Celtic Night: A Fifteen-Year-Old Girl's Modern Retelling of by Bridget O'Dwyer PDF

By Bridget O'Dwyer

ISBN-10: 1932802940

ISBN-13: 9781932802948

A latest retelling of A Midsummer Night's Dream, this tale of a 15-year-old American girl's event learning in a foreign country within the Irish geographical region borrows parts from Irish folklore and escapist-fantasy fiction. Adjustment to lifestyles with an Irish kinfolk is difficult in the beginning, yet she forges a bond along with her new university buddies whilst, past due one evening, they slip out into the encompassing woods and revel with fairy-like creatures at a mystical marriage ceremony social gathering. genuine settings in eire give you the backdrop for the tale, and the Shakespearean storyline serves good to depict an adolescent's step forward from outsider prestige to club in an enchanted society.

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I’m really hoping to start riding horses while I’m here! I haven’t seen any cute boys yet but I know there are some around here somewhere! I really like my cousin Nora. She’s thirteen and she’s very nice. As soon as I start taking pictures I’ll send them over. I haven’t needed my raincoat yet and I look at pictures of you every day! Now that I’ve filled you in I have to go. I miss you loads and I’ll talk to you soon! Love you! HaileysComet32: Love you and miss you too! Have fun! XW Polarbear99: Love you so much!

There should be a book or something, like, Irish Lingo for Beginners. I thought about what she had just said for a while. Good crack. What did that mean? After I contemplated the statement, and of course didn’t get anywhere, Jack called the three of us downstairs for dinner. We had chicken and chips, known to me as French fries. After dinner Grainne, Aisling, and I walked down to Biddy’s house. It had been two days since I had been down to see anyone. Unfortunately for me, Declan and a couple of his friends were outside playing hurling on the green.

I love it! I can’t get enough of it! ” They all laughed at me. “My father told me the chocolate in America is rotten. Ye don’t even have Cadbury Chocolate,” Kiara said. All the girls at the table gasped. “I don’t know what I would do without Cadbury,” Sinead exclaimed stuffing a piece of a bar of chocolate in her mouth at that very moment. As we continued with our lunches I asked them about what they did on the weekends. “Some weekends we’ll go out to this nightclub called the Ragg,” Kate said.

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