Imatge de l'autor

Maeve Binchy (1940–2012)

Autor/a de Tara Road

124+ obres 45,952 Membres 921 Ressenyes 145 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Maeve Binchy was born in Dublin, Ireland on May 28, 1940. She received a B.A. from University College in Dublin in 1960. After teaching at a school for girls, she became a journalist, columnist and editor at the Irish Times. By 1979, she was writing plays, a successful television script, and mostra'n més several short story collections. Her first novel, Light a Penny Candle, was published in 1982. During her lifetime, she wrote more than 20 books including Silver Wedding, Scarlet Feather, Heart and Soul, Minding Frankie, and A Week in Winter. The Lilac Bus and Echoes were made into TV movies, while Circle of Friends, Tara Road and How About You were made into feature films. Her title Chestnut Street is a New York Times Best Seller. She died after a brief illness on July 30, 2012 at the age of 72. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys
Crèdit de la imatge: Liam White

Obres de Maeve Binchy

Tara Road (1998) 4,378 exemplars
Circle of Friends (1990) 3,815 exemplars
Scarlet Feather (2000) 2,988 exemplars
Quentins (2002) 2,928 exemplars
Evening Class (1996) 2,736 exemplars
The Glass Lake (1994) 2,537 exemplars
Nights of Rain and Stars (2004) 2,489 exemplars
Whitethorn Woods (2006) 2,213 exemplars
The Copper Beech (1992) 2,061 exemplars
Light a Penny Candle (1982) 1,971 exemplars
Heart and Soul (2008) 1,790 exemplars
A Week in Winter (2012) 1,782 exemplars
Echoes (1985) 1,699 exemplars
Firefly Summer (1987) — Autor — 1,603 exemplars
Minding Frankie (2011) 1,542 exemplars
The Lilac Bus (1984) 1,254 exemplars
This Year It Will Be Different (1996) 1,220 exemplars
Silver Wedding (1988) 1,198 exemplars
The Return Journey (1998) — Autor — 1,088 exemplars
London Transports (1980) 777 exemplars
Chestnut Street (2014) 744 exemplars
Irish Girls About Town: An Anthology of Short Stories (2002) — Col·laborador — 587 exemplars
Dublin 4 (1982) 372 exemplars
A Few of the Girls: Stories (2015) 359 exemplars
Maeve's Times: In Her Own Words (2013) 262 exemplars
Aches & Pains (1999) 132 exemplars
Full House (2012) 125 exemplars
The Maeve Binchy Writers' Club (2008) 124 exemplars
Star Sullivan (2006) 119 exemplars
The Builders (Open Door) (2009) 87 exemplars
Victoria Line (1980) 57 exemplars
A Week in Summer: A Short Story (2011) 49 exemplars
Cross Lines (1996) 26 exemplars
Ride on Rapunzel: Fairytales for Feminists (1991) — Col·laborador — 24 exemplars
Deeply Regretted By (1979) 22 exemplars
Maeve Binchy's Treasury (2011) 21 exemplars
Dear Maeve (1995) 21 exemplars
Central Line (1978) 20 exemplars
The Cruise (1995) 15 exemplars
Sister Caravaggio (2014) 14 exemplars
Echoes | Light a Penny Candle (1999) 13 exemplars
PLPR4:Evening Class RLA (2008) 12 exemplars
My first book (1970) 10 exemplars
Stories from Ireland (2002) 7 exemplars
The September Letters (2016) 6 exemplars
Half-Promised Land (2017) 6 exemplars
The Copper Beech | Echoes (1985) 5 exemplars
End of Term (2017) 5 exemplars
A Time to Dance (2006) 4 exemplars
Maeve Binchy Multiple Volumes (1982) 3 exemplars
Maeve Binchy's Treasury (2020) 3 exemplars
2920129546 2 exemplars
White Thorn Woods 1 exemplars
Desde el corazón (2012) 1 exemplars
A week in Winter 1 exemplars
Breathing Lessons / The Alphabet Sisters / Firefly Summer (2012) — Col·laborador — 1 exemplars
Línea azul, línea roja (2000) 1 exemplars
Nora O'Donoghues drm̲ (2008) 1 exemplars
Evening class 1 exemplars
Fialový autobus (2000) 1 exemplars
Irische Sehnsucht 1 exemplars
Dusty's Winter 1 exemplars
How About You 1 exemplars
Collected Stories (1980) 1 exemplars
Leopard Prince, The 1 exemplars
A través de la ventana (2016) 1 exemplars
the return wedding 1 exemplars
El Lago De Cristal (1998) 1 exemplars
Gens d'Irlande (1994) 1 exemplars
Night School 1 exemplars
De Alma e Coração 1 exemplars

Obres associades

El pajaro espino (1977) — Introducció, algunes edicions7,610 exemplars
Ladies' Night at Finbar's Hotel (1999) — Col·laborador — 219 exemplars
Never No More (1942) — Introducció, algunes edicions97 exemplars
In Sunshine or in Shadow: Stories by Irish Women (1998) — Col·laborador — 53 exemplars
No More Than Human (1944) — Introducció, algunes edicions47 exemplars
Rapunzel's Revenge (1991) — Col·laborador — 39 exemplars
The Anchor Book of New Irish Writing (2000) — Col·laborador — 39 exemplars
The Penguin Book of Irish Comic Writing (1996) — Autor, algunes edicions26 exemplars
The Art of the Glimpse: 100 Irish Short Stories (2020) — Col·laborador — 18 exemplars
Good Housekeeping Short Story Collection (1997) — Col·laborador — 15 exemplars
Love Stories (1997) — Col·laborador — 11 exemplars
Tara Road [2005 film] (2005) — Autor — 10 exemplars
Changing the Times: Irish Women Journalists, 1969-1981 (2003) — Col·laborador — 10 exemplars
Irish Christmas Stories (1997) — Col·laborador — 5 exemplars

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Coneixement comú

Nom oficial
Binchy Snell, Maeve
Data de naixement
1940-05-28
Data de defunció
2012-07-30
Gènere
female
Nacionalitat
Ierse
Lloc de naixement
Dalkey, Ireland
Lloc de defunció
Dublin, Ierland
Causa de la mort
heart attack
Llocs de residència
Dalkey, Ierland
Educació
Holy Child Convent, Killiney, Ireland
University College Dublin (BA|1960)
Professions
Schrijfster
Lerares
Relacions
Snell, Gordon (Echtgenoot)
Binchy, Dan (Neef)
Organitzacions
Irish Times
Premis i honors
British Book Award (Lifetime Achievement Award ∙ 1999)
Irish Book Award Lifetime Achievement Award (2010)
Jacob's Award (1978)
W H Smith Book Award for Fiction (2001)
Irish PEN Award (2007)
Irish Book Award (2012)
Biografia breu
Maeve Binchy was born on 28 May 1940 in Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland, the eldest child of four. She studied at University College Dublin, then taught, and later became a journalist. She was married to Gordon Snell, also a writer.

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Kate Binchy Reader, Narrator
Robert A. Weiß Übersetzer, Translator
Annet Mons Translator
Andrea Schmidt Cover designer
Christine Strüh Übersetzer
WVK-groep Translator
Lale Bulak Translator
Robert A. Weiß Translator
Ursula Wulfekamp Translator
René Huigen Translator
Frans Thomése Translator
Robert Weiß Translator
Nordine Haddad Translator
Katharina Foers Übersetzer
Thomas Jarzina Cover artist
Gerard Grasman Translator
Maud Sissung Traduction
Attilio Veraldi Translator
Marc DUCHAMP Traduction
Irmeli Ruuska (KÄÄnt.)
Milly Clifford Translator
Ana Maria Becciu Translator
Mel Flatt Cover artist
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Paul Barton Photographer
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Horst Zielske Photographer
Toby Visser Translator

Estadístiques

Obres
124
També de
28
Membres
45,952
Popularitat
#350
Valoració
½ 3.7
Ressenyes
921
ISBN
1,669
Llengües
23
Preferit
145

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