A Romance Writers of America RITA Award finalist!
When Michael Kilbride, a handsome man with a dark past, arrives in the Irish village of Ballymuir, rumors begin to fly. While many turn against him, one woman steps forward--the village's beloved schoolteacher, Kylie O'Shea. Kylie's friends have long believed that proper Kylie is bound to fulfill the local legend of being the last bride in Ballymuir. But sparks soon ignite between Michael and Kylie. Will Kylie, who also hides secrets, find the courage to confront her past and claim passion as her own?
Praise for The Last Bride in Ballymuir:
"A strong plot, entertaining secondary characters, and an enjoyable small-town setting... . Lovers of Irish romance will definitely look forward to the next installment." Romantic Times Magazine
"The Last Bride in Ballymuir is filled with equal parts warmth, humor, and angst. For a story that will tug at your heartstrings, bring tears to your eyes, and leave you smiling with happiness, I recommend The Last Bride in Ballymuir." AOL's Romance Fiction Forum
About the Author
New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Dorien Kelly has published over fifteen novels and novellas with St. Martin's Press, Harlequin and Pocket Books. She has also taken a leap into the world of indie publishing and is loving every minute of it! Her Ballymuir novels (Irish contemporary romance) have found new readers and the series continues to grow. Coming in summer 2013 is the start of a new series: The Divorcee Chronicles. Dorien also recently contributed to The Naked Truth About Self-Publishing, a non-fiction book by ten New York Times bestselling authors that addresses not only the nuts-and-bolts of self-publishing but shares the authors' journeys, too. Recipient of the Romance Writers of America's Golden Heart award and finalist for their coveted RITA award, Dorien lives in Michigan with dogs, children, and various other forms of insanity. Visit Dorien's website at www.dorienkelly.com. You can also visit Ballymuir at www.ballymuir.com.