A Celtic Romance Series (Book 1)

Romance - Paranormal
226 Pages
Reviewed on 03/29/2023
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Author Biography

My name is Shea and I am a wife and mom of two. My writing consists of steamy paranormal romances full of magic, mystery, and sarcasm. When I am not working I enjoy traveling with my family.

My mission is to spread positivity to people that need it.

    Book Review

Reviewed by Emma Megan for Readers' Favorite

Fireflies by Shea Hulse is an engrossing paranormal romance. Bridget doesn't think she deserves to be loved. She thinks that people are untrustworthy and cruel. Thus, her main friends are books and Declan, her work colleague. One night, when Bridget sees the same strange dog in the same spot as always, Declan tells her why that dog always watches her. When Bridget learns more about the dog and Declan, she wonders if Declan is a psycho. He tells her that she is one of the most extraordinary beings in the world and that she's in danger. Yet, Bridget doesn't believe him even though she notices the signs and the death omens that Declan tries to warn her about. However, Bridget is going to learn of the Tuatha Dé Danann, her powers, magic, faeries, nymphs, the Faerie Queen, and a powerful evil Celtic witch and her three sons: Darkness, Evil, and Violence.

Fireflies by Shea Hulse has magic, mystery, peril, powerful characters, and romance. This mesmerizing and darkly entertaining novel is about old stories, dark magic, superstitious beliefs, gods and demigods, ancient witches, and what it means to be torn between lovers and lives. It is a haunting and magical blend of supernatural and historical romance. This story has an intriguing premise that is beautifully executed and offers much to consider. Fireflies is also about discovering your hidden potential, worth, and purpose. It's perfect for fans of Irish mythology and paranormal romance who enjoy a bit of magic and a lot of mystery.

Courtnee Turner Hoyle

Fireflies by Shea Hulse is the first installment in the Celtic Romance series. Bridget has been friends with her co-worker, Declan, for a year but never took it further until he kidnaps her. Finding his intentions are far from nefarious, she relaxes her emotional defenses. However, Declan reveals more than just a romantic interest in her. When he whisks her away to his native country, Ireland, they experience supernatural events that lead Bridget closer to understanding her destiny. Unfortunately, the appearance of a god, Ruad, complicates her romance with Declan. Nevertheless, Bridget is mysteriously drawn to him, and Ruad, Declan, and Bridget must work together to overcome a witch and her sons.

Shea Hulse knows how to hook you with fiery romance and unstoppable action! You will not want to miss a word as you turn the pages of a romance that settles into magical realism. It is full of superstition and Celtic tradition, and mythology. Faerie folklore is discussed between the characters and adds to the depth of the plot. Hulse moves you through the story quickly without sacrificing the plot's or the characters' quality. With a tangled love triangle and supernatural action, the Celtic Romance series will satisfy those looking for romance, adventure, or the supernatural. It ends on a cliffhanger that will keep you intrigued until you devour the next installment in this compelling series. Fireflies is recommended for mature readers who enjoy romance, suspense, and Celtic mythology.