New Book Release from Fireship Press — "In Search of Brigid Coltrane"

Political and Religious Intrigue in 1940s Ireland. Brigid had vanished and Peter must race against the clock to save his fourteen-year-old daughter from deadly, brutal men. But will good trump evil, and at what cost?

Tucson, AZ, September 06, 2018 --( Political and Religious Intrigue in 1940s Ireland

A lazy Sunday afternoon of fishing on an Irish lake suddenly turns into a nightmare of flight and terror when Peter Coltrane and his fourteen-year-old daughter Brigid stumble on a gruesome execution. The chase is on when the assassins find out that they have been discovered. In his small motorboat, Peter leads them in the falling darkness through the hazardous channels of the boggy terrain where they finally find refuge and think they are safe. However, the next morning, Brigid has vanished.

Peter must race against the clock to save Brigid. But will good trump evil, and at what cost?

“Beirne manages to imbue each of his characters with just enough complexity to keep readers engaged…A violent, captivating, and boggy tale set during World War II.” —Kirkus Reviews

“In Search of Brigid Coltrane is a thrilling adventure story, a work of fast paced fiction skillfully woven into real events. It’s really worth a read.” —Darryl Greer, Readers’ Favorite

About the Author
Irish-born writer, Seamus Beirne, lives in Irvine, California with his wife Ann and their dog Lucy. The stress of retirement is alleviated by their three grown children and two grandsons!! Seamus spent thirty-five years as a high school English teacher and administrator. Before that he worked as a priest in a Catholic high school and in neighboring parishes. His first novel, Breakout from Sugar Island was published in the fall of 2015. Visit the author’s website at:

Fireship Press
P.O. BOX 68412 • Tucson, AZ 85737
520-360-6228 •

Fiction: Action & Adventure, Historical WWII, Thriller
Trade paperback: 978-1-61179-390-1 / $21.95
ePub & Mobi: 978-1-61179-391-8 / $7.95
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