Writing with warmth, wit and great compassion, Maeve Binchy tells a magnificent story of the lives and loves of two women, bound together in a friendship that nothing could tear asunder - not even the man who threatened to come between them forever.
“An Irish Thorn Birds...complete and rewarding.”—Newsday
“A find...so rich and engrossing you can forget your own problems.”—Glamour
“A remarkably gifted writer…a wonderful student of human nature.”—The New York Times Book Review
“Reading one of Maeve Binchy’s novels is like coming home.”—The Washington Post
“Binchy is a grand storyteller in the finest Irish tradition…she writes from the heart.”—The Cleveland Plain Dealer
“Binchy’s genius is transforming storytelling into art.”—San Francisco Examiner & Chronicle
“Binchy’s tales combine warmth and spunk in a quintessentially Celtic way...In the field of women’s popular fiction, the Dublin storyteller sticks out like a faultless solitaire on a Woolworth’s jewelry counter.”—Chicago Tribune