage & wildlife (but through lots of craic and gra!)
Johnny Magory, his trusty dog Ruairi and his sister Lily-May have a magical adventure in a woodland setting with all their Irish animal friends. They can't believe their good luck when they learn the animals are having a Fleadh Cheoil (music competition) that day and join in the fun and frolics. Johnny climbs the giant oak tree to sit beside the judge, Layla Barn Owl, but then realises he can't get down. Can Lily-May and Ruairi save the day?
A collaboration between Emma-Jane Leeson and legendary nature illustrator Don Conroy; "I'm delighted to be associated with such a talented writer as Emma-Jane, who shares the same love of nature as I do. Her enthusiasm and energy are sure to awaken in young people an enduring interest in the outdoors. It's a great pleasure for me to be working with her on her latest Johnny Magory book, bringing her characters to life in a fun and entertaining way"
Written, edited, illustrated & printed in Ireland.
Author: Emma-Jane Leeson
Illustrated by: Don Conroy
Dimensions: 250mm x 250mm x 5mm