Once Upon A Place
15 Oct. 2015
A collection of eleven short stories and six poems by Ireland's top children's writers, edited by Laureate Eoin Colfer (author of Artemis Fowl) with illustrations by world-renowned artist PJ Lynch.
Each of the stories and poems is based around the theme of place, being set or inspired by a particular location within Ireland.
'Rarely does one find such a rainbow of outstanding talent in one little book, one truly exceptional anthology.’ — The Sunday Independent
‘This is my laureate project with a general aim of connecting today’s screen-centric youngsters to the magic of the country they live in and its rich artistic heritage,’ says Eoin Colfer.
Contributors include: Eoin Colfer, Roddy Doyle, Derek Landy, Siobhan Parkinson, Paula Leyden, John Connolly Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick, Oisin McGann, Jane Mitchell, Sarah Webb, Jim Sheridan, Enda Wyley, Pat Boran, Seamus Cashman, Mark Granier, Geraldine Mills, Kate Newmann.