A vintage collection of short stories from the bestselling author of Light a Penny Candle and Circle of Friends.
Millions of people travel on London's tube every day, yet we usually give our fellow passengers only a cursory glance. But each one of these nameless passengers has their own story to tell.
At Notting Hill, the mysterious secretary, harbouring her secrets, travels to work; at Highburyand Islington, Adam has a sudden change of heart; and at Holborn, a disastrous reunion is about to take place...
With her characteristic mix of compassionate humour and biting realism, this vintage collection of stories is Maeve Binchy at her very best
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