Kate Kerrigan, author of City of Hope, on tour June/July 2013

Posted By on June 3, 2013

City of HopeAbout City of Hope

• Paperback: 352 pages
• Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks; Original edition (June 25, 2013)

The heartrending and inspiring sequel to Ellis Island, Kate Kerrigan’s City of Hope is an uplifting story of a woman truly ahead of her time

When her beloved husband suddenly dies, young Ellie Hogan decides to leave Ireland and return to New York, where she worked in the 1920s. She hopes that the city will distract her from her anguish. But the Great Depression has rendered the city unrecognizable. Gone are the magic and ambiance that once captured Ellie’s imagination.

Plunging headfirst into a new life, Ellie pours her passion and energy into running a refuge for the homeless. Her calling provides the love, support, and friendship she needs in order to overcome her grief—until, one day, someone Ellie never thought she’d see again steps through her door. It seems that even the vast Atlantic Ocean isn’t enough to keep the tragedies of the past from catching up with her.

Kate KerriganAbout Kate Kerrigan

Kate Kerrigan is the author of three previous novels. She lives in Ireland with her husband and their two sons.

Visit Kate’s website at www.katekerrigan.ie and follow her on Twitter: @katekerrigan.

Kate’s Tour Stops

Tuesday, June 25th: bookchickdi

Wednesday, June 26th: Books in the City

Wednesday, June 26th: Peeking Between the Pages

Monday, July 1st: A Book Geek

Monday, July 1st: Diary of an Eccentric

Wednesday, July 3rd: No More Grumpy Bookseller

Thursday, July 4th: 2 Kids and Tired Book Reviews

Monday, July 8th: Dwell in Possibility

Tuesday, July 16th: Peppermint PhD

Monday, July 22nd: Becca’s Byline

Tuesday, July 24th: Tina’s Book Reviews

Thursday, July 25th: The Maiden’s Court

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