Nights of Rain and Stars by Maeve Binchy audiobook

Nights of Rain and Stars

By Maeve Binchy
Read by Terry Donnelly

Penguin Audio
9.38 Hours 1
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The lives of four strangers are forever altered when they meet in a Greek seaside village in this compelling novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Maeve Binchy. Tourists enter the hilltop tavern, alone and in pairs, for a casual lunch. But a sudden tragedy in the harbor below causes these perfect strangers to become unlikely friends as their lives begin to entwine... Fiona left her nursing career in Ireland to be with the man everyone thinks is wrong for her. Elsa fled Germany and her high-powered television job once she learned what the man she loved was hiding from her. Thomas mourns his failed marriage and misses his young son in California, while David yearns to reconcile with his family in England without having to go into the family business. Chance has brought them together, and together they will find new ways of looking at the lives they left behind. “By the time the bouzouki players start up on the last page, you’ll feel you’ve known these people all your life.”—The Seattle Times  “The sort of book you should take with you on a trip to the Greek islands.”—The Boston Globe

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Summary

Summary

The lives of four strangers are forever altered when they meet in a Greek seaside village in this compelling novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Maeve Binchy.

Tourists enter the hilltop tavern, alone and in pairs, for a casual lunch. But a sudden tragedy in the harbor below causes these perfect strangers to become unlikely friends as their lives begin to entwine...

Fiona left her nursing career in Ireland to be with the man everyone thinks is wrong for her. Elsa fled Germany and her high-powered television job once she learned what the man she loved was hiding from her. Thomas mourns his failed marriage and misses his young son in California, while David yearns to reconcile with his family in England without having to go into the family business. Chance has brought them together, and together they will find new ways of looking at the lives they left behind.

“By the time the bouzouki players start up on the last page, you’ll feel you’ve known these people all your life.”—The Seattle Times 

“The sort of book you should take with you on a trip to the Greek islands.”—The Boston Globe

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Binchy’s genius is transforming storytelling into art. San Francisco Examiner & Chronicle
Binchy’s tales combine warmth and spunk in a quintessentially Celtic way...In the field of women’s popular fiction, the Dublin storyteller sticks out like a faultless solitaire on a Woolworth’s jewelry counter. Chicago Tribune
Binchy is a grand storyteller in the finest Irish tradition…she writes from the heart. The Cleveland Plain Dealer 
Reading one of Maeve Binchy’s novels is like coming home. The Washington Post
Engaging…Binchy’s fans will enjoy this summery page-turner. Publishers Weekly
“A remarkably gifted writer...a wonderful student of human nature. The New York Times Book Review 
“Satisfying and comforting. The Columbus Dispatch

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Author

Author Bio: Maeve Binchy

Author Bio: Maeve Binchy

Maeve Binchy (1940–2012) was the author of numerous bestselling books, including Minding Frankie, Heart and SoulWhitethorn Woods, and Circle of Friends, as well as Tara Road, which was an Oprah’s Book Club selection. She contributed to GourmetO, The Oprah MagazineModern Maturity; and Good Housekeeping, among other publications. Married to Gordon Snell, she lived in Dalkey, Ireland, until her death in July 2012 at the age of seventy-two, shortly after finishing A Week in Winter.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Literary
Runtime: 9.38
Audience: Adult
Language: English