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Author and historian Morgan Llywelyn was born in New York City to Irish parents. As a teenager, she moved to Texas and by the age of sixteen was showing horses at championship levels throughout the United States. She made the shortlist for the United States Olympic Team in Dressage in 1976, but did not make the team. She also modeled for Neiman-Marcus and was a dance instructor for Arthur Murray. She writes historical novels that deal with her Celtic roots and is recognized as an expert in early Irish history and folklore. Her first novel was The Wind from Hastings, but she is better known for her second novel Lion of Ireland: The Legend of Brian Boru, which was published in 1980 and has never been out of print. In 1990, she started writing for children and young adults. She won the 1991 Irish Children's Book Trust Bisto Award for Brian Boru and the 1993 Bisto Award in the Historical Fiction category and the 1993 Reading Association of Ireland Award for Strongbow: The Story of Richard and Aoife. She also writes short stories and has co-authored two fantasy novels with Michael Scott. She currently lives in Ireland. (Bowker Author Biography) Morgan Llywelyn is the bestselling author of Lion of Ireland, Brian Boru: Emperor of the Irish, 1916, and Druids. She lives in Dublin, Ireland. (Publisher Provided)
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Druids 972 copies, 12 reviews
Lion of Ireland 851 copies, 10 reviews
Red Branch 611 copies, 10 reviews
1916 584 copies, 15 reviews
Finn Mac Cool 558 copies, 4 reviews
The Horse Goddess 385 copies, 1 review
Pride of Lions 371 copies, 1 review
The Elementals 340 copies, 4 reviews
1921 274 copies, 7 reviews
The Last Prince of Ireland 271 copies, 4 reviews
The Wind from Hastings 209 copies, 3 reviews
Irish Magic (4-in-1) (Contributor) 134 copies, 1 review
Etruscans: Beloved of the Gods 121 copies, 2 reviews
Irish Magic II (4-in-1) (Contributor) 115 copies, 3 reviews
The Isles of the Blest 89 copies, 1 review
Brendan 85 copies, 1 review
Ireland: A Graphic History 67 copies, 2 reviews
Pirate Queen 28 copies, 1 review
Star Dancer 10 copies
19 Railway Street (Author) 6 copies
Princess 1 copy
Emerald Magic: Great Tales of Irish Fantasy (Contributor) 304 copies, 5 reviews
Don't Forget Your Spacesuit, Dear (Contributor) 199 copies, 3 reviews
The Crafters (Author, some editions) 154 copies
Magic in Ithkar (Contributor) 148 copies, 1 review
Another Round at the Spaceport Bar (Contributor) 140 copies
Warrior Princesses (Contributor) 138 copies, 1 review
Blessings and Curses (Author) 113 copies
Magic in Ithkar 3 (Contributor) 107 copies
Tapestries: An Anthology (Magic : the Gathering) (Contributor) 80 copies, 1 review
The Day the Magic Stopped (Contributor) 62 copies
The Young Oxford Book of Nightmares (Contributor) 18 copies, 1 review
All Hallow's Eve (Contributor) 13 copies
Goodbye and Hello (Contributor) 9 copies
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