Maeve Binchy, an entertaining Irish author, passed away recently and I wondered how many people around the world were touched by this woman through her books. Whenever I was on holidays and had a chance to pick up a book for an extended time, Maeve Binchy novels were always my first choice. One could count on the story being set in Ireland, memorable characters, and it would be an enjoyable, light read.
Before starting my second career as an author of Middle Years novels, I purchased Maeve Binchy’s ‘how to’ book, entitled, The Maeve Binchy Writers’ Club. This book is a collaborative effort (like guest blogging) with contributions from authors, poets, editors and publishers. It served as a road … Read the rest