A Week in Winter

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Anchor #ad - Sharing a week with this unlikely cast of characters is pure joy, full of Maeve’s trademark warmth and humor. Helped by rigger a bad boy turned good who is handy around the house and Orla, her niece a whiz at business, Chicky is finally ready to welcome the first guests to Stone House’s big warm kitchen, log fires, and understated elegant bedrooms.

When chicky starr decides to take an old, decaying mansion set high on the cliffs overlooking the windswept Atlantic Ocean and turn it into a restful place for a holiday by the sea, everyone thinks she is crazy. Once again, she embraces us with her grand storytelling. This ebook edition includes photos from the landscape of A WEEK IN WINTER and a Reading Group Guide.

A Week in Winter #ad -  . Stoneybridge is a small town on the west coast of Ireland where all the families know one another. John, much to everyone’s relief; the walls are disappointed to have won this second-prize holiday in a contest where first prize was Paris; and Freda, the librarian, but has a real talent for music; Miss Nell Howe, the American movie star, criticizes everything and leaves a day early, a retired schoolteacher, have been shaken by seeing too much death practicing medicine; Anders hates his father’s business, thinks he has arrived incognito; Winnie and Lillian are forced into taking a holiday together; Nicola and Henry, husband and wife, is afraid of her own psychic visions.

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Chestnut Street

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Anchor #ad - She would then put it in a drawer; “for the future, ” she would say. Jarlath’s crescent, is chestnut Street, featured in Minding Frankie, where neighbors come and go. Behind their closed doors we encounter very different people with different life circumstances, occupations, and sensibilities. Some of the unforgettable characters lovingly brought to life by binchy are bucket maguire, whose aunt visits from  america every summer and turns the house—and Nessa’s world—upside down; Lilian, whose gossip about the neighbors helps Madame Magic, the generous girl with the big heart and a fiancé whom no one approves of; Melly, who discovers more about her perfect mother than she ever wanted to know; and Molly, who must do more than he bargained for to protect his son; Nessa Byrne, the window cleaner, get everyone on the right track; Dolly, a self-styled fortune-teller, who learns the cure for sleeplessness from her pen pal from Chicago .

Chestnut Street #ad - The future is now. Across town from St. Chestnut street is written with the humor and understanding that are earmarks of Maeve Binchy’s extraordinary work and, once again, she warms our hearts with her storytelling. This ebook edition includes a Reading Group Guide. Maeve binchy imagined a street in Dublin with many characters coming and going, and every once in a while she would write about one of these people.

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Tara Road: A Novel

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Dell #ad - Binchy's graceful storytelling and wise compassion have earned her the devotion of fans worldwide--and made her one of the most beloved authors of our time. A provocative tale of family heartbreak, into another place,  Tara Road explores every woman's fantasy: escape, and revelation, friendship, another life.

. Binchy asks, and answers in her most astonishing novel to date. Now she dazzles us once again with a new novel filled with her signature warmth, humor, and tender insight. New york times bestseller • “a tender novel of the pleasures and pitfalls of friendship Tara Road is an ultramodern love story for women, about women, between women that is sure to delight.

Tara Road: A Novel #ad - Newsdaynew york times bestselling author Maeve Binchy has captured the hearts of millions with her unforgettable novels. What if. Tara road is like a total immersion in a colorful new world, where the last page comes too soon. Seattle times “An irresistible tale. Elle“Engrossing. Wall street journal“difficult to put down!”—Denver Post“One of Binchy's best.

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Heart and Soul

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Anchor #ad - Offers many honest pleasures. The washington Post. Clara casey has been offered the thankless job of establishing the underfunded clinic and agrees to take it on for a year. She has plenty on her plate already—two difficult adult daughters and the unwanted attentions of her ex-husband—but she assembles a wonderfully diverse staff devoted to helping their demanding, often difficult patients.

Before long the clinic is established as an essential part of the community, and Clara must decide whether or not to leave a place where lives are saved, courage is rewarded, and humor and optimism triumph over greed and self-pity. Good-hearted and entertaining. New york times bestsellera story of patients and staff, family, and friends who are part of a heart clinic in a community caught between the old Ireland and the new.

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Nights Of Rain And Stars

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Berkley #ad - But a sudden tragedy in the harbor below causes these perfect strangers to become unlikely friends as their lives begin to entwine. Fiona left her nursing career in Ireland to be with the man everyone thinks is wrong for her. Thomas mourns his failed marriage and misses his young son in California, while David yearns to reconcile with his family in England without having to go into the family business.

Elsa fled germany and her high-powered television job once she learned what the man she loved was hiding from her. Chance has brought them together, and together they will find new ways of looking at the lives they left behind. By the time the bouzouki players start up on the last page, you’ll feel you’ve known these people all your life.

Nights Of Rain And Stars #ad - The seattle times “the sort of book you should take with you on a trip to the Greek islands. The boston Globe. The lives of four strangers are forever altered when they meet in a Greek seaside village in this compelling novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Maeve Binchy. Tourists enter the hilltop tavern, alone and in pairs, for a casual lunch.

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Whitethorn Woods

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Anchor #ad - Father flynn listens to all those caught up in the conflict, as the men and women of Whitethorn Woods must decide between the traditions of the past and the promises of the future. Some believe it to be a place of true spiritual power, demanding protection; others think it’s a mere magnet for superstitions, easily sacrificed.

Whitethorn Woods #ad - What could be sweeter than a trip to an Irish village packed with robust native characters. The christian science monitorwhen a new highway threatens to bypass the town of Rossmore and cut through Whitethorn Woods, everyone has a passionate opinion about whether the town will benefit or suffer. A new york times bestseller"Love, longing, and rich scenes of daily life.

. Ann’s for generations to share their dreams and fears, and speak their prayers. Ann’s well, which is set at the edge of the woods and slated for destruction. But young father Flynn is most concerned with the fate of St. People have been coming to St.

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Echoes

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Berkley #ad - David is the cherished son of a prosperous doctor, while Clare lives with her large family behind their faltering store, longing for a moment of quiet to study. When they both go to university in Dublin—he as a matter of course, she on a hard-won scholarship—their worlds collide. They find freedom in each other—until the families, lovers, and secrets they left in Castlebay come back to haunt them.

. Laughter and tears, it’s what Binchy does best. San francisco chronicle Book Review“The Castlebay Maeve Binchy creates is a marvelous place. The new york Times Book Review. An emotional story of love, betrayal, friendship, and family from #1 New York Times bestselling author Maeve Binchy. David power and clare o'brien both grew up dreaming of escape from the battered seaside town of Castlebay, Ireland, but they might as well have had the ocean between them.

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Evening Class: A Novel

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Dell #ad - Bank clerk bill and his dizzy fiance Lizzie: a couple headed for trouble. From the new york times bestselling author of this year it will be different, the Glass Lake, and Circle of Friends, comes a novel filled with Maeve Binchy's signature warmth, wit, and sheer storytelling genius—a spellbinding tale of men and women whose quiet lives hide the most unexpected things.

That's where the real passion was lurking. It was latin teacher aidan Dunne's last chance to revive a failing marriage and a dead-end career. Connie, the gorgeous rich lady with a scandal ready to explode. Glowering lou, who joined the class as a cover for crime. And signora, whose passionate past remained a secret as she changed all their lives forever.

Evening Class: A Novel #ad - But aidan's dream was headed for disaster until the mysterious Signora appeared, transforming a shared passion for Italy into a life-altering adventure for them all. They came together at mountainview College, a down-at-the-heels secondary school on the seamy side of Dublin, to take a course in Italian.

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Quentins

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Berkley #ad - And quentins has a thousand stories to tell. But as ella uncovers more of what has gone on at Quentins, she begins to wonder whether some secrets should be kept that way. Quentins is not just any dublin restaurant; it’s a place where wedding proposals, family ties, business deals, and friendships are forged and sometimes broken.

The seattle Times . After all, the restaurant saw the people of a city become more confident in everything from their lifestyles to the food that they chose to eat. 1 new york times bestselling author maeve binchy tells the story of a generation and a city through the history of a Dublin restaurant in this “warm-hearted” Boston Herald enthralling novel.

Quentins #ad - Ella brady wants to film a documentary about Quentins that will capture the spirit of Dublin from the 1970s to the present day.

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Firefly Summer: A Novel

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Dell #ad - Mountfern and its residents come vibrantly alive. Cleveland plain dealer “the secrets hidden behind lace curtains, a young girl's first kiss, unexpected pregnancies, children's summer games, sudden deaths. She makes us feel as if we also know the place and its people. Kate ryan and her husband, John, have a rollicking pub in the Irish village of Mountfern.

. Patrick o'neill builds the grand hotel of his dreams, with its promise of wealth and change. But all that is about to change one fateful summer when American millionaire Patrick O'Neill comes to town with his irresistible charm, and money to burn. As love and hate vie for a town's quiet heart, old traditions begin to crumble away.

Firefly Summer: A Novel #ad - . And such wonderful dreams.

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Circle of Friends: A Novel

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Dell #ad - Benny—the only child, yearning to break free from her adoring parents. At terrific tale, told by a master storyteller. Susan isaacs,  the new york Times Book Review“Circle of Friends welcomes you in. The washington Post. It widened at dublin, at the university where Benny and Eve met beautiful Nan Mahlon and Jack Foley, a doctor's handsome son.

Eve and benny—they knew the sins and secrets behind every villager's lace curtains. Eve—the orphaned offspring of a convent handyman and a rebellious blueblood, abandoned by her mother's wealthy family to be raised by nuns. Circle Of Friends. Praise for circle of Friends“A rare pleasure. Long-hidden lies would emerge to test the meaning of love and the strength of ties held within the fragile gold bands of a.

Circle of Friends: A Novel #ad - . Except their own. But heartbreak and betrayal would bring the worlds of Knockglen and Dublin into explosive collision. An irresistible invitation to share the lives of people who believe in enduring values. Detroit free pressit began with Benny Hogan and Eve Malone, growing up, inseparable, in the village of Knockglen.

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