The Return Journey
--a spellbinding trip into the human heart...
In these powerful, poignant tales, the New York Times
bestselling author of Evening Class
and Tara Road
once again reveals her unrivaled understanding of matters of the heart. Here are sons and lovers, daughters and strangers, husbands and wives in their infinite variety--powerfully compelling stories of love and loss, revelation and reconciliation.
A secretary's silent passion for her boss meets the acid test on a business trip--.An insecure wife clings to the illusion of order, only to discover chaos at the hands of a house sitter who opens the wrong doors--. A pair of star-crossed travelers take each other's bags, and then learn that when you unlock a stranger's suitcase, you enter a stranger's life.-- In their company are many more journeys of hope and discovery--unforgettable slices of life from the incomparable Maeve Binchy.
"Maeve Binchy makes you laugh, cry and care.... Her characters throb with life."
--San Francisco Chronicle
"Maeve Binchy is a grand storyteller in the finest Irish tradition--she writes from the heart."
--The Plain Dealer (Cleveland)
"Maeve Binchy is a master storyteller."
--The New York Times