Like chatting with a good friend over a cup of tea' Irish Mail on Sunday May O'Callaghan has decided that life's too short and she's decided to throw in the towel in her predictable nine-to-five job. And paul, willing to risk everything for an affair with Carmel, three doors up, the young teacher who has yet to learn that there's a price to pay for having something that shouldn't be yours.
The Last Week of May: The Number One Bestseller #ad - There's paddy, who lives on his own yet never seems to be at home. But what may can't figure out is who gave her the beautiful shell necklace and was it really meant for her? On this one particular week, all is about to change for the inhabitants of Kilpatrick and May discovers that while only love can break your heart, only love can put it back together.
The anniversary, roisin Meaney's sparkling new novel, is now available for pre-order.
After the Wedding: What happens after you say 'I do'?Hachette Ireland #ad - The residents of Roone are getting ready for a summer of love, secrets and drama. 1 bestseller roisin meaney's warm storytelling and unforgettable characters. After a bumpy start, nell and James have finally said 'I do' and everything seems to be falling into place. Maeve binchy fans will love THE NO. As the summer days roll by, and tim seems in no hurry to return to his wife and daughter, Nell is finding it more and more difficult to enjoy her new beginning.
After the Wedding: What happens after you say 'I do'? #ad - But when the little island of Roone is rocked by the disappearance of a young child, Nell realises that life can change in a single moment. Nell is getting comfortable in her new role as stepmother to James' sixteen-year-old son Andy, she's finally mending fences with her father and she's ready to look to the future.
Then nell's ex-fiancé tim - her husband James' brother - comes back to Roone, a place he's never liked, and she begins to feel uneasy. Will happiness be restored before the autumn comes? .
Something in CommonHachette Ireland #ad - And there begins a correspondence that blossoms into a friendship which spans over two decades. As the years pass, the women exchange details of loves lost and found, of family joys and upheavals. A life-affirming, poignant story of two women with nothing in common except their friendship - from the No. 1 bestselling author roisin meaney.
. Sarah's letters filled with thoughts on her outwardly perfect marriage and her aching desire for children, and Helen's on the struggle of raising her young daughter alone. But little do they realise that their story began long before Sarah penned that first letter - on one unforgettable afternoon where, during a distraught conversation on a bridge, Sarah changed the course of Helen's life forever.
Something in Common #ad - This is the story of Helen and Sarah, and the friendship that was part of their destiny. Perfect for readers of Cathy Kelly and Sheila O'Flanagan. The friendship starts with a letter. From aspiring writer sarah to blunt but witty journalist Helen, complaining about Helen's most recent book review.
Half Seven on a ThursdayHachette Ireland #ad - And, as opening night draws near, they learn that in life there's no such thing as a dress rehearsal. A novelist who has a gift for conveying the charm of the ordinary' irish Independent on Number One bestselling author Roisin MeaneyAs opening night nears for a local amateur production, the cast begin to realise that the real drama is taking place off-stage -- and in life there's no such thing as a dress rehearsal.
. When edward bull agreed to direct the amateur production of Death by Dying, he thought it would take his mind off his wife's recent affair. And, open her heart to love again? Handsome, perhaps, charming Robert glides through life. He was soon to discover, however, that all the real drama was taking place off-stage.
Half Seven on a Thursday #ad - . But is it too late? as the weeks pass, the cast members of Death by Dying are brought together and their lives intertwine. Maria, trapped in a loveless marriage to an older man, makes an appalling discovery. If pushed, she knows she will do whatever it takes to protect her vulnerable son, Pat. When caroline threatens to take his sons away from him, however, he realises that everything he ever wanted was right under his nose.
I'll Be Home for Christmas: 'This magical story of new beginnings will warm the heart'Hachette Ireland #ad - A feel-good tale of magic, sparkle and new beginnings from Roisin Meaney, author of The People Next Door, The Anniversary and The Birthday Party. It's three days before Christmas. Tilly boards a plane on the other side of the world. Tilly carries a troubling secret and Laura, a woman she's never met, might be the only one who can help her.
Except that Laura has no idea that Tilly exists. She's determined to reach Roone, a small island off the west coast of Ireland, in time for Christmas Day. A storm is heading for the island, but will peace be restored before the snow melts? And with five children, a mother-in-law stranded on the island and a husband with whom she's barely on speaking terms, an unexpected Christmas guest is the last thing she needs.
The ReunionHachette Ireland #ad - As far as she's concerned, her school days, and what happened to her the year she left, should stay in the past. Eleanor, meanwhile, is unrecognisable from the fun-loving girl she was in school. Warm and insightful. Roisin meaney is a skillful storyteller' - Sheila O'Flanagan, author of The Missing Wife, on The Reunion.
It's their twenty-year school reunion but the Plunkett sisters have their own reasons for not wanting to attend. With a son who is barely speaking to her, and a husband keeping a secret from her, revisiting the past is the last thing on her mind. But when an unexpected letter arrives for Caroline in the weeks before the reunion, memories are stirred.
The Reunion #ad - Will the sisters find the courage to return to the town where they grew up and face what they've been running from all these years?The Reunion is a moving story about secrets, sisters and finding a way to open your heart. Caroline, now a successful knitwear designer, spends her time flying between her business in England and her lover in Italy.
A thoughtful, engrossing read.
The Street Where You LiveHachette Ireland #ad - But until the curtain falls, you never know what might happen on The Street Where You Live. A real treat. Roisin meaney is a skilful storyteller' sheila O'Flanagan'Utterly irresistible' Irish IndependentWhen a heatwave coincides with rehearsals for an end-of-summer concert, temperatures soar - so too do the small town scandals.
. It turns out that some members of the choir have secrets they are desperate to keep hidden. Christopher, the handsome and talented director, is embroiled in a steamy affair with someone who is strictly off-limits; Molly has become obsessed with a young boy whom she's convinced is her grandson; while Emily has just fallen in love - with the wrong man.
The Street Where You Live #ad - As opening night approaches, it becomes clear that there are some tough decisions to be made. Meaney wraps her readers in the company and comfort of strangers' Sunday Independent.
The Daisy Picker best-selling novelGill Books #ad - Soon she's chucked a backpack into her car and set off into the Wild West – of Ireland, that is – in search of adventure. She begins to think that things could hardly be more perfect. And then she meets joe, who's about to turn her life upside down …Praise for Roisin Meaney No matter where Roisin’s career takes her, her fans will follow.
But one day she stumbles across something that will change her life. Her books have touched many the limerick leader her novels are about the pulsating, vibrating Ireland inhabited by different people with different outlooks … Roisin’s style reminded reviewers of Joanne Trollope’s hugely successful domestic thrillers, negotiating complex situations with thoughtfulness and humanity.
The Daisy Picker best-selling novel #ad - Daily ireland A warm and engaging read about self-discovery. The limerick Leader. The daisy picker is a warm and engaging read – everyone can relate to the idea of wanting to change your life! Lizzie seems to have it all: loving parents, a nice creative sideline in mouth-watering cakes, and the most eligble man in Kilmorris waiting to marry her.
She's in for a few surprises – there's sexy Pete for a start, a charming new home, true friendship and an offer that will make her sweet dreams a reality.
Two Fridays in April: From the Number One Bestselling AuthorHachette Ireland #ad - It's been exactly a year since the tragic death of her father Finn, and the people he left behind have been doing their best to get on with things. And she can't seem to get through to her stepdaughter -- they barely speak anymore, so Daphne knows nothing of the unexpected solace Una has found, or of the risk she's about to take.
When una fails to appear for a birthday tea with her family, Daphne suddenly realises how large the distance between them has grown. But it hasn't been easy. Daphne is tired of sadness, of mourning the long life she and her husband were meant to share, but doesn't quite know how to get past it. Reading roisin meaney's novels is like 'sitting down with a good friend over a cup of tea' Irish Mail on SundayIt's Una Darling's seventeenth birthday, but nobody feels much like celebrating.
Two Fridays in April: From the Number One Bestselling Author #ad - Will she be given the chance to make things right?Roisin Meaney's new novel The Anniversary is now available for pre-order.
One Summer: From the Number One Bestselling AuthorHachette Ireland #ad - As she welcomes holiday-makers to her cottage, and her friendship with his brother, Nell must face some truths: about her upcoming wedding to Tim, James. But will nell make it down the aisle? One thing's for sure, it's a summer on the island that nobody will ever forget. Nell mulcahy grew up on the island so when the old stone cottage by the edge of the sea went up for sale, the decision to move back from Dublin was easy.
One Summer: From the Number One Bestselling Author #ad - . Fans of maeve Binchy will love the NO. 1 bestseller roisin meaney and this heart-warming story of love, friendship and fate set on Roone, a small island off the west coast of Ireland. And, her father delivers some astounding news which leaves Nell, meanwhile, her mother and the island reeling . But when nell decides to rent out her cottage for the summer to help raise money her forthcoming wedding to Tim, she's unprepared for what's about to happen.
The AnniversaryHachette Ireland #ad - Everything is about to change. It's the bank holiday weekend and the Cunningham family are escaping to their holiday home by the sea, as they've done every summer for many years. Except that now, parents lily and Charlie are waiting for their divorce papers to come through -- and have their new partners in tow.
The Anniversary #ad - Their daughter poll is there with her boyfriend and is determined to make known her feelings for Chloe, her father's new love. While her brother thomas also has feelings for Chloe -- of a very different nature. And amid all the drama, everyone has forgotten that this weekend also happens to be Lily and Charlie's wedding anniversary.
Will any of the couples survive the weekend intact?'Just about everything in this good-humoured book will keep you engrossed and in for a satisfying surprise at the end' Irish Independent. Three couples. One weekend.