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Lion of Ireland

the legend of Brian Boru

by Morgan Llywelyn

  • 179 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Brian, King of Ireland, 926-1014 -- Fiction.,
    • Middle Ages -- Fiction.,
    • Ireland -- History -- To 1172 -- Fiction.,
    • Ireland -- Kings and rulers -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMorgan Llywelyn.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.L7952 Li, PS3562.L94 Li
      The Physical Object
      Pagination522 p. :
      Number of Pages522
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4417671M
      ISBN 100395285887
      LC Control Number79021768


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The Lion of Ireland by Morgan Llywelyn is a keeper. She keeps the readers interest by an every changing dynamic in the story as we see Brian go from the youngest of 12 sons to the Ard Ri or High King of ALL Ireland. Brian grows up and learns how to take care of his own people.

He also learns and teaches all the different Irish Kingdoms to think /5(). Heck 'Lion of Ireland' has the dubious honour of being my first DNF of IMHO a book that fails so badly on several accounts-characterisation, historical accuracy, writing style, treatment of female characters, etcetera.

Lion of Ireland is the story of/5. Free download or read online Lion of Ireland pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in February 26thand was written by Morgan Llywelyn. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this historical, historical fiction story are Brian Boru,/5. Find books like Lion of Ireland from the world’s largest community of readers.

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Based on the NY Times Bestseller. Lion of Ireland Celtic World of Morgan Llywelyn (Volume 5) “Llywelyn has woven thehistorical tales of her country and its greatest High King into a singlemagnificent book This is an extraordinary biography of a very human man with convincing characterizations and vivid, detailed descriptions”— Author: Morgan Llewelyn.

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I read voraciously, averaging a book a week, and this novel gripped and inspired me like few others since my childhood Rauld Dahls.5/5(5). Set against the barbaric splendors of the tenth century, Lion of Ireland is a story rich in truth and legend-in which friends become deadly enemies, bedrooms turn into battlefields, and dreams of glory are finally fulfilled.

Morgan Llywelyn has written one of the greatest novels of Irish history. Lion of Ireland tells the story of Brian Boru, the greatest king Ireland has ever known, the man who liberated the Irish nation from centuries of Author: Anthony D'alessandro.

"Lion of Ireland" was a national bestseller when it was first published in the early s. Its most notable fan was then-President Ronald Reagan, who traced his own descent from the hero of the book, Brian Boru.

Lion of Ireland - an epic tale by Tony Pickles (WorldCat user published ) Permalink The last time Ireland was united was under one king (a high King called Ard-Ri in celtic) Brian Boru around the year was the golden era of Legends so. The rural 'glamour' of Ireland is vividly depicted and the activity of old Ireland is prevelent.

The strut and klout the Irish had in history is something I am very proud of. This book is also a must read for aspiring leaders and young adults holding true the importance of keeping a 'Little Lion Man' (Mumford&Sons) mindset to conquer any fear 5/5(1).

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We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed them/5. LION OF IRELAND is an exciting historical fiction tale that cleverly blends known facts, legends, and Morgan Llywellyn's wonderful imagination into a great epic tale.

The story line vividly provides a feel for tenth century Ireland without skimping on the action or on character development. Morgan Llywelyn's Lion of Ireland covers the life and kingship of Brian Boru from his early childhood to his death.

She credits him with being the first to bring unity to Ireland. The story is rich with the history of the struggle, although she glosses over military strategy and battles. I liked the story, but I didn't love it%(8). Lion of Ireland (Brian Boru #1) by Morgan Llywelyn Rating details 3, Ratings Reviews Morgan Llywelyn's New York Times bestselling historical classic of the greatest Irish king King.

Warrior. Lover. Brian Boru was stronger, braver, and wiser than all other men--the greatest king Ireland has ever known. The name was changed to Blacklion in honour of a famous coaching inn in the village.

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The Lion of Ireland novel to be adapted into TV series. It will follow the life of the historical Irish High King Brian Boru and his battle against the Vikings and other Irish Kingdoms. Well it's an Irish setting and book and the viking age is one of Ireland's most major highlights.

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The book may be an excellent depiction of the particular and terrible circumstances in which the McCourt family grew up, but it is not an accurate depiction of life in Ireland at the time.

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