Monday, 1 September 2008

summary of "Scarlet Feather"

This is my first writing.
I would like to introduce my favorite novel. I have read more than ten times.
I have never cried and laughed so much in English novels before. The characters seem so real.

Summary of "Scarlet Feather- by Maeve Binchy".
Cathy Scarlet and Tom Feather had a dream to set up the best catering company in Dublin. They are very good friend and full of talent. On Christmas Eve, they find a perfect premises and started their business. However not everyone seem as pleased the idea of catering company "Scarlet Featehr" as they are. Cathey's husband, Neil who is laywer, pays no attention her business. He also thinks her business is just a new hobby. His main interest is civil rights for homeless or refugees. Tom's parents desired Tom to succeed their family business. Tom's girlfrind, Marcella, struggle to be a model and always love to dress up and has a lust for photograph.

Their first year had the most maddening happenings, between friends and families, ups and down, heartaches and joys. Whether Cathy and Tom survive a year of their lives...


Tana Benzon said...

Hmmm, sounds intriguing! I'd love to hear more!

jim said...


Welcome to our blog! Nice to see your report about the Scarlet Feather. The storyline sounds rather intriguing!

If they made a movie of this book, who would you cast in it? Who would you like to direct it? What songs would you want on the soundtrack?

Look forward to reading more!