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Kids' Ireland Index of Stories
The Remarkable Rocket
Irish Children Learning through film
The Nightingale and the Rose
The Young King
The Countess Kathleen O'Shea
A Wolf Story
The Story of the Little Bird
The Bees who would not be left Behind
The Selfish Giant
Kate's Ancient Gift
How the Causeway Came to be
The Story of Sadhbh
Finn and Midac
Finn and the Aillen
The Piper's Tale
The King has....?
The Story of Finn
Sean & the Selkie
Old Whiskers Wins a Wife
A Midnight Dance
Singing with the Good People
How the Harp Came to Be
The Adventures of Brendan
Tir Na N-og
A Plate at Howth
Never Forget Ireland
Leary's New House
Little Red Bird
The Day After
Fooling St. Patrick
The Story of Bottle Hill
The Salmon of Knowledge
Making Saint Brigid's Crosses
The Soul Traps
An Interview with Nessie
Saint Patrick's Day puzzle & crafts for kids
Saint Patrick from Slave to Saint
The White Trout
The Bewitched Kerry Cow
Fri, Nov 3, 2017
Instructions of King Cormac, King of Cashel
Be not too wise, nor too foolish
Be not too conceited, nor diffident
Be not too haughty, nor too humble
Be not too talkative, nor too silent
Be not too hard, nor too feeble.
If you be too wise, men will expect too much of you
If you be too foolish, you will be deceived
If you be conceited, you will be thought difficult
If you be too humble, you will be without honour
If you be too talkative, you will not be heeded
If you be silent, you will not be regarded
If you be too hard, you will be broken
If you be too feeble, you will be crushed.
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"No man ever wore a cravat as nice, as his own child's arm around his neck."
- Irish Proverb
A children's book with much wider appeal. Accented with charming, simple, cartoon-style illustrations, the book tells the story of St. Patrick, including legends and folklore about the saint along with his actual history. Although definitely geared towards children, And God Blessed the Irish can teach even adults.
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