Luran and the Mermaid book cover

Title Details

Paperback
September 2021
8.5 x 8.5 inches
32 pages
ISBN 978-1-988747-91-0
$12.99 CA

Ebook
October 2021
EPUB
ISBN 978-1-988747-90-3
$6.99 CA

Luran and the Mermaid

English-language edition

Long ago, the Gaels brought this folktale from the Isle of Barra, Scotland, to Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. A favourite of Cape Breton Gaelic tradition bearer Michael “Mickey” MacNeil, this tale tells the story of Luran, a farmer and fisherman. Luran had cattle, sheep, and horses, and a good boat too. But one thing was bothering him: the fairies kept coming every night and stealing his animals. He didn’t know what to do. But one day when he was out fishing, a mermaid came to his boat…

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