Everything you need to understand or teach Tara Road by Maeve Binchy.
The story begins with the author describing the teenage lives of Ria and Hilary Johnson. Ria is 16; Hilary is the elder sister. The girls also talk about their future plans. Ria wants to travel the world.
Ria gets a job at a real estate firm and one of Ria's co-workers, Rosemary Ryan, becomes a fast friend.
Ria meets a new member of the team, Danny Lynch, who arrives at the real...