Try forging Queen Elizabeth I's
From the National Portrait Gallery in London to the hills of Ireland, excitement and intrigue follow
Liffey Rivers wherever she goes. Liffey Rivers and the Mystery of the Winking Judge is a gripping read
with a heroine who never loses sight of the ultimately important things - her first solo dress and that
all important Feis!
It's the perfect read for any Irish dancer who can empathize with Liffey's instantly likeable character
and the trials that she faces as it seems that everything is just determined to come between her and
the Beltra feis. This is one to share with your non Irish dancing mates as well; Liffey Rivers will appeal
to just about any teenager. The star stumbles easily into trouble and out of it just as effortlessly.
Dealing along the way with everything from the loss of a parent, to looking stupid in front of a cute
This is the second Liffey Rivers Irish dancing mystery that will keep you guessing right through to the
end, starring a quirky Irish dancer who should not be underestimated! We love Liffey and we love her
dad, the long suffering Robert Rivers. This book has got it all, mystery, intrigue, comedy, even a history
lesson and, of course Irish dancing! Bring on more Liffey Rivers adventures!
Irish Dancing and Culture Magazine: Bristol, UK
in London where Liffey Rivers makes an
important discovery in THE MYSTERY OF THE WINKING
You are not allowed to reproduce
the real portrait hanging in the
National Portrait Gallery unless you
pay a King's ransom to the UK
government...so I chose to go the
cartoon route instead! You can go
here and have a look at the real
LIFFEY RIVERS and her father, ROBERT RIVERS, love to eat
shrimp fried rice in London's Chinatown.
This rhyme helps you remember what
became of Henry VIII's unfortunate,
Catherine of Aragon Divorced
Anne Boleyn Beheaded
Jane Seymour Died
Anne of Cleves Divorced
Catherine Howard Beheaded
Catherine Parr Survived
Liffey visits Hampton Court and plans to go back someday for a
After Liffey Rivers has pretty much turned London upside down,
she and her father take off for IRELAND. Being Liffey Rivers, the
portrait problem she discovers in London follows her to Dublin and
on to County Sligo (for the Beltra Feis) where she solves the
mystery of the winking judge.
Link to Liffey Rivers in Ireland:
i LOOOVVEE the liffey rivers books
and have passed them around my
friends who have read them and
loved them as well!!! : i cant wait to
read this one and the one after
that!!! i love the cliff hangers in
your books!!! : i remember the one
when liffey watches the video on
knocknarea i think!! that was my
favourite!!! : i think more books
should have cliff hangers!! they
make them so much more exciting!!
K.M. Sligo, Ireland
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