St. Patrick's Day Picture Books
Fun picture book read-alouds to help celebrate St. Patrick's Day.
Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato: An Irish Folktale
by Tomie dePaola
Saints preserve us! Just when his poor wife's back gives out, lucky Jamie O'Rourke — the laziest man in all of Ireland — traps himself a leprechaun, from whom he wins a single wish. What does Jamie wish for? All the potatoes he can eat.Read More
Fluffy's Lucky Day
Series: Hello Reader
by Kate McMullan Illustrated by Mavis Smith
Fluffy's off on another wacky adventure in this new easy reader about everyone's favorite classroom guinea pig. This time he's in green, green Ireland. He meets a leprechaun who takes him to a field where a pot of gold is buried.Read More
Brave Margaret: An Irish Adventure
by Robert D. San Souci Illustrated by Sally Wern Comport
Margaret has a brave heart. She dreams of adventure and longs to travel to distant lands, so when a tall ship appears in the harbor, headed north to the Kingdoms of the Cold, Margaret won't be left behind.