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Shauna Lawless is an author and blogger from County Down

Her books and blogs discuss Irish mythology, Irish history, current reading, and any topics relating to Irish culture she thinks are of interest

Mythology and History

The mythology and history of Ireland is beautiful and captivating, but still largely unexplored.

Through her novels and blogs, Shauna explores Irish culture, mythology, folk tales and legends.


Shauna Lawless is an author and her first novel, The Children of Gods and Fighting Men, is out in 2022.

She is represented by Ed Wilson at Johnson & Alcock Literary Agency.

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The Mythology Queen blog is a place where Shauna discusses all the books she is currently reading, interesting myths and legends, and unknown historical figures.

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Book review – The Martyr by Anthony Ryan

Another fabulous book by Anthony Ryan has arrived. This is the second book in the Covenant of Steel series – and if you haven’t read The Pariah yet, I highly recommend that you do. And just to help you on your way, here is my spoiler free review of The Pariah. https://shaunalawless.com/2021/12/12/book-review-the-pariah-by-anthony-ryan-spoiler-free/ But onto TheContinue reading “Book review – The Martyr by Anthony Ryan”

Book Review – A Touch of Light by Thiago Abdalla – spoiler free

Hi everyone, I hope you are all keeping well! I’ve another book review for you. This time it is SPFBO 8 contender, A Touch of Light by Thiago Abdalla. So first of all – Thiago Abdalla paints a wonderful story. The prose was elegant and engaging and pulled me into an intriguing world. And theContinue reading “Book Review – A Touch of Light by Thiago Abdalla – spoiler free”

Thereafter the Tuatha Dé Danann came into Ireland. In this wise, they came, in dark clouds. They landed on the mountains of Conmaiene Rein in Connachta, and they brought a darkness over the sun for three days and three nights.


The Mythological Cycle of Irish history talks about the invading races of magical peoples who came to Ireland

The Fomorians and the Tuatha Dé Danann are the most famous.

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