SHORTLISTED FOR POPULAR FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR AT THE IRISH BOOK AWARDS 2023
'I defy anyone to read this without turning the final page with a great big smile on their face!' - Ruth Hogan
One house. Three strangers. A second chance at happiness.
Tessa's life as an activist and volunteer worker takes a hit after a fall. At the ripe young age of 69, she's no longer able to live alone and decides to take in two lodgers for free.
After the recent death of his brother, Conn is riddled with grief and determined
About Eithne Shortall
Reviews for The Lodgers
Such a joyful read, written with wit, compassion and humour - and the characters are all so relatable. Throughout the chaos, sadness and uncertainty, hope, community and friendship shine through. I defy anyone to read this without turning the final page with a great big smile on their face!
Ruth Hogan This moving, funny,