Author Archives: arthurcola

About arthurcola

I am the author of seven fiction books based on Celtic and Italian legends, Renaissance mysteries and history. They are: Journey of Three Pure Hearts and its sequel Pure and Tarnished Hearts, Stolen Christmas,The Brooch,The Stone Cutter Genius, The Shamrock Crown (Legend of Excalibur) and Papa and the Leprechaun King. My children's Christmas themed book is titled: Papa and the Gingerbread man. I have two screenplay versions on amazonstudios.com (The Shamrock Crown and The Leprechaun King) and have recently completed screenplay versions for my other novels. I served in the field of education for many years before embarking on a writing career. I am married to Donna and we have five children. web site: www.legendarytalesofarthurcola.com

Forgiveness and the Presidential Campaign 2016 by Arthur Cola

The other day I was watching the PBS series titled “Grantchester.” It is about an Anglican Priest and his relationship with a police detective, the girl he loves but who married another man, dealing with his parish and gay curate … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

“Torn and United Hearts” To be Presented at Pittsburgh Irish Fest.

The Doonagore Theft Trilogy is completed with the publication of the third novel in the series by Arthur Cola. Joining “Journey of Three Pure Hearts,” and “Pure and Tarnished Hearts” is “Torn and United Hearts.” Sure you can get them … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

“BEN-HUR” RIDES AGAIN by Arthur Cola

  Just saw Roma Downey and Mark Burnett’s version of the epic story of General Lew Wallace’s 19 th century novel of Ben-Hur. When I was a boy I saw the Charlton Heston as Judah Ben-Hur version. The photos are … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

“The Big Apple,” a cracked bell and Pure and Tarnished Hearts

The “Big Apple,” a cracked bell and “Pure and Tarnished Hearts.” By Jana Marie Smith and Arthur Cola Sitting down at the dining room table in the home of Arthur Cola in small town America, aka Burlington WI, with the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Pure and Tarnished Hearts by Arthur Cola

I am pleased to announce that my new novel: “Pure and Tarnished Hearts” will be published this summer. It will be available on Kindle and at Amazon (just search Arthur Cola on their sites) and at this link: http://www.feedaread.com/profiles/597/ And … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Celtic Thunder Concert 2015 by Arthur Cola

Celtic thunder is a talented group of Lads from Ireland and their band who bring music and song to the stage. You will find yourself close to tears with some of their songs such as Emmett singing Danny Boy and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Creating New book: Pure and Tarnished Hearts by Arthur Cola

This photo slideshow generated with Smilebox Creating “Pure and Tarnished Hearts in America” Wisconsin: The 19th Century briefly returned to Milwaukee as author Arthur Cola gathered his family to create photo images depicting the landing of Irish Immigrants in America … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment