Flannery O’Shea - (fictional character, as created by author Julie Kistler)

The character Mary Flannery O’Shea, known as Flannery, features in a romantic novel entitled Flannery’s Rainbow by Julie Kistler. Flannery’s character was loosely based on the author’s numerous Irish friends, whilst her name was modelled on the famous American author Mary Flannery O’Connor (also known as Flannery).