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In pictures: The world pays tribute to Maeve Binchy on Twitter

Tributes have been flowing in since it was announced late last night that the world famous Irish author had died.

THE DEATH OF Maeve Binchy last night has brought with it mourning from people worldwide with the hugely-popular author the subject of many tweets last night and this morning.

Fellow authors and fans are among those who have paid warm tributes to the former journalist who passed away last night, aged 72.

Binchy sold 40 million books worldwide and here are just few of the tributes to her on Twitter:

In pictures: The world pays tribute to Maeve Binchy on Twitter
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Read: Beloved Irish writer Maeve Binchy has died, aged 72

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