From #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts comes a trilogy about the land we re drawn to, the family we learn to cherish, and the people we long to love. With the legends and lore of Ireland running through his blood, falconer Conr O Dwyer is proud to call County Mayo home. It s where his sister, Branna, lives and works, where his cousin, Iona, has found true love, and where his childhood friends form a circle that can t be broken A circle that is about to be stretched out of shape by a long-awaited kiss. Meara Quinn is Branna s best friend, a sister in all but blood. Her and Conr s paths cross almost daily, as Conr takes tourists on hawk walks and Meara guides them on horseback across the lush countryside. She has the eyes of a gypsy and the body of a goddess things Conr has always taken for granted until his brush with death propels them into a quick, hot tangle. Plenty of women have found their way to Conr s bed, but ne to his heart until w. Frustratingly, Meara is okay with just the heat, afraid to lose herself and their friendship to something more. But soon, Conr will see the full force and fury of what runs in his blood. And he will need his family and friends around him when his past rolls in like the fog, threatening an end to all he loves.