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Fiona's Luck

Written by Teresa Bateman & illustrated by Kelly Murphy
Published by Charlesbridge
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An original folktale full of wit, magic, and leprechauns, that is sure to delight for St. Patrick’s Day as well as all year round. The luck of the Irish has waned after the greedy Leprechaun King has taken all the good fortune in Ireland and locked it away. It is up to one cunning girl, Fiona to come up with a plan to get the luck and good tidings back from the leprechauns to help the people of Ireland. Through clever charades, Fiona uses her wit to outsmart the powerful Leprechaun King and restore luck to the Emerald Isle.

Luminous and enchanting illustrations add to the wonder of this original folktale, that is sure to charm readers young and old who are looking for a bit of magic to spark their story time.

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Beautifully illustrated and with the feel of a good, solid Irish folk tale. With the Irish setting and leprechauns, it’s a fun read for St. Patrick’s Day or really any time of year with the message that using your wits is better than relying in luck.

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Who Wrote Fiona's Luck

Teresa Bateman

Teresa Bateman was born in Moscow, Idaho, but moved to Washington State when she was three-years-old and that’s where she has lived most of her life.

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Who Illustrated Fiona's Luck

Kelly Murphy

<b>Kelly Murphy</b> has illustrated many books for children including <i>Masterpiece</i>, <i>Alex and the Amazing Time Machine</i>, and the Nathaniel Fludd, Beastologist books. She lives in Providence, Rhode Island.

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