These intriguing stories, told by Tom...
These intriguing stories, told by Tom Muir,brought to life with charming illustrations by Sheila Faichney, will be enjoyed by readers time and again.
This product is no longer in stock
The Orkney Islands are a place of mystery and magic, where the past meets the present, ancient standing stones walk and burial mounds are the homes of trows.
Orkney Folk Tales walks the reader across invisible islands that are home to fin folk and mermaids, and seals are often more than they appear to be.
Using ancient tales told by the firesides of the Picts and Vikings, storyteller Tom Muir takes the reader on a magical journey where he reveals how the islands were created from the teeth of a monster, how a giant built lochs and hills in his greed for fertile land,and how the waves are controlled by the hand of a goddess.
No customer reviews for the moment.
A classic Orcadian folktale retold for today's young audience.
The folk of Hellihowe live a good life, but one day their mound-dwelling...
The folktales of Orkney gathered together in one book.
Short stories by W.R. Mackintosh.
The colourful tales of old Orkney spring to life in the pages of this...
The only medieval chronicle to have Orkney as the central place of action -...
Viking stories from Tom Muir. With 2 audio CDs.
The collected works of Yesnaby's Master Storyteller, George Marwick.
"The Storm Witch" is a novelette based on fact: Janet Forsyth our main...