The Homecoming and Other Stories: A BBC Audio Exclusive

The Homecoming and Other Stories: A BBC Audio Exclusive A collection of Maeve Binchy s short stories narrated by a talented full cast In Homecoming, the Brennans run Quentin s restaurant in Dublin for the owner, who lives abroad But what will happen when he suddenly pays a visit Telling Stories sees Irene s fianc turning up the night before the wedding with a face as white as the dress that is to be worn the next day Then trouble starts In Needy, Heather is painfully aware that Valentine s Day declarations of love should be viewed with suspicion, even if the sender is the one she loves And in The Interview, Bessie is deaf and needs a place in a special school But will she pass the interview

10 thoughts on “The Homecoming and Other Stories: A BBC Audio Exclusive

  1. Bjørg Motzfeldt Bjørg Motzfeldt says:

    Fantastisk bog med sk nne noveller, som ikke er s rligt lange, men indeholder s meget dybde at det er ikke til at fatte at det kun er noveller D

  2. Andrea Andrea says:

    A cute little collection of some very short stories The stories were so brief it was a little hard to get into them You could see how Binchy may have eventually spun these into longer novels.

  3. Lara Maynard Lara Maynard says:

    I have wanted to readshort stories and to try audiobooks, and found The Homecoming and Other Stories on Overdrive via my local library system I m not enthused by Binchy s novels, yet I quite enjoyed this short story collection and the different narrators The time spent with them slipped by, and I found the arc of the stories quite skillfully completed, and each is memorable.I have found sh

  4. Patricia Patricia says:

    I use the library for the majority of my books and sometimes I am on a waiting list for them Then there are times that a whole group becomes available I am saying this as I have read many Maeve Binchy recently and some of these short stories are part of some of her larger novels but from a different viewpoint.

  5. Lynn Pribus Lynn Pribus says:

    Grabbed this off the shelf at the library in a hurry and got home to discover it was a SINGLE CD Four stories, possibly written for a publication like WOMAN S WORLD I had a friend who once had a similarly light weight story published there Not memorable, but OK to fall asleep to.

  6. Rosemary Flower Rosemary Flower says:

    Perfect short nuggets for listening really cheered my housework chores

  7. Diana Petty-stone Diana Petty-stone says:

    Short stories from a very gifted writer.

  8. Lizanne Johnson Lizanne Johnson says:

    4 short stories

  9. Crystal Crystal says:

    This is my 2nd audiobook attempt ever I enjoyed all 4 short stories and liked that each one had a separate narrator.

  10. JayeL JayeL says:

    I have loved all of Maeve Binchy s books They are not always easy to read, but have a sense of reflecting on real life situations Thus, I was thrilled to find Homecoming I listened to it while I worked out and then it ended I had to a little research to realize that it was only about an hour The stories were very well written and I enjoyed them, but I would have liked a better ending that just the abrupt stopping of

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