Leprechaun on the Loose by Annette Kelleher
  

Leprechaun on the Loose

Written by Annette Kelleher
Illustrated by Phillip Morrison

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Synopsis

Leprechaun on the Loose by Annette Kelleher

Biddy Blatherskate is fed up with wet weather and minding her father's gold. When a young Australian boy, Corey, visiting Ireland stumbles on her treasure, she's willing to do a deal in exchange for a chance to visit Australia. Her father's gold for Corey's passport! But leprechauns and humans don't mix - not without a heap of trouble for all concerned! Sunburnt and in hiding, Biddy is soon fed up with Australia too. Meanwhile, Corey tries to spend the gold, but it's not legal tender. Biddy heads back to Ireland to retrieve her father's treasure, but she's lost Corey's passport. No passport means no gold! Things are looking grim for Biddy and Corey. This is Red Flag number 7 .

Reviews

'One of the real treasures on the market this year.'

'A delightful and imaginative romp.'

About the Author

Annette Kelleher was born in Kenmare, Co Kerry, in 1950 and emigrated to Australia in 1978. Her other books include Noodles on Our Ceiling, Seaweed in Our Soup, Pet 4 Elvin and Pumpkin Head is Dead! She is married, with four children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
112 pages
Interest Age: 8+

Author

Annette Kelleher
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Publisher

O'Brien Press Ltd

Publication date

1st September 2001

ISBN

9780862787295

Publisher Profile

O'Brien Press Ltd is an imprint of O'Brien

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The O'Brien Press is Ireland's leading general publisher of both adult and children's books. Our list covers a huge range, including biography, humour, photography, history, art, fiction, politics, cookery, sport, music, memoir, true crime and travel and we are constantly expanding into new and exciting areas.

Publisher's Website

www.obrien.ie


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