Circle of Friends
Publish date: 2007-09-04
Pages no: 740
Edition language: English
This book was over 700 pages! Seriously. At one point I nodded off and I think my finger kept moving or something so I woke up to a totally different place in the book, and did not go back. I just couldn't. I really do love Maeve Binchy's works and since I saw the movie version of this, I really w...
Yep, I do like Maeve Binchy. I hate the phrase "guilty pleasure." Binchy's books are usually unalloyed pleasure; no guilt involved. Her characters are wonderful.
Can't believe I pushed this down my "too read" list for well over a decade. It's just lovely. I stayed up until 3 am with it last night and only stopped reading then because my vision went too blurry.
Audiobook. Wonderful narration Fionnula Flanagan did a fantastic job. I watched the movie and I have to say even though this is an abridged edition, I liked it more. The ending was kind of empowering where it could have been all sad and heartbroken.
Well, what to say about this book: for once the movie is better.
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