‘He found he was staring directly at a leprechaun. The small man was sitting on a little mound of earth beneath the shade of a weeping willow free the young man could feel his heart beginning to pound. He had seen leprechauns a few times before but only from a distance. They were very hard to catch, but if you managed at all to get hold of one…’
Michael Scott’s exciting tales capture all the magic and mystery of Irish stories and he brings Ireland’s dim and distant past to life in his fascinating collection of Irish fairy tails.