Reviews tagged "celtic/irish"


A String in the Harp by Nancy Bond

This book tells the story of a family who moves to Wales after the death of the mother. Jen, Peter, and Becky, along with their dad, experience very different reactions to their new environment. Peter, the most bitter of the children, discovers a harp key which turns out to be an ancient key belonging to […]


The Chronicles of Prydain by Lloyd Alexander

C. S. Lewis once said that if a children’s book isn’t worth reading for adults, then it isn’t worth reading for children either, and his comment only makes sense. Why force children to read something that isn’t worthwhile for humans in general? Lloyd Alexander’s books are an excellent example of literature written for children yet […]