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Best of Friends by Cathy Kelly

Best of Friends

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Four very different women are drawn together in the warm and engaging new novel by the bestselling author of Just Between Us.

If you like Cathy Kelly you might also like to read books by Erica Young, Patricia Scanlan and Maeve Binchy.


Best of Friends by Cathy Kelly

Good times or bad, friends are always there...In the beautiful town of Dunmore, four women understand what friendship really means. Abby's TV career is taking off, but her marriage to Tom is rocky. Meanwhile, her teenage daughter Jess despairs of ever finding a boyfriend. Lizzie has time for everyone: her grown-up children, her friends, even her ex-husband Myles, but never for herself. And then there's Erin, married and back in Ireland after eight years in Chicago. But can she face up to her past? When tragedy strikes, it rocks the small town. Drawn together in their sadness, the four women realise that life is for living, and they need to grab it with both hands...



'An absorbing heart-warming tale.

'The gap in the market left by Maeve Binchy packing away her laptop has been well and truly filled by Cathy Kelly...A soap opera of tears and laughter.'
Daily Mirror

'Warm and delightful.'
New Woman

'A compulsive read.'

's Weekly 'Cathy Kelly's new book is her most compassionate and compelling so far.'
Irish Independent

'Not only one but two likeable heroines... Kelly dramatises her story with plenty of sparky humour'
The Times

'Totally believable.'
Rosamunde Pilcher

About the Author

Cathy Kelly

Cathy Kelly is published around the world, with millions of books in print. Cathy is the bestselling author of The Honey Queen, Once in a Lifetime and Between Sisters, and is a No.1 bestseller in the UK, Ireland and Australia. Her trademark is warm and witty Irish storytelling about modern life, always with an uplifting message, a sense of community and strong female characters at the heart.

She lives with her family and their three dogs in County Wicklow, Ireland. She is also an Ambassador for UNICEF Ireland, raising funds and awareness for children orphaned by or living with HIV/AIDS.

Author photo © Barry McCall

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Publication date

2nd June 2008


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Harper an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers


624 pages


Family Drama
Relationship Stories
eBook Favourites

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)



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