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Synopsis:

An original short fiction by a popular writer of novels for young women Witty novella from a seasoned storyteller on competition between sisters. Elsie and Maisie live on opposite sides of the Atlantic. Regular letter writers, they tend to boast about their respective families. Over time, the gulf between fact and fiction grows immense, until a letter arrives from Chicago saying that Maisie's granddaughter is coming to stay with her Irish family. With no fancy house and little in the way of luxury, Elsies working-class family sets to work on inventive interior design.and the truth.

About the Author

Cathy Kelly is the author of six other novels, all of which were #1 bestsellers in Ireland, as well as top ten bestsellers in England. "Someone Like You" was the Parker RNA Romantic Novel of the Year. Look for her story in "Irish Girls About Town, " also available from Downtown Press. Cathy lives in County Wicklow, Ireland, with her partner and their two sons.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781934848173
Publisher:
GemmaMedia
Subject:
Family life
Author:
Kelly, Cathy
Subject:
Fiction : General
Subject:
Literature-Family Life
Publication Date:
20090631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
92

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An original short fiction by a popular writer of novels for young women Witty novella from a seasoned storyteller on competition between sisters. Elsie and Maisie live on opposite sides of the Atlantic. Regular letter writers, they tend to boast about their respective families. Over time, the gulf between fact and fiction grows immense, until a letter arrives from Chicago saying that Maisie's granddaughter is coming to stay with her Irish family. With no fancy house and little in the way of luxury, Elsies working-class family sets to work on inventive interior design.and the truth.
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