A vintage collection of short stories set in the heart of Dublin, from the bestselling author of Light a Penny Candle and Circle of Friends.
A society hostess entertains her husband's mistress to dinner; a country girl savours the delights of city life; a student faces the dilemma of unmarried pregnancy; and a drink-ridden photographer tries to relaunch a shattered career...
This vintage collection of stories from the bestselling author of Light a Penny Candle and Circle of Friends is Maeve Binchy at her best - her trademark warmth, wit and compassion are unmistakeable.
"Maeve Binchy has a gimlet eye for the seething cauldron of emotions which lies beneath the surface of everyday life"
"An adept storyteller with a sharp eye for social nuances and a pleasing affection for her characters"
"Compulsive reading . . . Ms Binchy has the true story-teller's knack"