Maeve Binchy is the author of "Whitethorn Woods, Nights of Rain and Stars, Quentins, Scarlet Feather," and many other bestselling novels. She lives with her husband, writer Gordon Snell.
Maeve Binchy is the author of "Whitethorn Woods, Nights of Rain and Stars, Quentins, Scarlet Feather," and many other bestselling novels. She lives with her husband, writer Gordon Snell. See less
The following is a personality profile of Maeve Binchy based on her work.
Maeve Binchy is social and boisterous.
She is assertive, she tends to speak up and take charge of situations, and she is comfortable leading groups. She is confident as well: she is hard to embarrass and is self-confident most of the time. But, Maeve Binchy is also empathetic: she feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for modernity.
Considers helping others to guide a large part of what she does: she thinks it is important to take care of the people around her. She is also relatively unconcerned with achieving success: she makes decisions with little regard for how they show off her talents.
Maeve Binchy knows how to weave a story around several characters, drawing them all into the story. At first they seem to be ordinary people, but after a while you realize they're not just ordinary, ... Read More
This is one of her best books. I've read everything she's ever read, and this is definitely vintage Binchy.
This book has everything her fans look for in her books, believable characters who are ... Read More
The 3 stars (average rating) is only because I had difficulty in getting into the book, and that probably due to the Statue(Shrine)??? in the woods and/or that each chapter was dealing with a ... Read More