The Last Days of Joy, Anne Tiernan ( large paperback March 2023)
EVERY FAMILY HAS SECRETS. SOME ARE JUST BETTER AT HIDING THEIRS... 'You will fall in love with every one of the Tobin family' Edel Coffey
'The Last Days of Joy is a brave and profoundly honest book, written with dark humour' Kathleen McMahon
MEET THE TOBIN FAMILY ... Conor, the high-achieving CEO and media darling walking a fine line between self-promotion and self-destruction Frances, the 'perfect' middle child on the verge of making a mistake that could destroy her marriage. Sinead, the acclaimed writer driven to desperate measures to deliver another guaranteed bestseller to her publisher.
And their mother, Joy,with one last devastating secret to share As Conor, Frances and Sinead gather to say goodbye to Joy, they finally come to understand her past, and the woman she became. The Last Days of Joy is a powerful, unforgettable story about family and dysfunction, heartbreak and healing, and how it's never too late to forgive those you love, and yourself.