Three young children move into an old, rundown house where they are amazed to meet Magic Murphy, a nine-inch tall leprechaun, living in an old oak tree at the bottom of their garden. Through the power of Murphy's magic, they embark on a journey they could never imagine in their wildest dreams. Come with Susan, Mark and Steven as they discover that magical worlds do exist - you only have to believe !
When the full moon is tinged with green it's known as a Hoonraki Moon when Leprechauns from around the world gather at the Riddle Tree, which gives forth three clues which lead to the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. It is on such a moonlight night that Murphy takes the three children with him to the enchanted world of Rakidom. The Pure in Heart Gruins, Moragan the Witch, Ramagor the Dragon and Magic add to the adventure, Murphy the hero is forced to choose between the pot of gold and saving the lives of the children.
16 full page highly detailed pictures and additional graphics inside (by leading children's illustrator Maciej Zajac)
14 Chapters each ideal for reading to children (76 pages in the printed edition)
SPECIAL KINDLE FEATURES: Free SAmple Download, Text to Speach enables audio book features, Interactive Table of Contents, Lending Allowed, Use on Multiple Devices allowed.
Book class keywords: BISAC JUV037000 JUVENILE FICTION Fantasy & Magic, Adventure, Legends, Monsters
As with other great writers, Sheila Helliwell was persuaded to make the stories she wrote for her own children available for others to enjoy, she creates a magical world that children are able to cross into.
This gripping series is suitable for five to eleven years (subject reading age). They are split into short chapters, making it ideal for reading aloud and encouraging children reading on their own.
You will find more about The Murphy Stories series at the end of this book.