Title: Irish Blood
Author: Brendan Sean Sullivan
Genre: Fiction, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller
Number of Pages: 427
Synopsis: Following the carbomb killing of his wife while visiting Belfast in the Spring of 1998, American Mick McKenna is unwillingly flung headfirst into a world where the line between good and evil blurs beneath the haze of an 800-year old Irish struggle for peace and freedom. After witnessing a brutal murder, Mick is taken hostage and forced to choose between saving the life of an innocent Irish beauty and stopping an assassination plot that threatens to derail the signing of The Good Friday Peace Agreement, which will pave the way for freedom in Northern Ireland. Mick must fight against time, an IRA splinter group, and even the FBI, in an epic battle that will leave him and the nation of Northern Ireland changed forever.
Irish Blood is a tense and climatic thriller that spans two continents and takes the lives of countless individuals while catapulting readers into a dangerous world filled with unexpected twists that will leave them breathless.
While on their honeymoon in Ireland, Mick's wife is tragically murdered by a carbomb. Mick is struggling to deal with her death and finds himself drawn back to Ireland and the location of her death. Seeking to find answers, Mick locates a distant cousin who explains the violence that has plagued Northern Ireland for hundreds of years. As Mick begins to understand the events surrounding is wife's murder, he also begins to heal. His relationship with his cousin, Big Tom and the rest of their family, has immensely helped bring him closure. Mick decides he must return to America and start living again, but when he witnesses a murder at the hands of an IRA splinter group he is thrown into their savage world and is soon fighting for his life. Now, it's up to Mick to thwart their plans and ultimately save the lives of innocent people.
Irish Blood is a fast moving sensational story filled with vivid detail and intriguing characters. The author's exquisite attention to detail creates a world that draws readers in and holds their attention until the very end. The unforeseen events build intrigue and keep readers on edge, making Irish Blood an all around entertaining read.
I highly recommend picking up a copy. Available on Amazon.