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Once upon a Place

Illustrated by P.J. Lynch

A collection of new short stories and poems by Ireland’s top children’s writers, edited by Laureate na nÓg Eoin Colfer and illustrated by world renowned artist P.J. Lynch. Each contribution is based around the theme of place, being set or inspired by a particular location within Ireland.

Read the intro by Eoin Colfer

Read Gren’s Ghost by Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick