Barbara O'Hanlon and Stephanie Berke, sisters who embarked on a literary adventure together eight years ago, are now the successful authors of four novels, the most recent due for publication in September 2010.

The sisters' books have been translated into more than a dozen languages and are sold on all five continents.

Their seamless writing makes it impossible to tell where one finishes and another begins. They are widely appreciated for their richness of narrative and, in the 'Langani Trilogy', for their portrait of life in Kenya during the last throes of British rule and the emerging cultural dynamic of a newly independent country.

Barbara and Stephanie are now working on their fifth novel. 'Looking for Adrian' is the story of a sudden disappearance, and a search that begins in Hong Kong and takes the reader to the heart of a family's tragic secrets and their long-reaching consequences.

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Praise for the 'LANGANI TRILOGY'
An epic of blood feuds, murder, betrayal, love, loss, forgiveness and redemption, this is as atmospheric as sitting on a verandah with a gin and tonic, watching the African sunset. You'll feel a twinge of regret when there are no more pages to turn.- The Times
A tremendously accomplished, full-throated saga delivering romance, betrayal, murder and mayhem... the kind of book you have to read by torchlight under the bedclothes after lights out.- Daily Mail
'Blood Sisters is one of those rare books where the country it is set in, and the principals it portrays, are so vividly described that you feel you are a participant. A moving an utterly enthralling portrait of Africa and its rich kaleidoscope of life.' - Angela Fisher, photographer and author of Africa Adorned and co-author with Carol Beckwith of eight other books on Africa.
'...stiff upper lips are melted by passion in this story of wartime valor... the book really shines in its depiction of the chaos of war...a part of history that France is really only coming to terms with now.' - Irish Tatler
A singular literary event...a cosmopolitan novel. - Observer
A remarkable debut novel...a dramatic story of passion and betrayal. - Daily Mail
Full of intrigue, love, passion and anger.- Irish Independent