Most widely held works about Morgan Llywelyn
Most widely held works by Morgan Llywelyn
1916 by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
24 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,543 libraries worldwide
A novel on Ireland's 1916 Easter Rising, which led to the country's independence from Britain. The protagonist is a schoolboy whose nationalism is awakened by his headmaster, a revolutionary poet. The boy joins in the fighting on the barricades. By the author of Pride of Lions.
Druids by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
20 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,356 libraries worldwide
As the Druids realize their destiny, Anivar the Traveler, destined to lead his people, must join forces with the warrior prince Vercingetorix in order to deny Caesar total victory.
The horse goddess by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and held by 1,258 libraries worldwide
The adventures and exploits of Epona--who flees her Celtic trible with the Scythian warrior, Kazhak, and battles the menacing Shapechanger--shape the legends that make her a goddess.
The last prince of Ireland : a novel by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 1,207 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the tragic story of O'Sullivan's march remembers the bravery and strength of the Irish in 1601, when, led by Gaelic princes, they were forced to flee their two thousand-year-old home to escape an invasion of the English army.
Grania : she-king of the Irish seas by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,180 libraries worldwide
An authentic re-creation of sixteenth-century Ireland provides the backdrop for the saga of real-life Irish chieftain Grace O'Malley, who took part in a lifelong struggle against England's Queen Elizabeth I.
Finn Mac Cool by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 1,179 libraries worldwide
Set in Ireland in the 3rd Century AD, this is the story of Finn Mac Cool, a legendary knight who became chief of police to King Cormac Mac Airt. The king has a beautiful daughter and both Mac Cool and his son fall in love with her.
Bard, the odyssey of the Irish by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 1,162 libraries worldwide
A fascinating evocation of a world all but lost in the mists of time-the ancient world of the Celts of the fourth century B.C.
1921 by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,131 libraries worldwide
The life of Irish journalist, Henry Mooney, who struggles to report fairly on the failed 1916 Rising, the creation of the Irish Free State, and the Irish Civil War.
Pride of lions by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 1,127 libraries worldwide
In the 10th Century, two half-brothers vie for the crown of Ireland after the death of their father. The hero, Donough, is driven out by the machinations of Teigue. Now, Donough's only hope is to seek an alliance with the King of England through marriage. But is he willing to sacrifice his true love? By the author of Lion of Ireland.
1949 : a novel of the Irish Free State by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 976 libraries worldwide
Continuing the chronicle of the Irish fight for independence, idealistic Ursula rebels against the repressive Catholic state when she bears a child out of wedlock and runs her family farm in a neutral part of the country.
Red Branch by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 976 libraries worldwide
The greener shore : a novel of the druids of Hibernia by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 939 libraries worldwide
As druids in Celtic Gaul, they had been the harmonious soul of their tribe. But when Julius Caesar and his army invaded and conquered their homeland, the great druid Ainvar and his clan fled for their lives, taking with them the ancient knowledge. Guided by a strange destiny, they found themselves drawn to a green island at the very rim of the world: Hibernia, home of the Gael.
Lion of Ireland : the legend of Brian Boru by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 879 libraries worldwide
This story, set in medieval Ireland, tells about the legendary deeds of Brian Boru.
The wind from Hastings by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
14 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 875 libraries worldwide
After the death of Prince Griffith of Wales, Aldith is forced to marry King Harold, who wants to strengthen his claim on the throne.
1972 : a novel of Ireland's unfinished revolution by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 796 libraries worldwide
Barry Halloran finds his patriotic involvement with the IRA challenged by his newfound aversion to weapons, a belief he is forced to act upon in the face of escalating Irish Catholic oppression that culminates in the Bloody Sunday conflict.
The elementals by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 766 libraries worldwide
The ongoing tale of humanity's turbulent relationship with the Earth told in segments by various elements with an ecological warning regarding the near future.
Brendán by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 762 libraries worldwide
This is the story of Saint Brendán the Navigator, whose legendary quest to find the Isle of the Blessed is one of the most remarkable and enduring of early Christian tales. Llywelyn's imaginative retelling of the legend is a story of truth and transcendence, of inner strength and daily discipline, and a story of towering faith.
Etruscans by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 710 libraries worldwide
As the Etruscan empire begins to fade, a young noblewoman is violated by a rogue supernatural being, becomes pregnant, and bears a child who will change history.
1999 : a novel of the Celtic tiger and the search for peace by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 672 libraries worldwide
A novel of the Troubles documented by photojournalist Barry Halloran.
Silverhand by Morgan Llywelyn ( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 634 libraries worldwide
In a fantasy land a boy is orphaned by the forces of chaos. Subsequently he is attacked by werewolves who chew off his hand. He is rescued by monks who make him a silver hand, giving him the power to fight chaos. By the authors of Last Prince of Ireland and Tales of the Bard.
Adaptations Aldgyth,--consort of Gruffydd ab Llewelyn, King of Wales,--d. 1063 Amergin (Legendary character) America Bards and bardism Brendan,--Saint, the Voyager,--ca. 483-577 Brian,--King of Ireland,--926-1014 British Celts Christian saints Cuchulain (Legendary character) Demonstrations Discovery and exploration, Irish Druids and Druidism Easter Rising (Ireland : 1916) Europe Europe--Gaul Fantasy Fantasy fiction Fiction Finn MacCumhaill,--3rd cent Global warming Gruffydd ab Llewelyn,--King of Wales,--d. 1063 Harold,--King of England,--1022?-1066 Heroes Historical fiction Historical fiction History Ireland Ireland--Dublin Ireland--Ulster Journalists Kings and rulers Legends Middle Ages Mythology, Celtic Northern Ireland--Derry O'Malley, Grace,--1530?-1603? O'Sullivan Beare, Donal Cam,--1560-1618 Photographers Political fiction Political fiction Political violence Rome Single mothers Tales Women Women farmers Women pirates Women revolutionaries