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Luck of the Irish

titles featuring Irish or Irish American characters
or based upon Irish folktales

Young Adult
Ashes of Roses - Mary Jane Auch
See You Down the Road - Kim Ablon Whitney

Juvenile Fiction
Radical Red - James Duffy
Maggie's Door - Patricia Reilly Giff
Nory Ryan's Song - Patricia Reilly Giff
The Grave - James Heneghan
Secrets On 26th Street - Elizabeth McDavid Jones
Mandie and Mollie & the Angel's Visit - Lois Gladys Leppard
Land of Promise - Joan Lowery Nixon
Anson's Way - Gary D. Schmidt
How I Survived the Irish Famine: The Journal of Mary O'Flynn - Laura Wilson

Picture Books
Fair, Brown & Trembling: An Irish Cinderella Story - Jude Daly
Lucky O'Leprechaun Comes to American - Jana Dillon
The Leprechaun's Gold - Pamela Duncan Edwards
Katie's Wish - Barbara Shook Hazen
Mary McLean and the St. Patrick's Day Parade - Steven Kroll
The Black Prince - Marianna Mayer

The Irish Famine: The Birth of Irish America - Tony Allan
Black Potatoes: The Story of the Great Irish Famine, 1845-1850 - Susan Campbell Bartoletti
Ireland - Jean F. Blashfield
The Story of Ireland - Richard Brassey & Stewart Ross
Northern Ireland - Mary Jane Cahill
The Irish Cinderlad - Shirley Climo
The Selkie Girl - Susan Cooper
Fin M'Coul: The Giant of Knockmany Hill - Tomie dePaola
Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato: An Irish Folktale - Tomie dePaola
Jamie O'Rourke and the Pooka - Tomie dePaola
Northern Ireland: Peace In Our Time? - Ted Gottfried
Billy Beg and His Bull: An Irish Tale - Ellin Greene
Kate Culhane, a Ghost Story - Michael Hague
The Names Upon the Harp, Irish Myth and Legend - Marie Heaney
Saint Patrick and the Peddler - Margaret Hodges
From Famine to Fame: The Irish In America - Ruth Holland
The Irish American Family Album - Dorothy & Thomas Hoobler
The Easter Rising - Richard Killeen
Feed the Children First: Irish Memories of the Great Hunger - Mary E. Lyons
The Children of Lir - Sheila MacGill-Callahan
The Last Snake In Ireland: A Story About St. Patrick - Sheila MacGill-Callahan
Brigid's Cloak: An Ancient Irish Story - Bryce Milligan
The Prince of Ireland and the Three Magic Stallions - Bryce Milligan
The St. Patrick's Day Shillelagh - Janet Nolan
Tales for the Telling: Irish Folk & Fairy Stories - Edna O'Brien
Irish Immigrants, 1840-1920 - Megan O'Hara
Finn Mac Cool and the Small Men of Deeds - Pat O'Shea
Irish Americans - Janet Riehecky
Brave Margaret: An Irish Adventure - Robert D. San Souci
Clever Tom and the Leprechaun: An Old Irish Story - Linda Shute
Mrs. McCool and the Giant Cuhullin: An Irish Tale - Jessica Souhami
Whuppity Stoorie - John Warren Stewig
The IRA and England - Heather Lehr Wagner
The Irish Americans - J.F. Watts

Across a Dark and Wild Sea - Don Brown
Patrick: Patron Saint of Ireland - Tomie dePaola
The Pirate Queen - Emily Arnold McCully
Saint Patrick - Ann Tompert

titles last updated July 1, 2006

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