http://c4k555.org) for Saint Patrick's Day. The goal of Crafters4Kids is to provide easy, inexpensive, simple to make crafts that parents can do with their children. C4K555.org provides step-by-step pictures with instructions for all of their crafts. They are available for download in picture format or in an easy printer friendly version.
Visit http://c4k555.org and click St. Patrick's Day Crafts for all of the St. Pat's Day craft tutorials.
"Jack and the Leprechaun" by Ivan Robertson, here is an online opinion of the book and a storyline.