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The last thing he expected to find in Ireland that summer was the
inspiration to go on with his life, and certainly not in the form of an
New York socialite Peg Shannon has everything--wealth, position,
beauty and limitless prospects for happiness. or so the world believes.
Aspiring London violinist Kendall Gregg is talented, handsome and
charming. While hardly well-to-do, he has connections and ambition
which should take him far. Or so it appears.
Thrown together briefly by a twist of fate, Kendall quickly becomes
young Peg's hero, while Peg proves to be Kendall's unlikely salvation.
Through the decades, their deepening passion and shared secrets forge an
enduring bond, destining them for a love affair that comes but once in a
Set in the mid-twentieth century, Shannon's Daughter chronicles the
complex relationship between two people constrained by family
responsibility and a tragic secret, while delving into the history of
one of the most intriguing characters in the Miracle at Valley Rise