With MINDING FRANKIE, Maeve Binchy --- a beloved author in her Irish homeland --- presents a cheery, special sort of gift to those who enjoy a light read. Her story centers on the native people of the Irish countryside, transporting us to tranquil shores of a deep-rooted landscape. The tale places readers firmly in place and time, focusing on many generations of folks who know each other well. The book presents dozens of personal stories that show a greater evolution of people's lives and envision a kind of synergy and commonality between those with different values and backgrounds.
MINDING FRANKIE begins with a simple introduction of Josie and Charles Lynch, and t