This is a beautifully illustrated bi-lingual edition of the story of Saint Brigid’s Cloak, written in English and in Irish and also includes a CD narration of the story in English by Maureen O’Hara. The adaptation of the story is by Gabrielle Bean Uí Dhomhnaill, Illustrations are by Anita Foley and the Irish-language adaptation included in the book is by Éanna Ní Lamhna. Published by Irish Folklore Publications and featuring sponsorship by Magee. Irish Folklore Publications supports the Jack and Jill Foundation.
“In the year 451, a beautiful baby girls was born to parents Broicín and Dubhtach in County Louth in Ireland. They called her Brigid. She grew up to be beautiful and wise, but her kindness was her trademark.”
Written by Gabrielle Bean Uí Dhomhnaill
Irish language translation by Éanna Ní Lamhna
Illustrations by Anita Ní Foghlú
Narrated by Maureen O’Hara
Published by Irish Folklore Publications