Padraic Colum

Padraic Colum

Padraic Colum was born in Longford on December 8th, 1881 and passed away at the age of 90 on January 11th, 1972.

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Padraic Colum Stats: The highest rated book by Padraic Colum on Book Notification is The Children Of Odin, a Collection.

The most read book by Padraic Colum on Book Notification is The Children Of Odin, a Collection. The second most read book is The Children's Homer (Padraic Colum Teen & Young Adult #1).

Below is a complete list of Padraic Colum books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
My Irish Year
1912
2
The King of Ireland's Son
1916
3
The Boy Who Knew What the Birds Said (With: Dugald Stewart Walker)
The Boy Who Knew What the Birds Said (With: Dugald Stewart Walker)
1918
4
The Girl Who Sat by the Ashes (With: Dugald Stewart Walker)
The Girl Who Sat by the Ashes (With: Dugald Stewart Walker)
1919
5
The Boy Apprenticed to an Enchanter
1920
6
Nordic Gods and Heroes (With: Willy Pogány)
Nordic Gods and Heroes (With: Willy Pogány)
1920
7
The Golden Fleece and The Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles
1921
8
Castle Conquer
1923
9
At The Gateways Of The Day
1924
10
The Bright Islands (With: Juliette May Fraser)
The Bright Islands (With: Juliette May Fraser)
1925
11
Cross Roads in Ireland
1930
12
Legends of Hawaii,
1937
13
Flying Swans
1937

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Poetry in Publication Order

List of Children's Books in Publication Order

List of Padraic Colum Teen & Young Adult in Publication Order (with Willy Pogány)

List of Plays in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

List of Books of Wonder Books in Publication Order

List of Padraic Colum Anthologies in Publication Order

Padraic Colum: Biography

Padraic Colum was born on December 8th, 1881. Padraic passed away January 11th, 1972 at 90 years old. Padraic Colum was born in Longford.

Padraic Colum is probably best known for their Standalone Novels. There are currently 13 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1912 with the novel My Irish Year. The most recently released novel was Flying Swans which was released in 1937.

Padraic Colum also wrote the Collections series which has 7 books including Three Plays and The Children Of Odin.

Padraic Colum: Awards & Accolades

Colum's books have won multiple awards, The Golden Fleece and The Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles won the John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Honor, in 1922. The Voyagers won the John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Honor, in 1926. The Big Tree of Bunlahy won the John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Honor, in 1934.

Padraic Colum: F.A.Q

When was Padraic Colum Born?

Padraic Colum was born on December 8th, 1881.

When did Padraic Colum die?

Padraic Colum died on January 11th, 1972 at 90 years old.

Where was Padraic Colum Born?

Padraic Colum was born in Longford, .

What book awards has Padraic Colum won?

The Golden Fleece and The Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles: John Newbery Medal Awards Newbery Honor (1922).
The Voyagers: John Newbery Medal Awards Newbery Honor (1926).
The Big Tree of Bunlahy: John Newbery Medal Awards Newbery Honor (1934).

What was the first book Padraic Colum wrote?

The first novel written by Padraic Colum was The Fiddler's House / Broken Soil , published in 1903.

What was the most recent book Padraic Colum wrote?

Their most recently released work was Loki: The Mischief Behind the Legend (a short story) on February 3rd, 2023.

How many books has Padraic Colum written?

Padraic Colum has written 35 books. 13 Standalone Novels, 7 books in the Collections, 4 books in the Poetry, 6 books in the Children's Books, 1 book in the Padraic Colum Teen & Young Adult, 1 book in the Play, 2 books in the Non-Fiction Books, 1 book in the Books of Wonder Series.

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