Conor Kelly and the Four Treasures of Eirean (The Tir na Nog Trilogy #1)

  • ConnorKellyAuthor: Ali Isaac
  • Published: December 2012 by Walker – Isaac Publishing
  • Category: Young Adult, Fantasy
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Conor Kelly is not your average hero. Trapped inside a body he can’t control, Conor’s mind is as active and alert as that of any teenage boy. On the outside, however, he’s about as interactive as a lump of wood.
Then he meets Annalee. She claims to be a Sidhe Princess, some kind of fairy royalty, apparently. She offers to take him into the magical realm, where her people wield the power to help him. 
But is she just some child-snatching lunatic psychopath, or can she be trusted? On the other hand, what’s he got to lose?

Book One of the Tir na Nog Trilogy begins an epic fantasy adventure which takes us back in time to the shadowy past of Ireland’s long lost legend, where fairy kings and Gods walked amongst mortals, and where feats of magic, swordsmanship, and courage were customary.

Intriguingly, the story opens 4,000 years ago with a prologue introducing the Fir Bolg. The King has had a disturbing dream, a warning of impending disaster. And as his people are readying themselves for war, the Tuatha de Danann are landing on the shores of Connemara.  Continue reading