Listen free for 30 days

Listen with offer

$0.00 for first 30 days

Pick 1 audiobook a month from our unmatched collection - including bestsellers and new releases.
Listen all you want to thousands of included audiobooks, Originals, celeb exclusives, and podcasts.
Access exclusive sales and deals.
£7.99/month after 30 days. Renews automatically. See here for eligibility.
Swearing Allegiance cover art

Swearing Allegiance

By: Jana Petken
Narrated by: Alistair Davis
Try for £0.00

£7.99/month after 30 days. Renews automatically. See here for eligibility.

Buy Now for £20.99

Buy Now for £20.99

Pay using card ending in
By completing your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and authorise Audible to charge your designated card or any other card on file. Please see our Privacy Notice, Cookies Notice and Interest-based Ads Notice.

Listeners also enjoyed...

The German Half-Bloods cover art
Goodbye for Now cover art
From the Ashes of Amiens cover art
A Bitter Rain cover art
The Desert Nurse cover art
Daffodils cover art
Fire by Night cover art
Nocturne cover art
Agent in Berlin cover art
An Ocean Between Us cover art
Tell Me It's Not True cover art
Traitor's Gate cover art
When the Dawn Breaks cover art
Shadow of a Century cover art
Goodbye Piccadilly cover art
The Nightingale Girls cover art


An Irish Easter uprising lays waste to Dublin and fractures a British Empire struggling to supply men and arms to defeat Germany.  

In Dublin’s ruins, the affluent and celebrated Carmody family is not only forced to confront the rebellion’s devastating effects on its personal lives, but also the terrible secrets and lies uncovered in the midst of grief. Forced to abandon their home in the Irish capital for London, each family member must strive to survive poverty, the horrors of war, and personal bouts with excessive pride and passion - but loyalty to family proves to be the most difficult cross to bear. 

Danny, the youngest, is an Irish Republican rebel who risks everything to fight for an independent Ireland. Patrick, a surgeon, swears allegiance to Britain and joins His Majesty’s Royal Navy, which is engaged in tense battles to control the seas. 

Jenny, self-entitled and strong-willed, sees her wedding plans and grand ambitions disintegrate. With a fiancé incarcerated in a rebel prison camp and no prospects of her own, she faces a dismal life in one of London’s munitions factories - until a personal, cataclysmic event changes her life and perception of love forever.

©2016 Jana Petken (P)2018 Cherry Hill Publishing

What listeners say about Swearing Allegiance

Average customer ratings

Reviews - Please select the tabs below to change the source of reviews.