The Chieftain's Daughter
Written by Sam McBratney
Illustrated by Noel Monahan
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The Chieftain's Daughter by Sam McBratneyNew edition of the well-loved children's book by Sam McBratney. A young boy fostered with a remote Irish tribe 1500 years ago becomes involved with local feuds, with the ideas of the wandering Christian missionary, and with his beloved Frann - the Chieftain's daughter. A strong story told in simple language which brings you back to Irish tribal times.
One of the best and most perceptive writers for young people
'A complex and moving story'
'The characters are so real that even when you put the book down, you find yourself still living in the fifth century.'
's Way Woman's Way 'Sam McBratney brings the fifth century vividly and startlingly to life.'
'Top ten Irish books from cradle to college, recommended by Celia Keenan'
About the Author
More books by Sam McBratney
31st October 1993
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