Dominic McGreal


“The Revolutionary Lover” is a historical fiction novel set in early twentieth-century Ireland and written by Dominic McGreal. It tells the story of two young lovers, Sean and Neill, who dare to dream of a life together in a society that does not approve of their love, much less their chosen paths in life.

About The Author

Dominic McGreal is an author and actor with a passion for writing stories that shed light on the struggles and triumphs of people from all backgrounds and walks of life. He is known for his work in writing short articles for the Deaf Heritage Centre newsletter and for his presence on stage theatre.

Dominic is heavily influenced by his personal experiences as part of the Deaf community, and his sensitivity and care for the subject matter he writes about can be felt on every page of his work. “The Revolutionary Lover” is his first published novel, and its themes of love and oppression align with his longstanding commitment to using his voice and storytelling ability to give a voice to marginalized communities and to spread understanding and empathy in the world.

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“The Revolutionary Lover” by Dominic McGreal is a poignant exploration of love and resilience set against the backdrop of early twentieth-century Ireland. The narrative unfolds in a society steeped in conservatism, where societal norms and the influence of the Catholic Church cast a shadow on personal freedom, particularly for two young lovers, Sean and Neill.

The novel skillfully weaves a tapestry of historical fiction, immersing readers in a turbulent era marked by political unrest and economic instability. Sean and Neill’s relationship, a forbidden love story, becomes a symbol of defiance and hope in the face of societal disapproval. As the characters navigate through the challenges posed by their love, the narrative delves into profound themes of love’s transformative power, the complexities of sexuality, and the enduring strength required to persevere in the midst of adversity.

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"The Revolutionary Lover"

Dominic McGreal, an author and actor, is deeply passionate about crafting stories illuminating the challenges and triumphs of individuals from diverse backgrounds.

What the Readers think

Mary L

"Exceptional storytelling. Remarkable and heartfelt."

Shaun C

"I couldn't put The Revolutionary Lover down! It's a touching exploration of love that defied societal norms. This book reminds us that love can triumph over adversity, making it a heartwarming and thought-provoking tale."

Lucas S

"I couldn't stop reading. The Revolutionary Lover is a gripping and emotional exploration of forbidden love in a harsh world. It will stay with you long after you finish."

John M

"A compelling and beautifully written tale of love in the face of adversity. The characters and their struggles felt real, and I was completely absorbed in their journey."

Nora M

"An evocative and powerful read. The author has skillfully depicted the complexities of love and prejudice in a bygone era. A memorable and thought-provoking story."

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