St. Patrick's Day Amazing Books for Kids and Adults

St. Patrick's Day Amazing Books for Kids and Adults

Learn the history and culture after the day of St. Patrick's. This bibliography includes non-fiction and historical accounts in Ireland and children's books to be read together that will bring this holiday to life. 

The Night Before St. Patrick’s Day (Natasha Wing)

The Night Before St. Patrick's Day Kindle Edition book
The Night Before St. Patrick's Day Kindle

The night before St. Patrick, while Tim and Maureen are so alert they set traps to catch a leprechaun! When they wake up the next morning to hear their father playing with the tapes and the smell of their mother cooking raw eggs, they are shocked to find that they are actually holding a leprechaun. But will they be able to find his golden pot?

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The Princes of Ireland (Edward Rutherfurd)

Princes of Ireland The Dublin Saga St. Patrick's Day book
Princes of Ireland The Dublin Saga 


The Princesses of Ireland, a panorama swept immersed in tragedy and glory in Ireland, exemplifies the power and richness of Edward Rutherfurd's storytelling.

The saga begins in the nation's pre-Christian Ireland during the reign of Tara's fierce and powerful High Kings, with the stories of two lovers, the prince Conall and the rebellious Deirdre, whose ingenious work echoes the ancient Celtic myth of Cuchulainn. From that thrilling beginning, Rutherfurd takes the audience on a journey that has been hailed for centuries. Through the lovely stories of unforgettable characters (druids and princes, monks and traffickers, noblewomen and farm women, merchants and soldiers, rebels and cowards) we see Ireland through the largest city.

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Time Pieces (John Banville)

Time Pieces A Dublin Memoir St. Patrick's Day book
Time Pieces A Dublin Memoir 

From the world-renowned author and Man Booker Prize-winning, The Sea and the mysteries of Benjamin Black comes the evocative memory that occurs through the author's memory, experience, and thoughts of Dublin.

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The Gingerbread Man and the Leprechaun Loose at School (Laura Murray)

The Gingerbread Man and the Leprechaun Loose at School St. Patrick's Day book
The Gingerbread Man and the Leprechaun Loose at School 

The deceptive, deceptive Leprechaun turns things upside down in school, and the Gingerbread Man is determined to catch her and stop her from making further trouble. . . . Praising the attention of all the funny and familiar tricks that teachers do on Patrick's Day (green toilet water, footpaths, and dirty rooms) this book will definitely delight readers of all ages. . . Reading aloud and having fun.

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Mr. Mischief and the Leprechaun (Adam Hargreaves)

Mr. Mischief and the Leprechaun (Mr. Men and Little Miss) St. Patrick's Day book
Mr. Mischief and the Leprechaun (Mr. Men and Little Miss)

Mr. Mischief is known for playing everyone, so when he plays tricks in the morning, he wonders who's up against him. Turns out its Leprechaun! Mr. Mischief and Leprechaun decided to join the army. The poor Mr. Men and Little Misses await more surprises! But when Leprechaun convinced Mr. Mischief to dig a hole at the end of the rainbow princess.

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My Irish Tabl (Cathal Armstrong and David Hagedorn)

My Irish Table Recipes from the Homeland and Restaurant Eve A Cookbook St. Patrick's Day book
My Irish Table Recipes from the Homeland and Restaurant Eve A Cookbook

Cathal Armstrong's cookbook contains 130 recipes depicting modern Irish currency, as well as stories about Armstrong's journey from Dublin to Washington, DC, and became a world-renowned four-star chef, owner of seven successful food and beverage centers, and a leader in food movement sustainability .

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A Course Called Ireland (Tom Coyne)

A Course Called Ireland A Long Walk in Search of a Country, a Pint, and the Next Tee St. Patrick's Day book
A Course Called Ireland A Long Walk in Search of a Country, a Pint, and the Next Tee
 
The Irish Course is the story of a national golf course, spending 16 weeks playing all over the coast of Ireland. Along the way, he looks at his family's roots, discovers that the once poor country has been transformed by an economic crisis, and discovers that the only thing harder to escape than the Irish sands are Irish companies.

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A Fine St. Patrick’s Day (Susan Wojciechowski)

A Fine St. Patrick's Day  book
A Fine St. Patrick's Day

In rival cities of Tralee and Tralah, the annual St. Every year, Ithalah defeats Tralee. This year, however, little Fiona Riley has a great idea that will help Tralee win the competition for sure. But no city is ever forgetting the arrival of a stranger - a funny little man with sharp ears and boots full of weights - who will turn the race upside down!

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The Confession of Saint Patrick (John Skinner)

Confession Of Saint Patrick(Paperback) - 1998 Edition St. Patrick's Day book
Confession Of Saint Patrick(Paperback)

Apart from being known as the saint who ruled Ireland, nothing else is best known for Santa Patrick. This memoir, written in the early fifth century, and short by modern standards, is nevertheless an impressive work in its view of the life of an interested person, and an inspiration to the evidence of its faith.

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How the Irish Saved Civilization (Thomas Cahill)

How the Irish Saved Civilization The Untold Story of Irelands Heroic Role From the Fall of Rome to the Rise of Medieval Europe St. Patrick's Day  book
How the Irish Saved Civilization The Untold Story 

The perfect gift for the day of St.Every year millions of Americans celebrate St. Patrick, but they may not know that St. What influence did Patrick have on the next history of civilization? Not only did he bring Christianity to Ireland, he instilled a sense of literacy and literacy that created conditions that allowed Ireland to be an “island of saints and scholars” - and thus preserved Western culture while Europe was still full of foreigners.

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Dubliners (James Joyce)

Dubliners Centennial Edition (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)  St. Patrick's Day book
Dubliners Centennial Edition (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

The Dubliners of James Joyce is a vivid and unmistakable portrait of the "dirty Dublin beloved" in the late 20th century. These fifteen stories, including the unforgettable ones like "Araby," "Grace," and "The Dead," penetrate the center of Joyce's hometown, capture the dynamics of Dubliners' speech and reveal the real evil truth and inner life.

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Elmo’s Lucky Day (Sesame Street) (Andrea Posner-Sanchez)

Elmo's Lucky Day (Sesame Street) (Sesame Street Board Books) St. Patrick's Day  book
Elmo's Lucky Day (Sesame Street)

St. Patrick and Elmo want everyone on Sesame Street to celebrate. There are a beef and cabbage dinner on the corner, a big Irish kick dance, a fun holiday show, and a leprechaun hunt! Boys and girls aged 2 to 5 will enjoy this St. Patrick's Day, which will feature their favorite characters on Sesame Street, including Elmo, Grover, Cookie Monster, Julia, Abby, and Big Bird.

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The Harp of Kings (Juliet Marillier)

The Harp of Kings (Warrior Bards) St. Patrick's Day  book
The Harp of Kings (Warrior Bards)

Eighteen-year-old Liobhan is a dynamic musician and a prolific whistleblower. His brother has a very hard-hearted melody, and he is a rare talent with a harp. But Liobhan's burning desire is to join the elite team on Swan Island. He and his brother trained there to compete for positions and found themselves joining the machines while the election was about to take place. Their unique combination of skills prepares them for this particular task, which requires disguise as a tour guide. Swan Island trains heroes and spies.

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Jack and the Leprechaun (Ivan Robertson)

Jack and the Leprechaun (Pictureback(R) St. Patrick's Day  book
Jack and the Leprechaun (Pictureback(R)

St. Patrick, while Jack Mouse visited his cousin Sean in Ireland. Sean tells Jack the story of the leprechauns, and Jack is determined to catch himself!

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Leprechaun in Late Winter (Mary Pope Osborne)

Leprechaun in Late Winter (Magic Tree House Merlin Missions Book 15)  St. Patrick's Day  book
Leprechaun in Late Winter

Jack and Annie are on a mission to find (and encourage!) Talented people. During this time, Jack and Annie meet an Irish girl and perform a magical drama that transforms the girl's life - she grows up to be Lady Gregory, who helped restore Irish mythology, started a theater, and helped the Irish people regain their heritage and pride.

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The Last Four Days of Paddy Buckley (Jeremy Massey)

The Last Four Days of Paddy Buckley St. Patrick's Day  book
The Last Four Days of Paddy Buckley

A dark and unexpected novel about a Dublin undertaker who finds himself on the wrong side of an Irish crowd. Paddy Buckley is a grief-stricken widower who has worked for Gallagher’s for a long time, which has long - some say best - funeral home in Dublin. One night as he is driving home after an unexpected encounter with a customer, Paddy hits a pedestrian crossing the street. He approaches and gets out of his car, intent on doing the right thing. As she bends over to help the man, she sees him. By Donon Cullen, the brother of one of Dublin's most famous terrorists. And she is dead.

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When the Irish Invaded Canada (Christopher Klein)

When the Irish Invaded Canada The Incredible True Story of the Civil War Veterans Who Fought for Ireland's Freedom St. Patrick's Day  book
When the Irish Invaded Canada 

Where Irish Attaded Canada is the indescribable legend of an Irish people who love their country and their chapter in the Irish war for freedom. Funny, healthy, and often undeniable, this is a matter of fighting for what is right when faced with impossible challenges.

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