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He's an Irish political journalist who's in search of his past. She's an American professional genealogist who's trying to forget hers. But what's the real reason that keeps bringing them together?

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The Celtic Tiger is losing its fangs, so journalist Dillon Carroll must rent his farm in the Gaeltacht. The worsening exchange rate depletes the budget of genealogist La
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Paperback, New Standard International Edition (non-illustrated), 482 pages
Published May 19th 2013 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform (first published December 5th 2012)
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Christine
Jun 10, 2013 added it  ·  (Review from the author)
Chapter 1 is available for preview.

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ISBN-13: 9781484165706 ISBN-10: 1484165705 (for Kindle see Smashwords)

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Christine
Apr 06, 2013 added it  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
This edition is out of print.

It has been replaced by the New Standard International Edition

ISBN 1484165705 (ISBN13: 9781484165706)
Christine
Apr 06, 2013 added it  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
This edition is out of print.

It has been replaced by the New Standard International Edition

ISBN 1484165705 (ISBN13: 9781484165706)
Charissa
This was a fascinating story with lots of twists that I didn't anticipate. The history of ancient and modern Ireland is weaved into a character driven plot, and was very detailed and seemed well-researched. There was lots of Gaelic in the text, which I skimmed over because it's hard to read and pronounce. Each chapter ends with an illustration. The characters were fallible, but lovable. Lana, Dillon, Frank, Paula were charming and likable. Medbe was a rather raunchy character I didn't particular ...more
Rachel Wagner
Mar 28, 2014 rated it really liked it
I really enjoyed this read. It's an unusual mash up of inspirational romance, mormon lit, and a little bit of eroticism. Some people may find it difficult that are very sensitive to that type of content but I didn't think it was over-the-top.
The story is about a Mormon woman who's kids have grown up and feeling a bit of a midlife crisis decides to pick up and move to Ireland to do genealogy work there. She then rents a house from a quiet yet mysterious widower and their paths get thrown together
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