Molly O'Brien The Irish Famine

Lawrence Barron 1180498526267


19th Century

Lawrence Barron

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This is the story of Molly O' Brien, a heroin who fights for justice and acceptance during the Great famine in Ireland.


Historical Fiction, Action, Biographical, Adventure, Epic, Crime

Short Summary

Molly O'Brien is dying. She relates her life back in Ireland during the great famine to a Young Doctor. The story is told from her point of view as well as Trevelyan, the Landlord, and Englishman names James, and Cromwell, the great grandson of Oliver Cromwell. At the end Molly dies in the year 1916

Molly Kills both Cromwell and Trevelyan then cuts out their hearts with her knife and presents them to the Leader of the Insurgents. She escapes from Ireland. In the last scene, in the year 1916, she dies after hearing about the Establishment of The Irish Republic.


Dublin Ireland 1845, The Irish Countryside, Work Houses, Famine Hospitals,

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise


Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message

Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence

Main Character Details

Name: Molly O'Brien

Age: 17

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Beautiful, Villainous, Aggressive, Badass

Additional Character Details

Name: Trevelyan,

Age: 45

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Badass, Complex, Aggressive

Additional Character Details

Name: James

Age: 19

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Complex, Aspiring

Additional Character Details

Name: Captain Cromwell

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Unapologetic, Villainous, Badass

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About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: DRC Publishing, St. John's Newfoundland Canada

Year Published: 2015

Hard Copy Available



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