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In The Hour (The Irish Trilogy III)

COMING SOON… In The Hour is the final book of the Irish trilogy. I’m about half way through the writing of this one. The first draft is done but I need to incubate it. Something’s missing and I’m not yet sure what, exactly. The action starts in NYC, fifteen years on from the end of Before The Fall, and is narrated by Richard, Jo’s son. It’s kicked off another series of stories, about the other side of the family, and connections to the US Civil War. It’s a biggie so bear with me!

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Before The Fall (The Irish Trilogy II)

It’s August in the long, hot summer of 1995 and Jo Devereux can’t believe that she still hasn’t returned home to San Francisco, though the time for her to have her baby draws near. Why is she staying on in Ireland, in this crumbling shed at the edge of the ocean? Jo has spent months writing about her great-uncle’s death at the hands of Dan O’Donovan but now she is brought to consider just who led Dan to his grisly murder, by suffocation in Mucknamore’s notorious sinking sands. Was her beloved Granny Peg really capable of luring him out there…

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After The Rising (The Irish Trilogy I)

When Jo Devereux returns to Ireland for her mother’s funeral, the last person she expects to meet there is Rory O’Donovan. The secrets and silences between Jo’s family and Rory’s was the one constant of their childhood — and erupted into bitter conflict when they fell in love. Now, 20 years on, Jo is back in village where they both grew up and he’s urging her to stay on. To her own surprise, she’s tempted. Is it because her life in San Francisco is such a disaster since her friend Richard died? Because she wants to rekindle the relationship with…

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