The novel, Skellig, by David Almond can be found in the Resource Centre in the Fiction shelves at ALMO.
Visit David Almond's official web-site for biographical details and background information on Skellig and his latest novels.
David Almond in Skellig often refers to the poet, William Blake and his beautiful poetry.
Read about William Blake's life, in particular, about his visions and their effect on his writing and art.
Poem Hunter - All poems of the poet, William Blake
Read Infant Joy, Infant Sorrow, Tiger Tiger, The Angel and The Schoolboy, all which are referred to in Skellig.
David Almond refers to the Greek Myths of Persephone and of Icarus in Skellig. Watch the videos of the two stories.