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Book: Peter's Key - Peter DeLoughry and the Fight for Irish Independence by Declan Dunne
In February, 1919, three Irish revolutionary prisoners walked out of Lincoln Jail without having dug a tunnel or fired a shot. The escape was the culmination of months of planning that involved some of the greatest intellects in Ireland and Britain. Peter DeLoughry (1882-1931) was one of the founding fathers of modern Ireland. His most famous achievement was to make a key that allowed three of [...]
 
Book: 100 Things You Didn't Know About Ireland - A Guide To Irish History and Civilization by Brighid O'Sullivan
Do you love history and learning new things but don't have time for a long book? Are you a fan of Ireland or have Irish roots? What if you could learn tons of facts and be entertained at the same time? This is a fun read and not meant to be an extensive concise book of history. The information is short, suitable for young and old. If you're looking to learn more about Ireland, this is the right [...]
 
Book: Twice a Hero - From the trenches of the Great War to the ditches of the Irish Midlands 1915 - 1922 by Phil Tomkins
Twice a Hero is the true story of George Adamson, a young Irish patriot and rebel, who started his quest for freedom by joining the Irish Volunteers in Moate, Athlone, in the Irish Midlands. Then, on the promise of Home Rule for Ireland at the war's end, he enlisted in the British Army and fought in two forgotten conflicts, the Great War, Salonika & Palestine. Decorated for bravery, he returned [...]
 
Book: Eva Gore Booth, The Other Sister - The Remarkable Sybling of Constance Markievicz by Brighid O'Sullivan
Why would a wealthy Anglo/Irish woman choose to leave the splendor of her large exquisite family home nestled in the lush green hills of Ireland, her own private gardens, and a fairy tale palace where everyone loved her, to live in the slums of Manchester? By the late 19th century, Europe was not only a battlefield, but living conditions of many European cities were only slightly better to those [...]
 
Book: Love & Redemption (The Florida Irish) by Suzanne D Williams
She'd said the vows - to have and to hold, in sickness and in health, 'til death do them part. She'd said them, though, with a gun at her back and a stranger's hand in hers. By admitting she loved him, the words took on meaning and held requirements. It meant she'd stay by his side always and maybe never see her family again. Michael O'Fallen simply wants to survive. A poor Irish boy living in [...]
 
Book: A Guide To The Silence Of The Irish Other World by Sean Mac Eachaidh
An alternative, North of Ireland touring template, that incorporates a soulful gaze on what might have shaped the ancient Irish to a present day mindset. A journey that includes the blissful, mystical and silent Irish other worlds filled with awe inspiring sights, landscapes and deserted homesteads. A journey filled with pondering on Irish history, living memory and future aspiration. A tour [...]
 
Book: Cat and Mouse by Tim Vicary
Cat and Mouse is the gripping story of two sisters fighting for women's rights in the turbulent months before the outbreak of war in 1914. Winner of the BRAG Medallion 2018 When Sarah Becket, a militant suffragette, discovers that her own husband, a respected Liberal MP, is involved in a scandalous prostitution racket, she takes a knife from her kitchen and goes out into London's West End, [...]
 
Book: Claire's Embrace (Irish Hearts Series) by Mary Tate Engels
CLAIRE'S EMBRACE, Book 1 - (historic novella) - A sweet twist on the classic arranged marriage. Young Claire's loving father devises a love lottery, but she has her own ideas for a handsome husband. Suitors arrive from around the world, more than willing to pay to wed (and bed) the Irish beauty. A wealthy American captures her heart, but she has to leave everything she holds dear. Will Claire [...]
 
Book: Spirited Away - A Novel of the Stolen Irish by Maggie Plummer
In May 1653, young Frederica (Freddy) O'Brennan and her sister Aileen trust a stranger on an empty beach in western Ireland, inadvertently placing themselves in the crosshairs of Cromwell's notorious Reign of Terror. Freddy awakens in the crammed hold of a slave ship bound for Barbados. She and Aileen endure the gruesome voyage only to be wrenched apart when purchased at auction by sugar [...]
 
Book: The Sun Palace by Brighid O'Sullivan
As the Druid's apprentice, Brigit has one purpose in life, to save her world. She must bring back the sun or everyone she holds dear, will die. A lot of pressure for an orphaned 16 year old whose only wish is to connect with her estranged father and solve the mystery of her mother's death. Unfortunately, the one person responsible for her training cannot help right when Brigit needs him most. She [...]
 
Book: A Few Men Faithful (A Kavanagh Story) by Jim Wills
This first of four Kavanagh stories, A Few Men Faithful, sets the stage, defines the Kavanagh family and tells of a troubled land and an equally troubled romance amid war and treachery. The time span is 1916 to 1924 in Dublin, County Cork and Northern Ireland. Major events: Easter Rising, Secret War, War of Independence, the Irish Civil War. This last is little known and less explored, especially [...]
 
Book: Mystique (The Irish Heart's Series) by Mary Tate Engels
MYSTIQUE, a ghostly affair: Danika, a California lawyer meets up with a Red Coat Revolutionary War hero. Together they slip through the illusion of time... for love. An ugly divorce leaves Danika bitter until she encounters a spirited romance in a mystical place. Will's desires leave her breathless and longing for more. It's a match made in Heaven (if you believe) until she must do the [...]
 
Book: Junkyard Druid (The Colin McCool Paranormal Suspense Series Book 1) by M.D. Massey
Every druid knows... Dealing with the Fae is a death sentence . So why am I risking my life to help an evil Faery Queen? A year ago I swore off druidry, and for good reason. Now I spend my days behind six acres of scrap iron, steel, and magic wards, where the fae can't bother me. But when a Faery Queen with god-like magical powers calls, you don't send her to voicemail. Now I have no choice but [...]
 
Book: The Care of Goats and Ghosts (Maggie McGill Mysteries Book 8) by Sharon Burch Toner
As a psychotherapist, Maggie McGill often had dealt with the ghosts of past deeds and past influencers on her clients, such as a domineering mother or an abusive father. She'd seen the actions of these long gone people haunt her clients and their issues. Now in Ireland, she wonders if there are other types of ghosts, as well. Maggie and daughter, Allie, explore their family history and find so [...]
 
Book: Petticoat Rebels of 1916 - Extraordinary Women in Ireland's Struggle for Freedom by Brighid O'Sullivan
What would you do if you lived in Ireland and children all around you were starving, the few jobs allotted to men were scarce, unemployment so high people crammed together with no heat, no food, and no sanitation, poverty, crime, and infant death skyrocketed above every other country in Europe, and you blamed England? Petticoat Rebels of 1916 is about a some of the strongest, bravest women in [...]
 
Book: Dreamin' Dreams by Brendan Gerad O'Brien
Ireland is an amazing wonderland of foot-tapping songs and glorious scenery, of silver lakes and green hills, of blue mountains and wild oceans, of hearty humour and rib tickling laughter, of dark myth and strange legend, of tall tales that reek of wonder and also of woe. Tourists flock there every year to drink in this wonderful atmosphere, to savour the green countryside, to capture the very [...]
 
Book: Under The Hazel Trees - Collected Works by Tim Mansfield
A collection of selected short stories and poetry written over a period of thirty years. They will make you laugh at times; and then cry tears that turn to liquid pearls - . This newly published book includes a series of seven stories entitled 'The Girl From' as well as previously unpublished poems. About the author: Poet, soldier, sailor is the best way to describe the author. He has been [...]
 
Book: The Hill of Kings by Anouk Beale
The story takes mostly palace on or in the surroundings of the hill of Tara the ancient seat of the high kings in county Meath. Where the main character Daniel learns he can do magic and that his great aunt didn't disappear but was turned into an insect. Balor of the evil eye is brought back in a modern way. And a potion makes it more difficult to defeat Balor a descendant of Balor of the evil [...]
 
Book: Legacy of Hunger (Druid's Brooch Series, #1) by Christy Nicholas
In 1846, on a farm in Ohio, 22-year-old Valentia is haunted by her Irish grandmother's tales of the family she once left behind and a missing heirloom she held dear. Longing to find what was lost, Valentia embarks on a transatlantic steamship bound for Ireland with her brother, Conor, and two servants. Her delight in the journey upon one of the first steam ships to cross the Atlantic, however, [...]
 
Book: The Blood Upon the Rose by Tim Vicary
Who does she love best? A British secret agent, or an IRA Volunteer? Ireland in 1919 is seething with violence, tension and divided loyalties - and so is the heart of the beautiful, wilful heiress Catherine O'Connell-Gort. For Catherine, by heritage, is a glittering symbol of British rule and oppression - yet by inclination she is a traitor to her class. A fervent supporter of Sinn Fein, she is [...]
 
Book: Secret Embrace (Irish Hearts Series) by Mary Tate Engels
SECRET EMBRACE, Book 3 - An Irish Romance of Love, Betrayal, and Too Many Secrets Claire's daughter, Brianna, risks everything as she pursues her passion in Ireland. Mitch sweeps her off her feet and into his arms, but is he the right one? Mitch is starting over in Dublin and hoping to steer his brother on the right path. He doesn't need another woman to ruin his life. Can he trust his heart to [...]
 
Book: Swept into Destiny by Catherine Ulrich Brakefield
Forced to call each other enemies, can their love survive? Maggie Gatlan may be a Southern belle on the outside, but inside she's a rebel. Then she meets the handsome, strong Irish immigrant Ben McConnell who captures her heart. Ben is enchanted by Maggie's beauty and fiery spirit, but for him the South she so dearly loves represents the injustice and deprivation he left behind in Ireland. As the [...]
 
Book: Legacy of Truth (Druid's Brooch Series, #2) by Christy Nicholas
Set in late 18th century Ireland, Esme must grow up quickly in small, isolated northwestern town. Her parents are leaving for America, abandoning her and her sister to fend for themselves. As she struggles to find her place, she finds it difficult to keep hold of what's left that's precious to her. Once married and in a new town, Esme's only friend, Aisling, helps her through difficult times, as [...]
 
Book: IRELAND - Mythical, Magical, Mystical - A Guide to Hidden Ireland by Christy Nicholas
** LIMITED AUTOGRAPHED EDITION ** Do you find yourself drawn to the magic of the Emerald Isle? Would you like to see places beyond the typical tourist traps? Come, join me on a journey through the mists of legend, into the hidden places of mystery. Immerse yourself in the legends and myths, the history that has made this island precious in the hearts and minds of millions. Along with the tales [...]
 
Book: Embraceable You (Irish Hearts Series) by Mary Tate Engels
EMBRACEABLE YOU, Book 2 - Contemporary Romance with an Irish heart - Jobless and jilted, Siena makes waves in Haven's Point, Maine from the moment she arrives. From the nude manikin in her shop window to the topless fashion show Siena rocks their boat. Do her good intentions ruin her chance at romance? Zach, Siena's first love, is now town mayor. His plans for saving the town is to bulldoze and [...]
 
Book: Emerald Isle by Maria Christine
The skies are gray, and the colorful landscapes are muted by fog. Still, the land is beautiful, serene. And Miranda Kelly is in love. But legend tells of a supernatural danger that nears, and the man she has fallen for may be bound to this legend in more ways than one. Before the coming eclipse, Miranda must decide whether to run away or to stay and face a terrifying possible fate with the man [...]
 
Book: Swearing Allegiance (The Carmody Saga Book 1) by Jana Petken
Winner of the 2017 outstanding historical book of the year, The IAN Awards - Silver Medallist, the 2017 Readers' Favourite Awards - The 2017 Finalist, Indie Excellence Awards. The second and final book in the series will be available in early 2020! The multi-award-winning author of The Guardian of Secrets, Dark Shadows, and The Errant Flock presents the Multi Award Winning, Swearing Allegiance: [...]
 
Book: A Wave From Mama - The Slavery and Beyond Series by A. Robert Allen
A former slave gets his dream job working on the Brooklyn Bridge project, but becomes a pawn in a battle involving the gangs of Irishtown and the corrupt Metropolitan Police. Will his special physical abilities help him survive or will his awkward social deficits prove to be too much to overcome? 1863 Weeksville, Brooklyn The free Black community of Weeksville becomes home to an unusually small [...]
 
Book: The Devil's Due - An Irish Historical Thriller by L.D. Beyer
A country at war. A man on the run. A woman left behind. Can an innocent man ever go home? Guilty of a crime he didn't commit, IRA soldier Frank Kelleher flees through the streets of war-torn Ireland with both the British and the Irish Republican Army trying to put a bullet in his head. He makes his way to America under an assumed name and with a forged passport, as the war in Ireland rages on. [...]
 
Book: From a Foreign Shore - Stories of History and Alternate History by Andrew Knighton
What if someone had conquered the Vikings, someone claiming to be their gods? What if King Arthur's knights met a very different metal-clad warrior? What if you were ordered to execute a statue, and hanging just didn't seem to work? These short stories explore different aspects of history, some of them grounded in reality, some alternative takes on the past as we know it. Stories of daring and [...]
 
Book: Echoes from the Endzone - The Men We Became by Lisa Kelly
The Notre Dame Student-Athlete: Sports fans may have an idea of what it takes to play football at a Division I college: the training, the discipline, the pain, the motivation. But most of us have no idea what it takes to be a successful student-athlete at a top academic institution such as Notre Dame. Being a successful student-athlete at the University of Notre Dame requires more effort than [...]
 
Book: Sergeant Goldsby and the 10th Cavalry - The Worm Turns by Fred Staff
This fast paced, action packed historical novel follows the true life story of George Goldsby. He was born a slave and lived in Alabama until the Civil War broke out and was forced to work for his master in the war effort. He was at Picket's Charge and escaped during the battle at Gettysburg. He served in the Union Army until the end of the war and then returned home to find his life in as bad a [...]
 
Book: Beyond Acts by Paul R. Finch
Beyond Acts is a scholarly research study that intends to explain why the Book of Acts in the New Testament was never completed. Most of the Apostles were still alive when the Book of Acts abruptly breaks off without finishing the story of their last day's work. Nevertheless, there are many internal and external clues that help was fill in story. This book also addresses the chronology of the [...]
 
Book: Stoking the Embers of War by Jerry Genesio
Stoking the Embers of War is a historical novel set in Portland, District of Maine, Massachusetts, 1789-90. The Treaty of Paris, which officially ended the American Revolutionary War, was signed less than seven years earlier, in 1783, and though all that remained of the war's inferno was little more than smoldering embers in the memories of those who survived, passions ignited by the conflict [...]
 
Book: Rasputin and The Jews - A Reversal of History by Delin Colón
This book is an account of Rasputin as a healer, equal rights activist and man of God, and why he was so vilified by the aristocracy that their libelous and slanderous rumors became accepted as history. For nearly a century, Grigory Rasputin, spiritual advisor to Russia's last Tsar and Tsarina, has been unjustly maligned simply because history is written by the politically powerful and not by the [...]
 


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