Liz Weir

Liz Weir

LIZ WEIR is a professional storyteller who works with all age groups promoting the traditional art for which Ireland is world famous. A children’s librarian by training, she now travels the world telling stories to adults and children, organising workshops on storytelling, and speaking at courses for parents, teachers and librarians. Her wealth of stories is drawn from both the oral and written traditions. She was the first winner of the International Story Bridge Award from the National Storytelling Network, USA, which cited her “exemplary work promoting the art of storytelling. She was awarded an MBE for her services to the Arts and Education in January 2019.

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Here, There and Everywhere

Stories from Many Lands

Written by Liz Weir, Illustrated by Tomm Moore

Why do skunks have an awful smell? What would the sky taste like? Was the snow always white?

Boom Chicka Boom

Written by Liz Weir, Illustrated by Josip Lizatovic

Nine enchanting stories from a master storyteller, available on book and audio CD. Full of magic and drama.