The Summer We Were Friends


When an elderly American gentleman turns up in the sleepy seaside village of Derrybegs unable to remember his name or where he came from, the locals join together to try to help him. But as visitors to the village arrive for the annual film festival, tensions mount. Will everyone be able to put aside their differences to help their new friend find his way back home?

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‘The perfect holiday read’ Irish Examiner

Summer has arrived in Derrybeggs and the biggest event of the year, the annual film festival, is less than a month away. But as plans begin to unravel, tensions mount in the sleepy seaside town.
Newcomer Dot joined the festival committee as a way of fitting in and as the first guests arrive to her newly renovated
beachside B&B – TV star Molly Cusack and businessman Ryan Schindler – Dot becomes more determined than ever
that her move be the fresh start she so desperately needs.

Meanwhile heartbroken Merry has returned home to Derrybeggs and is back working at her parents’ café. Everyone in town knows that her dream life in Florida tragically fell apart, but Merry is the only one who knows the whole story…

When an intriguing American visitor turns up at The Seashell Café with no memory of who he is or why he is in Derrybeggs, Dot, Merry and the rest of the town’s residents must come together to try to help him. But will they manage to do this while also saving the film festival?

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Weight 500 g
Dimensions 23.2 × 15.2 × 3.4 cm










C format


823.92 (edition:23)


General – Trade / Code: K

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