Readings for St Patrick’s Day

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DB 65753  “Plum Lucky:  A Stephanie Plum Novel” by Janet  Evanovich

Stephanie’s grandmother finds a bag of money on St. Patrick’s Day and hightails it to Atlantic City.  She is followed by a leprechaun-like thief and by Stephanie and her fellow bounty hunters.  They must win the money back to save a ransomed horse.

DB 56297  ”Irish Mist:  a Nuala Anne McGrail Novel”  by Andrew Greeley

Irish Singer Nuala Anne and her husband travel to Ireland from Chicago for a charity concert.  While there, she has visions of the 1927 murder of an Irish nationalist and stays to investigate the mystery.

DB 68852  “The Irish Americans:  A History” by Jay P. Dolan

DB 71845  “Leprechaun in Late Winter:  Magic Tree House Book 43″ by Mary Pope Osborne

This Irish historical adventure is for grades 2 -4.

DB 69056  “The King with Horses’s Ears and Other Irish Folktales” by Batt Burns

These thirteen tales are for grades 4-7 and older readers.

DB 72592  “A Pot o’ Gold:  A Treasury of Irish Stories, Poetry, Folklore, and (of course) Blarney” by Kathleen Krull

This is for grades 4-7 and older readers.