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Published by Sleeping Bear Press in Ann Arbor, MI .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Finn MacCumhaill, -- 3rd cent. -- Legends,
  • Finn MacCool -- Legends,
  • Folklore -- Ireland

Book details:

About the Edition

Irish giant Finn McCool is told that in order to become wise he much catch and eat the salmon that possesses knowledge, but Finn finds that he cannot bring himself to kill the miraculous fish.

Edition Notes

Statementwritten by Eve Bunting ; illustrated by Zachary Pullen.
GenreLegends
ContributionsPullen, Zachary, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.B875 Fi 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23928566M
ISBN 109781585363667
LC Control Number2009036936
OCLC/WorldCa454358474

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Finn McCool All About Finn Finn McCool was a folk hero. Folk heroes are bigger than life. They are able to do fantastic feats that regular people can’t do. Have fun reading the story Finn McCool and the Great Fish. Circle the sentences below that are true about Finn McCool. 1. Finn was the biggest giant in Ireland. 2. Finn has hair the color. Finn McCool and the Great Fish (Myths, Legends, Fairy and Folktales) - Kindle edition by Bunting, Eve, Pullen, Zachary. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Finn McCool and the Great Fish (Myths, Legends, Fairy and Folktales)/5(24).   Finn McCool was a mythological giant, strong and kind, "but not terrible smart a bit of a turnip head." A wise man tells Finn about a great fish that possesses the wisdom of the world. He instructs Finn to catch and eat the fish and the wisdom will be his. Once caught, Finn can't bring himself to kill the great fish after : Eve Bunting. Finn McCool and the Great Fish by Eve Bunting and Zachary Pullen. 10 Total Resources View Text Complexity Submit Text Complexity. Name Pronunciation with Eve Bunting; Name Pronunciation with Zachary Pullen; Grade; ; Genre; Fairy Tales / Folklore; Beginning Reader.

Get this from a library! Finn McCool and the great fish. [Eve Bunting; Zachary Pullen] -- Irish giant Finn McCool is told that in order to become wise he much catch and eat the salmon that possesses knowledge, but Finn finds that he cannot bring himself to kill the miraculous fish. Finn McCool is the largest giant in all of Ireland. He's a fierce warrior, even beating the giant Culcullan and saving Ireland from the Scots. Helpful and kind, he helps the farmers bring in the hay. And everyone in the village of Drumnahoon admires him. "He's the best-hearted man that ever walked on Ireland's green grass.". Finn McCool and the Great Fish (Hardcover) Average rating: 4 out of 5 stars, based on 6 reviews 6 reviews. Finn McCool was a very sweet and kind giant that lived in Ireland. He always helped his neighbors and used his size food good deeds. by far, the highlight of this book - breathtaking in some cases. The story leaves a bit to be 4/5(6).   Finn McCool: And The Great Fish. Bibliographic Information: Bunting, E. ().Finn mccool and the great fish. Ann Arbor, MI: Sleeping Bear Press. Accelerated Reading Level: Synopsis: What would you do if you spotted a friendly giant in Ireland!?This traditional folktale is portrayed using colorful illustrations spread across the entire page.

  K-Gr 3—Finn McCool is one of the real "giants" of Irish mythology. In this story, he is not very bright, but he wishes to know the "secret of wisdom." An old man tells him to catch a red salmon and eat it and then he will have the wisdom. Finn catches the fish but is Brand: Sleeping Bear Press. Finn McCool and the Great Fish (Book): Bunting, Eve: Irish giant Finn McCool is told that in order to become wise he much catch and eat the salmon that possesses knowledge, but Finn finds that he cannot bring himself to kill the miraculous fish. The prose and poetry of Eve Bunting, Irish native and children’s book author, bring the magic and mystery, character and culture of the Emerald Isle to vivid life. Finn McCool and the Great Fish: Finn McCool is the largest giant in all of Ireland. He’s a fierce warrior, even beating the giant Culcullan and saving Ireland from the Scots. All WCPL locations are closed until further notice. During this time you will not be able to place new holds on physical materials. If you have holds on the shelf, they will be held until we reopen.