Feb 2017: Olivia’s Blog Shelf
Books Go Social: Old Times-New Voices featured author Dianne Ascroft
About the author:
Dianne Ascroft writes historical and contemporary fiction, often with an Irish connection. Her series The Yankee Years is a collection of Short Reads and novels set in World War II Northern Ireland. After the Allied troops arrived in this outlying part of Great Britain, life there would never be the same again. The series brings those heady, fleeting years to life again, in thrilling and romantic tales of the era. Her other writing includes a ghost tale inspired by the famous Coonian ghost, An Unbidden Visitor; a short story collection, Dancing Shadows, Tramping Hooves, and an historical novel, Hitler and Mars Bars.
The Yankee Years Books 1-3:
“After the Allied troops entered County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland during the second World War, life in the quiet, rural county would never be the same again.”