Dublin 4 Author:Maeve Binchy ....comes this vintage collection of 4 stories set in the heart of Dublin's fashionable Southside. — *A society hostess entertains her husband's mistress to dinner... — * A country girl savours the delights of city life... — *A student faces the dilemma of unmarried pregnancy... — *A drink-ridden photographer tries to relaunch his shattered career..... more »..
Dublin 4 has all of Maeve Binchy's intimate grasp of human feelings, her marvellous ear for dialogue, her subtle sense of the confusion of life. It bubbles over with fun and wit - yet sometimes leaves a taste of sadness.« less
These four stories, set in the heart of Dublin's fashionable Southside, focus on the dilemmas facing ordinary people. There is -- a society hostess who invites her husband's mistress to dinner, a country girl lost in the big city, a reformed drinker beset by temptations and a student grappling with the problem of an unplanned pregnancy.