The Book of Kells Author:R. A. MacAvoy John Thornburn is an artist, mild-mannered and nonviolent. To make ends meet, he teaches some courses in Celtic design. And although his background is half Micmac Indian, he lives in Ireland for two reasons: his far more confrontational and warrior-like girlfriend, Derval O’Keane, and his fascination with the beautiful illuminated manuscri... more »pt known as the Book of Kells.
But he’s about to take a journey to a far more distant place, one that he could not have imagined. Along with Derval, John will find himself in an ancient Celtic realm, where a Viking attack begs to be avenged and a fantastic -- and sometimes terrifying -- adventure awaits...« less
This book approaches time travel in an often used way, but the story is still good once you get there. The characters are believable and events are exciting. If you can just believe whatever they say you will enjoy this book.
I hated for this book to end, it was so fascinating, i wish the author would do a sequel. Also just finished Tea with the Black Dragon, definitely different but still written very well by the same author.