The Builders (Paperback)
GemmaMedia, 9781934848166, 87pp.
Publication Date: June 1, 2009
Original short fiction by a beloved bestselling author on her best topic -- relationships. This charming novella from a masterful writerexpresses the power of family secrets. Nan Ryan lives by herself at 14 Chestnut Road. When builders arrive to fix a deserted house next door, everyone expects the worst. But when the handsome workman looks to Nan to help unravel the mystery of the previous residents' disappearance, a strange relationship develops. With family dynamics and crooked developers in the wings, things are about to get very messy...
About the Author
Maeve Binchy (1940-2012)was the bestselling Irish author of Whitethorn Woods, Nights of Rain and Stars, Quentins, Scarlet Feather, and many other novels. Best known for her humorous take on small-town life in Irelandshe did not publish her first book until the age of 42. Her books have sold over 40 million copies worldwide."