The Deverill Chronicles

6 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 811 ratings

Songs of Love and War Publisher's Summary

West Cork, Ireland, 1900. The year marks the start of a new century and the birth of three very different women: Kitty Deverill, the flame-haired Anglo-Irish daughter of the castle; Bridie Doyle, the daughter of the Irish cook; and Celia Deverill, Kitty's flamboyant English cousin. Together they grow up on the dreamy grounds of the family's grand estate, Castle Deverill. Yet their peaceful way of life will soon be threatened by Ireland's struggle for independence.

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  • Book 1

    • Songs of Love and War

    • By: Santa Montefiore
    • Narrated by: Genevieve Swallow
    • Length: 17 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 13

    West Cork, Ireland, 1900. The year marks the start of a new century and the birth of three very different women: Kitty Deverill, the flame-haired Anglo-Irish daughter of the castle; Bridie Doyle, the daughter of the Irish cook; and Celia Deverill, Kitty's flamboyant English cousin. Together they grow up in the dreamy grounds of the family's grand estate, Castle Deverill. Yet their peaceful way of life will soon be threatened by Ireland's struggle for independence.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fabulous

    • By Anne Renaud on 02-23-18

    Regular price: $27.81

    • The Girl in the Castle

    • A Novel
    • By: Santa Montefiore
    • Narrated by: Genevieve Swallow
    • Length: 17 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 435
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 402
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 401

    Born on the ninth day of the ninth month in the year 1900, Kitty Deverill is special, as her grandmother has always told her. Built on the stunning green hills of West Cork, Ireland, Castle Deverill is Kitty's beloved home, where many generations of Deverills have also resided. Although she's Anglo-Irish, Kitty's heart completely belongs to the wild countryside of the Emerald Isle, and her devotion to her Irish-Catholic friends - Bridie Doyle, the daughter of the castle's cook; and Jack O'Leary, the vet's son - is unmatched.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • That's it?

    • By B. Auld on 08-10-17

    Regular price: $39.92

  • Book 2

    • Daughters of Castle Deverill

    • The Deverill Chronicles, Book 2
    • By: Santa Montefiore
    • Narrated by: Genevieve Swallow
    • Length: 18 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 150
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 140
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 139

    It is 1925, and the war is long over. But much has been lost, and life will never be quite the same. Castle Deverill, cherished ancestral home to the Deverill family in the west of Ireland, has burned to the ground. Young and flighty Celia Deverill is determined to restore the sad ruins to its former glory. But dark shadows are gathering once more as the financial markets start to shake, and everything that felt so certain is thrown once again into doubt....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Hard to wait for the sequel

    • By Granny B on 02-07-17

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    • The Daughters of Ireland

    • By: Santa Montefiore
    • Narrated by: Genevieve Swallow
    • Length: 18 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 136
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 130
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 130

    In the green hills of West Cork, Ireland, Castle Deverill has burned to the ground. But young Celia Deverill is determined to see her ruined ancestral home restored to its former glory - to the years when Celia ran through its vast halls with her cousin Kitty and their childhood friend Bridie Doyle.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • My first Santa Montefiore book!

    • By Deborah on 08-18-17

    Regular price: $39.92

  • Book 3

    • The Last Secret of the Deverills

    • The Deverill Chronicles, Book 3
    • By: Santa Montefiore
    • Narrated by: Genevieve Swallow
    • Length: 14 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
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    Martha Wallace came to Dublin from her home in America to find her birth mother. But instead she has lost her heart to the impossibly charming JP Deverill. Bridie Doyle, now mistress of Castle Deverill, is determined to make the castle she used to work in her home. But her flamboyant husband, Cesare, has other ideas. Kitty Deverill has come to terms with her life with her husband, Robert. But then Jack O'Leary, the love of her life, returns to Ballinakelly....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great read!

    • By Anonymous User on 07-26-18

    Regular price: $15.66

    • The Secret of the Irish Castle

    • Deverill Chronicles Series, Book 3
    • By: Santa Montefiore
    • Narrated by: Genevieve Swallow
    • Length: 14 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61

    1939: Peace has flourished since the Great War ended, but much has changed for the Deverill family as now a new generation is waiting in the wings to make their mark. When Martha Wallace leaves her home in America to search for her birth mother in Dublin, she never imagines that she will completely lose her heart to the impossibly charming JP Deverill. But more surprises are in store for her after she discovers that her mother comes from the same place as JP, sealing her fate.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The secret of the Irish castle

    • By Always Thinking on 08-27-18

    Regular price: $34.22