Books by Steve Graham

DEAR OLD DONEGAL by Steve Graham
Released: Feb. 20, 1996

"The full song appears on the endpapers. (Picture book. 5-8)"
A flat, unimaginative book based on a tune made popular by Bing Crosby and best known for its chorus of rhyming Irish names: ``Meet Branigan, Fannigan, Milligan, Gilligan, Duffy, McCuffy,'' etc. O'Brien (The Twelve Days of Christmas, 1993, not reviewed, etc.) follows a lad out of Cork who rises from street-singing urchin (where improbably, a woman drops dollars in his box) to concert hall tenor with his name up in lights. Read full book review >