Award-winning Children's Author
Celtic Touch Trilogy
For ages 12+
These humorous fast-paced adventures with light romance take the reader for a ride she'll never forget!
What do you get when you put an inexperienced, insecure, but spunky teen on a spirited horse? A laugh a minute. Fifteen year old Xander Moloney receives an exciting invitation from her friend Brynn to go on an all-expense-paid horse riding tour in Ireland. The problem? She doesn't know how to ride! On the sly, she takes English riding lessons with hilarious results.
While in Ireland, she meets new challenges and in the process, experiences magical Ireland--the history, the people, the legends, the music, the dance, the food, the spectacular scenery--and has her first romance.
The author with her touring horse Mattie in Ireland
How can one teenage girl get herself into so many predicaments? That's what Xander keeps asking herself as she deals with boys, horses, and adventures gone wrong.
In this sequel to Celtic Thunder, the two boys she and Brynn met in Ireland are coming to Maine to visit the girls at Christmas time. Xander and Brynn take them to Maine's Acadia National Park where they experience some thrilling and chilling adventures. Hiking, cave exploring, horseback riding, sleigh rides, a Native American celebration and a ski joring competition keep things moving along in this action-packed story.
Xander and Brynn riding in the snow
Xander and Brynn travel to Scotland to spend the week with their Irish friends Kevin and Donal at Rowan Farm on the bank of Loch Ness. The four teens get caught up in a rivalry between two men obsessed with proving the existence of the Loch Ness Monster. While lost on the loch on a foggy night, they make a startling discovery that could launch them to fame. Canoeing, horseback riding, castle exploring and Monster hunting make for an action-packed story as the teens search for an answer to the mysterious riddle and find much more than they bargained for.
Riding in Scotland
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