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Chestnut street [electronic resource]. Maeve Binchy.

Binchy, Maeve. (Author). Bermingham, Sile. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780804165105 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (10 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2014.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Sile Bermingham.
Summary, etc.: Maeve Binchy imagined a street in Dublin with many characters coming and going, and every once in a while she would write about one of these people. She would then put it in a drawer; "for the future," she would say. The future is now. Across town from St. Jarlath's Crescent, featured in 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. Some of the unforgettable characters lovingly brought to life by Binchy are 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...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 338436 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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