Published by Futa Fata
Written/Composed by Tadhh Mac Dhonnagáin and John Ryan
Illustrations by Tarsila Krüse (Cover and Autumn)
Brian Fitzgerald (Summer)
Christina O’Donovan (Spring)
Jennifer Farley (Winter)
Musicians: Kathleen Chualáin
Children from Connemara & Scoil Sailearna
ISBN 978-1-910945 21-6
Age 3 – 7

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FUTA FATA

Bliain na nAmhrán!

Bliain na nAmhrán is a beautiful book is accompanied by a CD with fun songs about the four seasons of the year.
From the blooming of spring, through the joys of summer and the coziness of autumn, all the way to the playfulness of winter, the lyrics from the songs are beautiful and fun! A thoroughly entertaining experience!

“This sumptuous illustrated collection of songs in Irish invites young and old audiences to celebrate the seasons and the natural world. Accompanied by a CD and beautifully illustrated by a team of accomplished illustrators, this multimedia collection offers a special aesthetic experience.”
The Irish Times
“The book is a jewel in itself! Futa Fata is renowned for excellence picturebooks, and in this one, a specific artist illustrates each season: Christina O’Donavan (spring), Brian Fitzgerald (summer), Tarsila Krüse (autumn) and Jennifer Farley (winter).

The book offers humor and affection in the songs – they appeal greatly to the young and old. The book is very suitable for schools as well as families with children learning Irish at home.”

Aonghus Ó Halmhain, Gobblefunked