Maggie Doolin is a writer whose debut novel
“Love in the Shadows”
will be published in mid November by Nine Star Press.
Meg Mitchell is about to enter her final year of secondary school in a small close-knit village in rural Ireland when the arrival of the dynamic young English teacher, Harriet Smith changes her life.
She finds herself inexplicably drawn to the charismatic Harriet but this is 1970s Ireland. Society is harsh and repressive, not accepting of anyone different to the norm.
Meg will face challenges with her family, her community, and her own desires. In this climate, will she have the courage to choose her own path and find happiness ?