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Murder in an Irish Churchyard

Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
Series: Irish Village Mysteries, Book 3
Length: 9 hrs and 57 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (19 ratings)
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Summary

It's official! Siobhan is now Garda O'Sullivan, and her five siblings couldn't be prouder. While her brother James runs Naomi's Bistro, Siobhan is doing her part to keep the village safe. Of course, Kilbane is pretty quiet compared to a place like Dublin, where Macdara Flannery has gone to be a detective sergeant.

Then one night the local priest summons Siobhan to the church cemetery. There's a dead man in the graveyard - above ground. He's a stranger, but the priest has heard talk of an American tourist in town searching for an Irish ancestor. A detective sergeant is dispatched from Dublin to assist with the case, and, as fate would have it, it's Macdara.

Things have been awkward between him and Siobhan since he left, but their partnership soon unearths that the victim was from Dublin, Ohio. As they dig for a motive among the gnarled roots of his family tree, long-buried secrets are unearthed.

Now, they'll have to stay two steps ahead of the killer...or they'll end up with more than one foot in the grave.

©2018 Carlene O'Connor (P)2018 Dreamscape Media, LLC

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  • Derek
  • San Pedro del Pinatar, Murcia, Spain
  • 27-03-18

Great series!

I love the author and the narratrix. They are two very talented ladies who have captured my heart.

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Better and better

This series gets better with each book. Characters and family are still the same as well as ongoing ‘romance’. Caroline Lennon is a superb Irish narrator with the appropriate humorous nuances. Hopefully there will be. Ore

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  • Holly Roberts
  • 17-03-18

Great Listen!

Love the mystery, humor and insight into some of Irish culture. The storyline is interesting and flows easily with good twists. The reader captures the character’s voices wonderfully. I just wonder if the author means to only portray Americans as typically obnoxious, egotistical and/or snobs? Hopefully, there is room for diversity in character, even among Americans!

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  • CajunAmber
  • 03-04-18

too many twists and turns to count!

fantastic murder mystery that keeps you guessing to the very end. I've listened to all three books and it's left me waiting for the next book. Miss O'Connor is a fine, well versed author.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 04-08-18

Good story but narration needs work

I love the O'Sullivan Six and their shenanigans! Unfortunately, the narrator's attempt at American accents is painful and distracting to listen to.

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  • Lara
  • 27-07-18

Loved minus the prejudice

Really loved this whole series but some serious prejudice against Americans. There are good Americans despite current issues and the fact that we can’t help being descendants of immigrants. Loved the book but man, really over the top bashing.

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  • justthisonce
  • 24-03-18

Series getting better.

Although a couple years passed in the storyline since the second book with major changes in the main characters lives, the author handles that adroitly. And you would think that a couple actual years worth of honing her writing skills had passed as well. The first two books were good but seemed as though the series could either get better or sizzle out. Happily, this entry is the best yet and leaves me definitely wanting the series to continue. The mystery was satisfyingly complex. And the personal relationship between the main characters was interesting but not so intrusive that it turned a well done mystery into borderline romance novel.

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  • Cynthia
  • 10-04-18

America made up of immigrants from Ireland!

Good plot, kind of slow. Narration good. Did not see the need to bash Americans, it really did not add anything to the story and reflects badly on the author.

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  • Lucille M.
  • 13-02-19

Another wonderful mystery

I can’t seem to get enough of these lighthearted plot twisting stories. Love love love them. Carry on Ms O’Connor

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 07-02-19

Thoroughly enjoyed this series

Loved this series, sure hope another one is on the way! Entertaining, humorous, and hard to figure out who “did” it

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  • Anonymous User
  • 08-12-18

Big improvement

Was a good improvement on the 2nd book, can not wait for the next one!

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  • Pam Hall
  • 22-11-18

love these books

I absolutely love these books and especially love this narrator. She makes the stories come alive.