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The Fall of Rain (Emerald Isle Trilogy #3)

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2nd Edition/Revised, 2/6/2012 Leif Daeganssen, an archeologist from Norway, is determined to trace back his Scandinavian roots as far as the Dark Ages and find proof of their existence on the Emerald Isle. After several years of living off the west coast of Ireland, he finally uncovers an ancient artifact-an intricately decorated chest with pagan carvings-buried beneath th ...more
ebook, 250 pages
Published November 23rd 2011 by Turquoise Morning Press
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Bridgett
Nov 22, 2015 Bridgett rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Another one of Renee's books that held my attention, and kept me turning pages until the very end. I finished it in two days.

It starts out with a man named Leif Dæganssen, an archeologist from Norway, who is determined to trace back his Scandinavian roots as far as the Dark Ages and find proof of their existence on the Emerald Isle. After several years of living off the west coast of Ireland, he finally uncovers an ancient artifact—an intricately decorated chest with pagan carvings—buried beneat
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Dahlia (yadkny)
Mar 11, 2012 Dahlia (yadkny) rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Contemp Romance Lovers
Shelves: favorites
“My journey’s end begins with you, Rain.”

Her best friend encouraged her to take on the adventure and live her dream of going to Ireland. The adventure was inevitable and complete with flashbacks from a time that felt familiar and yet foreign. Lorraine just didn’t believe she’d actually encounter the man who's haunted her dreams every night. That is until he showed up on a horse and rescued her. And so a whirlwind romance begins with the fall of rain and Lorraine is swept away by a man who make
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Suzanne Barrett
Jan 04, 2012 Suzanne Barrett rated it it was amazing
Leif Dæganssen, an archeologist from Norway, is determined to trace his roots back to the Norse settling of Ireland. He's bought a cottage on the coast of Inis Mór, one of the Aran Islands off the Connemara coast, where he feels compelled to dig for artifacts. As the story opens, he discovers an ancient Viking chest buried beneath his front porch.

Lorraine O'Connor, born and bred in Kentucky, has for years had a recurring dream about being kissed by a Viking warrior, though she's never understood
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4 stars This is not a stand alone. Read this series in order.

Modern day Ireland.

This is a story that in some way continues the story of Deagan and Mara. This is not a time travel but a past life story.

I am not a big fan of contemporary romance, usually due to the fact they always seem to be too over the top with slang and immature dialogue (for the most part). This book does neither.

The story revolves around archeologist Leif who lives on Ins Mor and Lorraine or "Rain" to her friends who lives
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Kimberly Rocha~ Book Obsessed Chicks

Finally we come full circle with The Fall of Rain. Present day, where we find Kentucky native Lorraine O'Connor coming out of a long relationship with a total jerk who didn't deserve her. All her life, Lorraine has had some pretty vivid dreams of ancient Ireland and a handsome Viking. She has an affinity for Ireland and her dream is to travel there. With her breakup, her best friend Patrick books her on the first flight to the Emerald Isle to live it up and fulfill her lifelong dreams. Reluctant
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Chandra
Jan 21, 2012 Chandra rated it it was amazing
Recommended to Chandra by: chandragay14@gmail.com
Shelves: kindle
AUTHOR Renee Vincent made up for one very disappointing event that occurred in Book ONE. (3 shocking, you'd never guess it, events occur in this book)

SYNOPSIS
Patrick, Lorraine’s best best friend has always been protective of her. When she breaks up with Jack, her loser boyfriend/ fiancé, Patrick packs her off from Kentucky to Inis Mór Ireland, a place that has always had a pull on her. There she meets Leif. Leif is the spitting image of the Viking that has haunted Lorraine's dreams since she was
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Romancing the Book
Feb 15, 2014 Romancing the Book rated it it was amazing
Shelves: historical, romance
Reviewed by Stephanie O.
Book provided by the author for review
Review originally posted at Romancing the Book

I know for myself I enjoyed the first two books very much. So much so, that I was excited for the third book to come out. Little did I know what book three really had in store for me. OMG doesn’t even cover it. This is my absolute most favorite book of this series. Where the first two take place deep in the past, book three finds us in the present time. How does that work, you may be askin
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Nicole Laverdure
Dec 17, 2012 Nicole Laverdure rated it it was amazing
Captivating and breathtaking!
I am overwhelmed with high emotions! I just finished reading the conclusion of Renee Vincent's last book "The Fall of Rain". Ms. Vincent is a high quality writer that touched me with her captivating Emerald Isle Trilogy! Again, I could feel the tenderness and the passion between her characters Leif and Lorraine. It was nice that she brought back Daegan and Mara, also Breandan and Sorcha from her previous books. I won't give you clues, because you really have to read
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Melissa
Jan 03, 2012 Melissa rated it it was amazing
This book grabs hold and doesn't let go!! From the first page on you want Rain to be happy! You'll be saying OMG by the end if you have already read Volume 1 and 2 of the Trilogy!! and if you havent read them - WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR??? Renee has a way with words that makes you fee like youre in that world. This book was my escape and will definitely be back for more!!
Dottie
Mar 29, 2012 Dottie rated it it was amazing
Absolutely astounding! I recommend reading the whole Emerald Isle series, starting with RAELIKSEN, then MAC LIAM and finish up with THE FALL OF RAIN. I did not know how it would work to finish out a historical series with a contemporary novel, but it was a brilliant way to close it out. I LOVED IT! This series is now my all-time favorite!
Mei
Aug 01, 2012 Mei rated it it was amazing
Shelves: contemporary
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Margaret
Feb 08, 2012 Margaret rated it it was amazing
This contemporary continues the epic love story Ms. Vincent began in Raeliksen and carried through MacLiam. I don't want to give anything away, but this is the perfect end to the Emerald Isle trilogy!
Stacy McKitrick
Mar 30, 2012 Stacy McKitrick rated it really liked it
Shelves: romance, paper-book
I really enjoyed this book (and more than made up for the ending of the first book, Raeliksen, which I wasn't too thrilled with - sorry Renee!).
Stephanie
Dec 04, 2011 Stephanie rated it it was amazing
I absolutely loved this book.
Kim
Jun 16, 2012 Kim rated it liked it
Though it's still a good read, and provided interesting closure to the saga of the Emerald Isle series, it's my least favorite of the three. I still think its well worth the time to read.
Bridgette Kelleher
At first was confused on it starting in present day, but then ....WOW. Best ending to the trilogy.
Laura
Aug 08, 2016 Laura rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Although this is a stand alone story...it really isn't. It's a four star story only because it gives closure to the first two books in the trilogy. Without reading the first two, it's not that good.
Amanda (mandy)
Apr 24, 2014 Amanda (mandy) rated it really liked it
Wow, beautiful. . . .loved this conclusion to the series. I loved the Aran Islands when I was there and it reminded of me of all the places I saw :)

Really just a beautiful love story. . .
Mary
Apr 08, 2016 Mary rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
WOW!!! This is one of the best trilogies I've ever read!!! The Fall of Rain is brilliant!! It's a beautiful blending of past and present and a love that has lasted the test of time.
Veronica~Nhaughty
Mar 04, 2016 Veronica~Nhaughty rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: romance, historical
"My journey's end begins with you, Rain."

What a beautiful ending to Renee Vincent's viking trilogy. These stories are a must for historical romance lovers!! Highly recommend!
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USA Today bestselling author of daunting, charismatic Vikings, and charming, brazen Alpha male heroes of modern day (which now include cowboys.) You'll be whisked away to a world filled with fast-paced adventure, unforgettable romance, and undying love.

Renee also writes sweet contemporary romance as GRACIE LEE ROSE for those who love to read fun, wholesome, and endearing romantic stories with a sm
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Other Books in the Series

Emerald Isle Trilogy (4 books)
  • Raeliksen (Emerald Isle Trilogy, #1)
  • Mac Liam (Emerald Isle Trilogy, Book 2)
  • Emerald Isle Trilogy Boxed Set

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