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Glorious Goddesses of Ancient Ireland Karen Ward, Illustrated by Paula McGloin | Beehive Books

Release Date03/11/2022
PublisherBeehive Books

A beautifully illustrated children’s book celebrating nine Irish goddesses. The goddesses depict a diverse range of ages, shapes and sizes, each with incredible stories: Áine, Aisling, Boann, Brigid, Danu, Ériu, Gráinne, the Cailleach and the Morrigan. Written in an accessible style with fascinating facts and amusing tales, this book will appeal to a wide range of readers.

‘If you’re looking for an introduction to Irish goddesses for children (or adults), this strikingly illustrated book is perfect. It includes some well- known goddesses such as Brigid and Gráinne and also lesser-known ones like Boann and Danu.’

Sarah Webb, writer and children’s book reviewer

‘An enchanting and delightful read, Glorious Goddesses showcases the most magnificent artwork alongside fascinating tales.’

Tarsila Krüse, award-winning children’s book illustrator

‘Glorious Goddesses celebrates the incredible stories of Irish goddesses from Áine to the Morrigan. With striking illustrations and fascinating text, this important book is one to treasure.’

Donal Logue, actor, writer and producer