“A moving and intimate embodied voice from a brutal period of hWIN a SIGNED COPY OF Tearagh’t by Craig Newness
Giving away one SIGNED COPY of Tearagh’t
“A moving and intimate embodied voice from a brutal period of history. Newnes has captured the times and pulls the reader inside to experience all the sensations, hopes and fears and most of all how fierce loving fuels determination” Amazon Review
After the remains of the Armada hobbled back to Spain, an extraordinary document - part diary, part love letter - was discovered on a remote island off the coast of Ireland.
When it was translated it revealed not treachery, nor evidence of Spanish military ambition, but something about the human condition. Love, loss, laughter and the madness of war are all in Tearagh’t.
"Falling in love isn’t in your control. It’s a wonderfully accurate phrase, isn’t it? You fall, with amazing luck, you both fall into it. It’s like a bottomless, heavenly well. You both tumble, then plunge. Down and down. Holding hands … but luck never holds you. One day, one of you hits the side of the well. The other keeps falling, always hurting – knowing your souls are no longer bound, no longer one in this life. That somewhere, far above you, lies the broken body that can only be touched now in dreams.” "Sexy, gripping, brilliant..." Abigail Bray