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Finn mac Cool Sightings

  • The Boyhood Deeds of Finn 1099 - 1199

    This book dishes about all of Finn's mischievous deeds as a kid. It covers his heroic doings from a young age—perfect for a hero-to-be.

  • The Colloquy of the Elders 1099 - 1199

    Ancient Ireland meets Christianity in this story when Finn's son Oisin takes a road trip across the Emerald Isle with St. Patrick.

  • Cath Finntrágha 1399 - 1499

    In this anonymous story, Finn faces off against one of his most formidable foes—the King of the World.

  • The Pursuit of Diarmaid and Grainne 1499 - 1599

    In this story, Finn is off and running, chasing down his ex-friend and his fiancée after they betray him.

  • The Poems of Ossian 1699 - 1799

    Finn's son—Oisin or Ossian—tells his own story through the voice of poet James MacPherson.

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