Una Leavy

Una Leavy has written many books for children. She works as a primary school teacher in County Mayo.

Una Leavy was born in Charlestown, Co. Mayo. She has been writing since early childhood. A primary school teacher by profession, she is married to Lorcán and they have six children. Her writing includes poetry, articles and short stories which have been published in various magazines and periodicals. Much of her work has been for children and to date she has published seven books with the O'Brien Press.

  • Molly's Night Out
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  • No Shoes for Tom
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Deirdre agus an Fear Bréige

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No Shoes for Tom

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A Garden for Tom

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Barry's New Bed

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Bróga Thomáis

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