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The Resource Chestnut Street, Maeve Binchy

Chestnut Street, Maeve Binchy

Label
Chestnut Street
Title
Chestnut Street
Statement of responsibility
Maeve Binchy
Title variation
Chestnut St
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Just around the corner from St. Jarlath's Crescent (which readers will recognize from Minding Frankie) is Chestnut Street, where neighbors come and go. Behind their closed doors we encounter very different people with different life circumstances, occupations, and sensibilities -- Bucket Maguire, the window cleaner, who must do more than he bargained for to protect his son; Nessa Byrne, whose aunt visits from America every summer and turns the house, and Nessa's world, upside down; Lilian, the generous girl with the big heart and a fiancé whom no one approves of; Melly, whose gossip about the neighbors helps Madame Magic, a self-styled fortune-teller, get everyone on the right track; Dolly, who discovers more about her perfect mother than she ever wanted to know; and Molly, who learns the cure for sleeplessness from her pen pal from Chicago
Member of
Summary
A story written in stages throughout the best-selling author's career traces the experiences of diverse characters who revolve around Chestnut Street
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10300490
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print basic
Target audience
adult
Label
Chestnut Street, Maeve Binchy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Some stories previously published, 1996-2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dolly's mother -- It's only a day -- Fay's new uncle -- A problem of my own -- All that matters -- Joyce and the blind date -- Liberty Green -- The cure for sleeplessness -- Miss Ranger's reward -- Decision in Dublin -- The wrong caption -- Star Sullivan -- Taxi men are invisible -- A card for Father's Day -- The gift of dignity -- The investment -- The leap of faith -- Lilian's hair -- Flowers from Grace -- The builders -- Bucket Maguire -- The older man -- Philip and the flower arrangers -- Reasonable access -- By the time we get to Clifden -- The women who righted wrongs -- The sighting -- The lottery of the birds -- Madame Magic -- Say nothing -- Eager to please -- Seeing things clearly -- Fair exchange -- The window box -- Finn's future -- One night a year
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
581 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410466792
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2014010162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)870289977
Label
Chestnut Street, Maeve Binchy
Publication
Copyright
Note
Some stories previously published, 1996-2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dolly's mother -- It's only a day -- Fay's new uncle -- A problem of my own -- All that matters -- Joyce and the blind date -- Liberty Green -- The cure for sleeplessness -- Miss Ranger's reward -- Decision in Dublin -- The wrong caption -- Star Sullivan -- Taxi men are invisible -- A card for Father's Day -- The gift of dignity -- The investment -- The leap of faith -- Lilian's hair -- Flowers from Grace -- The builders -- Bucket Maguire -- The older man -- Philip and the flower arrangers -- Reasonable access -- By the time we get to Clifden -- The women who righted wrongs -- The sighting -- The lottery of the birds -- Madame Magic -- Say nothing -- Eager to please -- Seeing things clearly -- Fair exchange -- The window box -- Finn's future -- One night a year
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
581 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410466792
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2014010162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)870289977

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