About the Author
Maeve Binchy was born and educated in Dublin. She is the bestselling author of Evening Class, The Glass Lake, The Copper Beech, The Lilac Bus, Circle of Friends, Silver Wedding, Firefly Summer, Echoes, Light a Penny Candle, London Transports,
two plays, and a teleplay that won three awards at the Prague Film Festival. She has been writing for The Irish Times
since 1969 and lives with her husband, Gordon Snell, in Dublin.
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