Born into slavery more than 1500 years ago, Brigid stood against powerful rulers to become an outstanding leader of men and women. Her beauty was such that she could have married into wealth and position but she chose to follow her own path against the wished of those who tried to control her. Brigid was fearless and by following her destiny achieved greatness.
Includes instructions on how to make a St. Brigid’s Cross.
A simple, informative and engaging way of learning about some of Ireland’s most exciting tales.
“The In a Nutshell Series is a wonderful way to introduce children to some of Ireland’s best-loved myths and legends, it’s a history lesson, yes, but a fun, colourful one, and the witty tone means it will appeal to mums and dads too. Highly recommended” – Mothers & Babies magazine, Irish Independent