Maeve Binchy tells wonderful stories. They show that, whilst times change, people often remain the same: they fall in love, sometimes unsuitably; they have hopes and dreams; they have deep, long-standing friendships, and some that fall apart. Maeve Binchy’s work includes wonderfully nostalgic pieces and also sharp – often witty – writing which is insightful and topical.
Christine Green, Maeve Binchy’s agent, explains why her favourite is the first
‘Irene had loved Jim for seventeen months before he said that he loved her.
“You do?” she said in
Watch Maeve Binchy telling us a little about her home town and her opinion on how culture differs from place to