This portrait of a happy summer in Ireland centers around five adventurous children!
Wonderful photos of adventures in the Irish countryside and visits to the beach create an irresistible tale of a life that any child would enjoy hearing about. Their farm includes cats, dogs, horses, and sheep, who all become part of the tale. Ireland’s Catholic tradition is ancient and unique, and these children are part of the latest chapter.
Points of culture are included, such as an explanation of the reason for the ancient description of Ireland as the Isle of Saints and Scholars.
Bonus content includes:
- musical instruments,
- hurling, camogie, and Gaelic football,
- why it is called the island of Saints and Scholars,
- and more!
Book 6 in the Very Young Catholic Series
Author Emily Koczela is a lifelong Catholic, mother of six, and grandmother of fourteen (so far). Her travels have taken her to Mass in more than a dozen countries. She wrote this series to delight and inspire children by introducing them to their brothers and sisters around the world.
87 pages with full-color photographs throughout