Yesterday's Dreams by Danielle Ackley-McPhailYesterday's Dreams by Danielle Ackley-McPhail

Yesterday's Dreams

byDanielle Ackley-McPhail

Paperback | January 7, 2017

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An act of self-sacrifice transforms Kara O'Keefe's simple life into one both magical and menacing. Overwhelmed by the expenses of her father’s cancer treatments, Kara finds herself forced to give up Quicksilver, her cherished violin.

At Yesterday's Dreams, a pawnshop tucked away on a quiet New York back street, she discovers her true destiny and danger begins to stalk her. Pursued by malevolent forces she does not understand, Kara O'Keefe must place her trust in a dead man she loved but never truly knew and the living myth that would teach her what it is to be other. 

Has she inherited the tenacious strength of her Celtic ancestors, or will she fall beneath the onslaught of uncompromising fate? 

Award-winning author and editor Danielle Ackley-McPhail has worked both sides of the publishing industry for longer than she cares to admit. In 2014 she joined forces with husband Mike McPhail and friend Greg Schauer to form her own publishing house, eSpec Books ( Her published works include six novels, Yesterday'...
Title:Yesterday's DreamsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:248 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.56 inPublished:January 7, 2017Publisher:eSpec BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1942990480

ISBN - 13:9781942990482

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Editorial Reviews

This novel will appeal to fans of Charles DeLint with its urban approach to Irish mythology. At times I was mesmerized while at other times...I had to get up and turn the lights on...- Kate, Bitten By Books ReviewsYesterday's Dreams is an interesting mix of Celtic myth, women's empowerment literature, and urban fantasy...The story, though set in a modern period, is imbued with all the details and richness that readers expect from Celtic lore.-John Ottinger III, Grasping For The Wind Reviews[Danielle Ackley-McPhail] certainly seems to know her Celtic mythology...a solid story. -Piers Anthony, bestselling author of the Xanth series Yesterday's Dreams [...] a fabulously fresh tale that hooks the audience from the moment Lucien sees his prey. The prime characters appear real enabling the audience to believe that the magic is real in the music.-Harriet Klausner, The Best ReviewsA powerful, poignant tale...a writer of talent, imagination, and superb storytelling ability.-The Midwest Book Review