Shauna Lawless

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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.


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 – Senlin Ascends by Josiah Bancroft (spoiler-free)

What a wonderfully eccentric book. It’s not my usual fantasy fare. On first glance it seemed too modern, too steampunk-esque, the main character is a prudish school teacher who looses his wife. The blurb didn’t overly sell it, I have to be honest. However, a discord group I am a part of decided to readContinue reading “Book Review – Senlin Ascends by Josiah Bancroft (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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