The Last Week of May

TheLastWeekOfMayCover(Hodder Headline Ireland, 2007)

Translations: German

My first novel to be published with Hodder Headline Ireland – and my first Number One! As I was mulling over a plot I read Ian McEwan’s Saturday, and loved the notion of compressing a whole book into a short length of time. I decided I’d span a single week, so the book starts on a Monday morning and ends the following Sunday evening. It was a challenge, but I loved it.

In brief: May O’Callaghan’s life is busy and varied, but not without its challenges and past heartbreaks. When she wakes up one fateful Monday morning she little realises that by the end of the week more lives than hers will be altered forever…

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