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Marian Keyes - Author


Marian Keyes' international bestselling novels include Rachel's Holiday, Last Chance Saloon, Sushi for Beginners, Angels, The Other Side of the Story, Anybody Out There, This Charming Man, The Brightest Star in the Sky and most recently The Mystery of Mercy Close.

She is published in twenty-nine different languages. Two collections of her journalism, Under the Duvet and Further Under the Duvet, as well as her fabulous cookbook Saved By Cake, are also published by Penguin. Marian lives in Dublin with her husband.

Marian’s stunning new novel about losing the life you had and finding a better one, The Woman Who Stole My Life, is out now in paperback.

Author photo © Barry McCall

If you like Marian Keyes you might also like to read books by Cathy Kelly, Nathan Filer and Elizabeth Noble.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Marian Keyes

The Break by Marian Keyes
The Break
Marian Keyes
Amy's husband Hugh has run away to 'find himself'. But will he ever come back? The Break is a story about the choices we make and those choices make us. It is Marian Keyes at her funniest, wisest and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017
Making it Up as I Go Along by Marian Keyes
Making it Up as I Go Along
Marian Keyes
‘Making It Up As I Go Along’ was just as I imagined it would be, warm, honest, lovely, funny and highly entertaining. This is a collection of articles written by Marian Keyes, some previously published, some not, from health and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2016
Making it Up as I Go Along by Marian Keyes
Making it Up as I Go Along
Marian Keyes
‘Making It Up As I Go Along’ was just as I imagined it would be, warm, honest, lovely, funny and highly entertaining. This is a collection of articles written by Marian Keyes, some previously published, some not, from health and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/02/2016
The Woman Who Stole My Life by Marian Keyes
Reader Reviewed The Woman Who Stole My Life
Marian Keyes
One of the Top 10 Lovereading Reader Review Panel Summer Read selections. A fluctuating time scale, all from Stella’s viewpoint, makes this a little disjointed and convoluted in a long book with a huge amount of incident. Stella is hit...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/05/2015
The Woman Who Stole My Life by Marian Keyes
Reader Reviewed The Woman Who Stole My Life
Marian Keyes
One of our Books of the Year 2014. November 2014 Book of the Month. A fluctuating time scale, all from Stella’s viewpoint, makes this a little disjointed and convoluted in a long...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2014
The Mystery of Mercy Close by Marian Keyes
The Mystery of Mercy Close
Marian Keyes
April 2013 Book of the Month. Waspish, well-observed and tragically comic in places this is the fifth instalment in the Walsh Family series. Private Investigator Helen Walsh is really on her uppers,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/04/2013
The Mystery of Mercy Close by Marian Keyes
The Mystery of Mercy Close
Marian Keyes
September 2012 eBook of the Month. Waspish, well-observed and tragically comic in places this is the fifth instalment in the Walsh Family series. Private...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/09/2012
Saved by Cake by Marian Keyes
Saved by Cake
Marian Keyes
Gives an account of the author's battle with depression, and how baking has helped her. With chapters on cupcakes, cheesecakes, meringues and macaroons, chocolate cakes, fruit cakes and favourite classics, this title presents recipes for beginner bakers, offering hints and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/02/2012
The Brightest Star in the Sky by Marian Keyes
The Brightest Star in the Sky
Marian Keyes
Shortlisted for the Galaxy Paperback of the Year Award 2011. From one of the foremost contemporary writers today comes a wonderfully moving and heart-warming novel.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/02/2011
The Brightest Star in the Sky by Marian Keyes
The Brightest Star in the Sky
Marian Keyes
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 19 November 2009. Marion Keyes brings a whole host of characters together in this funny and sad book. A mystery narrator carries the story along as we delve into the lives...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/10/2009
This Charming Man by Marian Keyes
This Charming Man
Marian Keyes
Appeared on “Hay-on-Sky” 29 May. A few years ago contemporary, frothy romances were labelled ‘chic lit’ and as the genre became popular, so publishers responded with a lot of indifferent offerings, swamping the market. A number of authors rose above...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/04/2008
Further Under The Duvet by Marian Keyes
Further Under The Duvet
Marian Keyes
More of her wonderful short journalist pieces on life and love which are fun, warm and very astute. Itâs great for dipping into. I love her.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2005
The Other Side of the Story by Marian Keyes
The Other Side of the Story
Marian Keyes
A few years ago contemporary, frothy romances were labelled ‘chic lit’ and as the genre became popular, so publishers responded with a lot of indifferent offerings, swamping the market. A number of authors rose above the ‘also ran’ and really...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/03/2005
Rachel's Holiday by Marian Keyes
Rachel's Holiday
Marian Keyes
A 2011 World Book Night selection. Rachel Walsh has a pair of size 8 feet and such a fondness for recreational drugs that her family has forked out the cash for a spell in Cloisters - Dublin's answer to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/01/1998

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