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Maeve Binchy (1940–2012)

Maeve Binchy was born on May 28, 1940 in Dalkey, Ireland. She was a writer, known for Circle of Friends (1995), Tara Road (2005) and How About You... (2007). She was married to Gordon Snell. She died on July 30, 2012 in Dublin, Ireland. See full bio »


(age 72) in Dublin, Ireland

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Known For

Circle of Friends
Tara Road
Tara Road Writer
How About You...
The Lilac Bus
The Lilac Bus Writer


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 2007 How About You... (short story)
 2007 Anner House (TV Movie) (short story)
 2005 Tara Road (novel)
 1995 Circle of Friends (novel)
 1990 The Lilac Bus (TV Movie) (book)
 1988 Echoes (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 ... (novel)
 1978 Deeply Regretted By (TV Movie)
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 2011 Maeve Binchy: At Home in the World (TV Movie documentary)
 2007 4th Irish Film and Television Awards (TV Special)
 2001 Breakfast (TV Series)
- Episode dated 27 April 2001 (2001) ... Herself
 2000 Kelly (TV Series)
- Episode dated 13 October 2000 (2000) ... Herself
 1999 Open House with Gloria Hunniford (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #3.1 (1999) ... Herself
 1997 Richard and Judy Exclusive (TV Series)
- Episode #1.38 (1997) ... Herself

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Novel: The Glass Lake See more »

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2 Articles | See more »

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6' (1.83 m)

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Personal Quote:

On style: The whole art of life is knowing the right time to stay things.


Biography/bibliography in: "Contemporary Authors". New Revision Series, vol. 134, pages 52-57. Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson Gale, 2005. See more »

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