Maeve Binchy is one of those writers who has such a loyal following that she has to man her own website. After her book TARA ROAD became an Oprah selection, she earned the love in the United States that she has experienced from readers around the world. Her latest novel, SCARLET FEATHER, is a delightful story about two sides of a mixed-up family and the brave, stalwart, and lovely woman with an enterprising dream caught in the middle of it all.
Family and familial obligations and their subsequent complications are Binchy's favorite topics next to love, and they all figure prominently in this story. It is New Year's Eve in Dublin, and we meet the key players (of whom