Meet member Nancy Blanton, author of historical fiction
Embark on an adventure in Irish history
Nancy Blanton is the author of historical fiction including The Prince of Glencurragh and Sharavogue, both award-winning novels set in 17th century Ireland. She also wrote Brand Yourself Royally in 8 Simple Steps, winner of the President’s Silver Medal, Florida Authors and Publishers Association. She wrote and illustrated the children’s book, The Curious Adventure of Roodle Jones. She has produced two award-winning regional history books and two interactive timelines. She lives in Florida.
Winner of Florida’s Royal Palm Literary Award, The Prince of Glencurraghfollows?Faol?n Burke, the son of a great Irish warrior, who seeks to restore his stolen heritage. He should have inherited vast lands and a beautiful castle in southwest Ireland. But tensions grow in 1634 as English plantations consume traditional clan properties, Irish families become homeless, and Irish sons lose their inheritance.
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