Taking Chances

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, 1987 - Fiction - 271 pages
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The atmosphere of loyalty and trust in their ancestral home of Sorristown is disrupted for Roguey, Jer and Maeve when one of Maeve's bridesmaids arrives. Suddenly, for the first time, love means risk, truly taking chances.

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User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

I loved it! A book of it's time of house parties and grand estates. Will be looking out for more of her wonderful books! Read full review

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User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

Good information about fox hunting in 1920's Ireland. The rest of the book was poor; like watching a slow motion train-wreck. Read full review


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Molly Keane was born Mary Nesta Skrine in County Kildare, Ireland on July 4, 1904. She wrote under the pseudonym M. J. Farrell. Keane wrote about Anglo-Irish society in her 1928 novel, Young Entry. Her play, Spring Meeting, was a hit in London and New York. Keane stopped writing until 1981, when she published Good Behaviour which was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. Molly Keane died on April 22, 1996 in Armore County, Waterford, Ireland.

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