Night after night the beautiful woman walked beside the serene waters of Lough Glass. Until the day she disappeared, leaving only a boat drifting upside down on the unfathomable lake that gave the town its name. Ravishing Helen McMahon, the Dubliner with film-star looks and unfulfilled dreams, never belonged in Lough Glass, not the way her genial ...Read MoreNight after night the beautiful woman walked beside the serene waters of Lough Glass. Until the day she disappeared, leaving only a boat drifting upside down on the unfathomable lake that gave the town its name. Ravishing Helen McMahon, the Dubliner with film-star looks and unfulfilled dreams, never belonged in Lough Glass, not the way her genial pharmacist-husband Martin belonged, or their spirited daughter Kit. Suddenly, she is gone and Kit is haunted by the memory of her mother, seen through a window, alone at the kitchen table, tears streaming down her face. Now Kit, too, has secrets: of the night she discovered a letter on Martin's pillow and burned it, unopened. The night her mother was lost. The night everything changed forever...Read Less
Dell Publishing, 1996. NEW, Paperback, 757pppgs. New, pristine unread condition. Gift quality! A compelling novel you will not be able to put down. ISBN: 0440221595. Shipped in a custom box and packed with care.
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 8vo; 584 pages. 0385313543. An attractive First Edition/First Printing in Near Fine condition with ink price and initials to front pastedown in alike dust-jacket with light edgewear;
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 0385313543. A Good Read ships from Toronto and Niagara Falls, NY-customers outside of North America please allow two to three weeks for delivery.; Small coffee stains on upper outer corner of text block. D/j is bruised at bottom spine. No price on d/j-possibly BCE but no blind stamp so it could be a Canadian export d/j.; 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; Signed by Author.
1. pp. 584. SIGNED and inscribed by the author. Description: 584 p.; 25 cm. Subjects: Mothers and daughters--Fiction. Ireland--Fiction. Form/Genre: Detective and mystery stories. An exceptional copy; fine in an equally fine dw. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Literally as new.
This is a heartbreaking story of decisions made that turn out to be irreversible and greatly regretted. Binchy is a great Irish storyteller who converys much about small town Irish life in all her books.
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