This Year It Will Be Different

This Year It Will Be Different

And Other Stories

eBook - 2007
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A collection of Christmas-centered feel-good tales about love and family snarls in the season of comfort and joy. All are set in either England, Ireland, or Australia. A bit of sentimentality and a touch of romance, along with humor and hopeful turns to treat those with cases of the holiday blues.
Publisher: New York : Delta Trade Paperbacks, 2007
Edition: Delta trade pbk. ed
ISBN: 9780440337669
0440337666
Branch Call Number: Downloadable eBook

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Enjoy a stunning collection of fifteen Christmas stories filled with Maeve Binchy's trademark wit, charm, and sheer storytelling genius.


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Dec 22, 2015

I always enjoy Maeve Binchy. This was a collection of Christmas stories which were easy reading. I prefer her novels.

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CrochetCat374
Dec 20, 2015

This collection is not your typical set of heartwarming Christmas stories, just as the description on the book's jacket flap says. Some of the stories are heartwarming, some are sad, and a few are simply quirky. However, I found that I liked this collection for its refreshing difference. The stories may not be sugarplum sweet or come with happy endings, but they're all realistic and some are relate-able. I would recommend this to someone looking for an untypical holiday read--or a Maeve Binchy fan.

GrammaS Nov 17, 2014

I really expected 'more' of Maeve Binchy ..... these stories were 'querky' and 'bizarre'. not warm, fuzzy, nice nice Christmas stories. Was disappointed.

flourgirl Sep 14, 2010

A different kind of Christmas tale, sometimes happy other times sad but always with an interesting look at the reality of people and families.

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