Your cart


Total AUD



  • Headline Review
  • Headline Review
  • Hachette Books Ireland
  • Headline Review

The Gift of Friends: The perfect feel-good and heartwarming story to curl up with this winter

Emma Hannigan

8 Reviews

Rated 0

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

A heartwarming novel of love and friendship, The Gift of Friends is filled with Emma Hannigan's trademark warm characters and skilful storytelling.


'Vintage Emma: Wise, funny, full of wit and sparkle. Read and be uplifted' Cathy Kelly

'Brimming with warmth, love and friendship - Emma is on every page of this absorbing, heartfelt read' Patricia Scanlan

From the Number One bestselling author Emma Hannigan comes her new novel, The Gift of Friends, a magical story of love, friendship and hope.

Kingfisher Road - a leafy, peaceful street in the town of Vayhill. But there are whispers behind closed doors. Who is moving into Number 10?

Engaged to handsome, wealthy Justin Johnston, Danielle appears to her new neighbours to have the perfect, glossy life. But not everything is as it seems...

In fact, each of the other four women who live close by has a secret, and each is nursing their own private heartache.

But could a gift be waiting on their doorsteps? And, by opening their front doors, and their hearts, to each other, could the women of Kingfisher Road discover all the help they need?

Acclaim for Letters to my Daughters:

'Warm, intelligent and brilliant' Marian Keyes 'A beautiful book by an exceptional author. Lose yourself in her wonderful writing' Sinead Moriarty

Readers ADORE The Gift of Friends:

'The easiest five stars I've given all year'


'An incredible celebration of the strength of women and I know it will stay with me for many years to come'

'Packed full of warmth, love and comfort. I loved every minute of it'

'Such a beautiful read'

'Oh my word what an absolutely fabulous read this was. I just adored this book'

Read More Read Less

Praise for The Gift of Friends: The perfect feel-good and heartwarming story to curl up with this winter

  • Praise for the No.1 bestseller LETTERS TO MY DAUGHTERS

  • Wise, warm and full of joy

  • The characters shine off the page. A tale packed with warmth, empathy and a deep understanding of the quirks and imperfections of family life. A wonderful storyteller - Express

  • Emma Hannigan pulls at the heartstrings... A beautifully written, inspiring story of hope and family bonds - Express

  • A heartwarming, emotional story - Fabulous magazine

  • An irresistible read about families - Prima magazine

  • A heart-warming tale that connects on so many levels - Woman Magazine

  • A compassionate read - Woman & Home

Read More Read Less

Emma Hannigan

Emma Hannigan is the author of four bestselling novels including Keeping Mum and a bestelling memoir, Talk to the Headscarf which charted her journey through cancer. Emma lives in Bray, Ireland, with her husband and two children.

For more about Emma, visit her website or follow her on Twitter @MsEmmaHannigan.

This website uses cookies. Using this website means you are okay with this but you can find out more and learn how to manage your cookie choices here.Close cookie policy overlay