Bio: Since publication of her first novel in 1986, Sonja Massie has authored over forty published works, including the best selling Far and Away (novelization of the Ron Howard/Tom Cruise/Nicole Kidman movie) and the critically acclaimed Savannah Reid Mystery Series, under the pseudonym G.A. McKevett. Massie's novels range from Irish historicals to contemporary thrillers. Her earthy humor and fast paced plots delight her fans, while critics applaud her offbeat characterizations and incisive observations on human nature. An Irish lass by ancestry, Sonja Massie has authored two non-fiction books on the history of Ireland: The complete Idiot's Guide to Irish History and Culture, and 101 Reasons to Be Proud You're Irish. Both books impart detailed knowledge of the complex and controversial Irish story with a light hand plenty of humor. Having lived in Los Angeles, Toronto, and County Kerry, Ireland, Massie now resides on Long Island, New York, wit her husband and calico cat. Her hobbies include traditional Irish music and Celtic bead needle art.
Daniel O'Brien is the master carver of carousel horses and he has just returned home after the Civil War has ended to a complex web of love, sex, broken friendship, and deception. Daniel is drawn to Eirinn McKevett, the daughter of his best friend, a woman he must by all accounts not love. But Eirinn loves Daniel and she will not let him ignore his burning feelings for her so easily. As Eirinn seduced and Daniel gladly submitted, the world grew dark and threatening around the passionate lovers. ... more info>>
Despite ill-fortune and betrayal, Michael McKevett vows to continue carving carousels, a craft that brings joy and peace to his Irish soul. This art symbolizes everything good that vanished from Michael's life when his greatest passion, Caitlin O'Leary, betrayed him for his enemy Mason Armfield. Michael's determination to realize great dreams and ambitions brings him to a crossroad where he must decide if Ireland is his future or if the great land of America will bring peace back to his life and... more info>>