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5th Oct 2022
to 1st Oct 2023

Age Range
9-12 and/or 13-18

Roscommon Library

Abbey St

The Cave of Cats

Annmarie Murray, Roscommon based author and illustrator will write her second book about The Cave of Cats, Tulsk, Roscommon. Cruachan was the home to a lot of folklore and history. This book will explore the stories and history of Crauchan and in particular the Cave of Cats (Gates to Hell) and its significant connection with an Samhain and Halloween.

Annmarie will hope to launch the book early October 2023 at Roscommon Library and at Rathcroghan Visitor centre. (There will be two launches)

Annmarie’s previous book ‘The Burning of Knockcroghery’ can be seen here:

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