Maeve Binchy

Irish novelist
Maeve Binchy 2006

Maeve Binchy Snell (or just Maeve Binchy; 28 May 1939[1] – 30 July 2012) was an Irish novelist, playwright and short story writer. Her novels sold more than 40 million copies worldwide.

Binchy was born in Dublin, Ireland. She died there after a brief illness, aged 73.

  1. Born 1939 as per biography, Maeve Binchy by Piers Dudgeon, Thomas Dunne Books 2013; ISBN 978-1-250-04714-4 (hardcover), pp. 4, 280, 302; ISBN 978-1-4668-4750-7 (ebook)