Fate is on its way to the tenants of 66 Star Street, bringing with it love and tragedy, friendship and heartbreak, and the power to change lives.... For some, secrets they want to stay buried will come to light and for others the unveiling of those secrets will have tragic consequences.
Maggie Walsh has always been the sensible member of the family. Happily married and with proper job she always does the right thing, until the day she leaves husband Garv runs away to Hollywood. On her voyage of discovery she realises what she really wants from her life and her marriage.
This is the story of a relationship that everyone thought was forever and which is now in danger of being for never. It is about getting older and staying in love when life, real life, is trying to pull you apart. And it is Marian Keyes at her hilarious and insightful best.
Johnny Casey, his brothers Ed and Liam, their beautiful, talented wives and all their kids are a happy family. Under the surface, though, conditions are murkier. While some people clash, other people like each other far too much.. Everything stays under control until one careless remark at Johnny's birthday party, when the entire family are present. In the subsequent unravelling, the adults finds themselves wondering if it's time - finally - to grow up?
THE OTHER SIDE OF THE STORY
Jojo Harvey is a literary agent whose star is on the rise. In love with both her married boss and her burgeoning career, not much distracts her. Until she finds herself representing two women who used to be best friends. Used to be.......
THIS CHARMING MAN
The news that charming politician Paddy de Courcy is to marry is especially momentous to four very different women: Alicia, the bride to be, is determined to be the perfect politician's wife but there's a dark secret that binds them all......