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St. Patrick's Day Books

St. Patrick's Day Book Recommendations for kids grades preschool to 5th grade...

Fin M’Coul: The Giant of Knockmany Hill
by Tomie De Paola

A Fine St. Patrick’s Day
by Susan Wojciechowski

Fluffy's Lucky Day
by Kate Mcmullan

Hooray for St. Patrick's Day
by Joan Holub

Jack and the Leprechaun
by Ivan Robertson

Jamie O’Rourke and the Pooka
by Tomie De Paola

Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato
by Tomie De Paola

A Leprechaun's St. Patrick's Day

by Sarah Kirwan Blazek

Look What Came from Ireland
by Miles Harvey

O'Sullivan's Stew
by Hudson Talbott

Patrick, Patron Saint of Ireland
by Tomie De Paola

St. Patrick's Day
by Gail Gibbons

St. Patrick's Day Alphabet
by Beverly Barras Vidrine

St. Patrick's Day in the Morning

by Eve Bunting (Jan Brett, illustrator)

The St. Patrick's Day Shillelagh
by Janet Nolan

Shamrocks, Harps, and Shillelaghs

by Edna Barth

Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk
by Gerald McDermott

The Wearing of the Green: A History of St. Patrick's Day
by Mike Cronin

Grades 3-5

The Great St. Patrick’s Day Flood
by Mildred S. Flaherty
This historical fiction novel is based on the memories of a flood in 1936. Billy and Tommy Flynn discover courage and honor while battling the river as it overflows its banks. The book includes historic photos and flood facts and trivia.

Green with Envy
by Barbara Calamari
Angela wears a new (orange) jacket to school, forgetting it is St. Patrick’s Day.

Shamrocks, Harps & Shillelaghs: The Story of the St. Patrick’s Day Symbols
by Edna Barth

The St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Mystery
by Marion Markham

The St. Patrick’s Day Shillelagh
by Janet Nolan
A story of Irish immigration, family traditions, and heritage, revolving around a shillelagh carved by Fergus as he come to the United States with his family to escape the potato famine.

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