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Johnny Magory Joins the Irish Legends


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!)

Irish legends need to have their stories heard. Who better to help than Johnny Magory, Lily-May and Ruairi?

Johnny, Lily-May, Ruairi, and of course, Mammy and Daddy, go on holiday around Ireland in their old campervan. Before beginning their journey, they meet an old man Finegas who is fishing for The Salmon of Knowledge. He tells Johnny and Lily-May of an important mission; they need to make sure Irish legends have their stories heard. Can they succeed?

Meet Fionn MacCumhall, Queen Medh, Oisi­n and Brian Boru in this beautiful book telling precious tales of Irish heritage in English and as Gaeilge.

Written, edited, illustrated & printed in Ireland.

Author: Emma-Jane Leeson

Illustrated by: Kim Shaw


Dimensions: 250mm x 250mm x 5mm