The Secret of Kells
Based on the Film The Secret of Kells
O’Brien Press 2009
Written in English
There is huge excitement at the monastery in Kells when the famous illuminator, Aiden of Iona, arrives with his cat Pangur Ban. The orphaned twelve-year-old monk, Brendan, is drawn to the book and desperately want to help Aiden. He ventures into the forest where he encounters faeries, monsters, Vikings and more!
This novel brings to life the fictionalized story of Brendan, a young monk in the monastery of Kells and his part in the completion of one of the world’s most famous and treasured books, The Book of Kells.