An Irishman must stand for what's right when political strife and an English oppressor shatter the peaceful kingdom.
Joseph Connor Burke has reclaimed his ancestral acres and the manor he was born to rule. But in a turbulent time, as England struggles under an unjust English oppressor, Joseph's dreams of a peaceable kingdom are shattered by violence and betrayal. Soon the village of Ballynockanor will be swept into storms of political strife that will eventually spread to the entire Emerald isle.
About the Author
Bodie and Brock Thoene's eight ECPA Gold Medallion Awards, including the 1997 Best Fiction award for their best-selling novel, Only the River Runs Free, affirm what millions of readers have already discovered-the Thoenes are master stylists of historical fiction. Their books have sold more than seven million copies and are on their way to becoming modern classics in the genre. Other titles by this dynamic writing duo include Twilight of Courage, Shiloh Autumn, and The Wayward Wind Series.
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are called The Galway Cronicles. They are wonderful. I couldn't put them down. Set in Ireland in the mid 1800's, it tells of the hard life the Irish had and their fight to free Ireland from the English. You will follow the lives of the Burkes, Donovans, the village Priest, Mad Molly, and all the people of Ballyknockanor