I think Marian Keyes is like a racier version of Maeve Binchy. Very Irish but her Walsh stories have more bite and a more contemporary take on relationships. When you try to describe them they sound like you are dealing with very depressing topics but they are deftly handled with warmth and humour.
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Peter Tremayne is a historian who writes mysteries set in mid-seventh century Ireland. His central character is Sister Fidelma who is both a religieuse & advocate of the law courts. The books give intriguing detail of life in Ireland at that time.
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Meave Binchy (28 May 1939-30 July 2012): she was an Irish novelist playwright, short story writer, columnist and speaker best known for her sympathetic and often humorous portrayal of small town life in Ireland,
her descriptive characters, her interest in human nature, and her often clever surprise endings.
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