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Scarlet Feather [used book]

By: Maeve Binchy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Orion Books: 2000

Seller ID: 001003

ISBN: 0752838245

Condition: Good


Scarlet Feather is set in contemporary Dublin, and is the story of Cathy Scarlet and Tom Feather, who go into business together as caterers. Tom is the son of a builder and his fanatically devout wife, both of whom are disappointed that he hasn't joined the family building firm. Cathy's father is an inveterately optimistic gambler on the horses, and her mother, Lizzie, is a domestic cleaner. In particular Lizzie cleans the house of Cathy's mother-in-law, the fearsome Hannah Mitchell. Hannah is furious that her clever lawyer son, Neil, should have married her maid's daughter, and is even more o... View more info

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The Copper Beech [used book]

By: Maeve Binchy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: UK, Orion Books: 1993

Seller ID: 001015

ISBN: 1857979990

Condition: Good


By the school house at Shancarrig stands a copper beech, its bark scarred with the names and dreams of the pupils who have grown up under its branches. Under Junior Assistant Mistress Maddy Ross's careful gaze the children play, but out of school Maddy's gaze lingers where it shouldn't. Maura Brennan, a bundle of fun from the rough end of town, plays with her pals: leap year baby Eddie Barton, the apple of his mother's eye, and Nessa Ryan, who little realises as she carves his name at the roots of the copper beech on the very last day of school that she'll get a lot more from one of her school... View more info

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Minding Frankie [used book]

By: Maeve Binchy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Orion Books: 2010

Seller ID: 003010

ISBN: 1409113973

Condition: Good


Baby Frankie is born into an unusual family. Her mother is desperate to find someone to take care of her child and she doesn't have much time. Noel doesn't seem to be the most promising of fathers but despite everything, he could well be Frankie's best hope. As for Lisa, she is prepared to give up everything for the man she loves; surely he's going to love her back? And Moira is having none of it. She knows what's right, and has the power to change the course of Frankie's life ...but Moira is hiding secrets of her own. MINDING FRANKIE is a story about unconventional families, relationships whi... View more info

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Heart and Soul [used book]

By: Maeve Binchy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Orion Books: 2008

Seller ID: 003011

ISBN: 0752897500

Condition: Good


Clara Casey has more than enough on her plate. Her daughters Adi and Linda were no problem at all during the usually turbulent teens. Now in their twenties, Adi is always fighting for or against something: the environment or the whale or battery farming; while Linda lurches from one unsatisfactory relationship to the next. As if this wasn't enough, Clara, a senior cardiac specialist, has a new job to cope with...For Anya, meeting Clara Casey is a miracle: she had never intended to leave her beloved Poland, but after the love of her life has turned sour, her world seems rather empty. Perhaps a ... View more info

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Whitethorn Woods [used book]

By: Maeve Binchy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Orion Books: 2006

Seller ID: 003012

ISBN: 0752873350

Condition: Good


The people of Rossmore, each with their own story, wait for the great road of progress...From the No. 1 bestselling author of HEART AND SOUL. The town of Rossmore is a special place, full of character and charm. Nestled beside the Whitethorn Woods, the town has grown since the days when it was small and friendly and everyone knew everyone else. But it still has the woods, with the well dedicated to St Ann, where generations have come to pray or make wishes or just to look back at the pretty little town. Which is why there is going to be such a fuss about the plans for the new road, cutting thr... View more info

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Quentins [used book]

By: Maeve Binchy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Orion Books: 2002

Seller ID: 003034

ISBN: 0752851659

Condition: Good


Every table at Quentins restaurant has a thousand stories to tell: tales of love, betrayal and revenge, of hope and despair. The staff who come and go have stories of their own, and the restaurant itself has had times when it looked set fair for success and others when it seemed as if it must close in failure. Ella Brady wants to make a documentary about the renowned Dublin restaurant that has captured the spirit of a generation and a city in the years it has been open. In Maeve Binchy's magical Quentins you will meet new friends and old: the twins from Scarlet Feather, Signora from Evenin... View more info

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Scarlet Feather [used book]

By: Maeve Binchy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Orion: 2001

Seller ID: 0752876856

ISBN: 0752876856

Condition: Good


'I literally could not put the book down' Sunday Express Cathy Scarlet and Tom Feather have decided to create the best catering company in Dublin. They have plenty of talent, the perfect premises, and even a few contacts. But not everyone is as pleased by the idea of 'Scarlet Feather' as they are. Tom's parents are disappointed that he has turned his back on the family business. Cathy's mother-in-law believes Cathy should be at home. And Tom's relationship with his beautiful, ambitious girlfriend is slowly disintegrating. As Cathy and Tom strive to maintain their emotional ties amidst... View more info

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Whitethorn Woods [used book]

By: Maeve Binchy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Orion: 2007

Seller ID: 1407250752

ISBN: 1407250752

Condition: Good


'A touching, funny, optimistic book full of wonderful, well observed characters' Daily Mail 'Maeve Binchy at her best' Choice Everything is changing in small Irish town of Rossmore - and when a new road threatens to cut through Whitethorn Woods, everyone has a passionate opinion about whether the town will benefit or suffer. At the heart of the conflict is the fate of St. Ann's Well. People have been coming to St. Ann's for generations to share their dreams and fears. Some believe it to be a place of true spiritual power, demanding protection; others think it's a mere magnet for super... View more info

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A Week in Winter [used book]

By: Maeve Binchy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Orion: 2012

Seller ID: 1409114007

ISBN: 1409114007

Condition: Good


The Sheedy sisters had lived in Stone House for as long as anyone could remember. Set high on the cliffs on the west coast of Ireland, overlooking the windswept Atlantic ocean, it was falling into disrepair - until one woman, with a past she needed to forget, breathed new life into the place. Now a hotel, with a big, warm kitchen and log fires, it provides a welcome few can resist. Winnie is generally able to make the best of things, until she finds herself on the holiday from hell. John arrived on an impulse after he missed a flight at Shannon. And then there's Henry and Nicola, burdened with... View more info

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The Glass Lake [used book]

By: Maeve Binchy

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Orion: 1995

Seller ID: 1857978013

ISBN: 1857978013

Condition: Good


Kit McMahon lives in the small Irish town of Lough Glass, where everyone knows everyone; children who walk to school together grow up and become sweethearts and marry, people gossip and grumble and dream their lives away. For it is a place where change comes slowly. Until one day, beautiful, mysterious Helen McMahon disappears, presumed drowned in the lake, and then the gossip runs wild. The consequences for Helen's husband, her son, but above all for her daughter, Kit, are unimaginable and will leave not one of their lives unchanged. View more info

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Nights of Rain and Stars [used book]

By: Maeve Binchy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Orion: 2004

Seller ID: 0752851667

ISBN: 0752851667

Condition: Good


Four strangers, with nothing in common but a need to escape, meet in a Greek taverna high above the small village of Aghia Anna. From Ireland, America, Germany and England, they have each left their homes and their old lives, when a shocking tragedy throws them unexpectedly together. Fiona is a young nurse, trying to make her family understand her need to follow her own path. Thomas desperately misses his young son and fears that his ex-wife will come between them. Elsa abruptly left her career as a television presenter, but someone from her past refuses to let her go. And shy, quiet David is ... View more info

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Chestnut Street [used book]

By: Maeve Binchy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Orion: 2014

Seller ID: 1409151794

ISBN: 1409151794

Condition: Good


Just round the corner from St Jarlath's Crescent (featured in MINDING FRANKIE) is Chestnut Street. Here, the lives of the residents are revealed in Maeve Binchy's wonderfully compelling tales: Bucket Maguire, the window cleaner, who must do more than he bargained for to protect his son. Nessa Byrne, whose aunt comes to visit from America for six weeks every summer and turns the house - and Nessa's world - upside down. Lilian, the generous girl with a big heart, and the fiance not everyone approves of. And Melly, whose gossip about the neighbours leads to trouble in the form of the fortune tell... View more info