Camille has had a perfect childhood, safe in her parents’ love. Six months after losing his wife, the devastated Christophe is easy prey for a mysterious, charming Frenchwoman visiting the valley. After graduating from Stanford, she returns to help manage Château Joy, her lifetime goal. Then she begins to see past the alluring looks, and elegant manners of the countess, designer clothes, while her innocent father is trapped in her web.
Fairytale: A Novel #ad - Within weeks they are a clandestine couple, making love like teenagers, glowing with their secret. But their fairytale ends suddenly with her mother’s death from cancer. New york times bestseller • a wonderful, beautifully told tale from america’s favorite novelist, and a reminder that sometimes fairytales do come true, Fairytale is a captivating example of the truths that will always withstand even the darkest storms, and good prevails over evil in the end.
Camille lammenais has grown up in the beauty of the Napa Valley, surrounded by acres of her family’s vineyards. Camille needs to fight—first for her legacy, and then for her very life.
Past Perfect: A NovelDelacorte Press #ad - But everything changes when blake is offered a dream job he can’t resist as CEO of a start-up in San Francisco. Sybil and blake gregory have established a predictable, well-ordered Manhattan life—she as a cutting-edge design authority and museum consultant, he in high-tech investments—raising their teenagers Andrew and Caroline and six-year-old Charlie.
He accepts it without consulting his wife and buys a magnificent, irresistibly underpriced historic Pacific Heights mansion as their new home. Past perfect is danielle Steel at her bewitching best, a novel for the ages. The original inhabitants appear for a few brief minutes. In the ensuing days, daughters bettina and lucy, their sons josiah and little Magnus, the Gregorys meet the large and lively family who lived there a century ago: distinguished Bertrand Butterfield and his gracious wife Gwyneth, formidable Scottish matriarch Augusta and her eccentric brother Angus.
New york times bestseller • the latest from danielle steel, past perfect is a spellbinding story of two families living a hundred years apart who come together in time in a startling moment, opening the door to rare friendship and major events in early-twentieth-century history. All very much alive in spirit—and visible to the Gregorys and no one else.
Past Perfect: A Novel #ad - The past and present suddenly collide for them in the elegant mansion filled with tender memories and haunting portraits when an earthquake shocks them the night they arrive. Within these enchanted rooms, it is at once 1917 and a century later, where the Gregorys gratefully realize they have been given a perfect gift—beloved friends and the wisdom to shape their own future with grace from a fascinating past.
All long since dead.
The Right Time: A NovelDelacorte Press #ad - Always, the right time to open up seems just out of reach, and would cost her dearly. But as she climbs the ladder of publishing success, she resolutely adheres to her father’s admonition: Men read crime thrillers by men only—and so Alexandra Winslow publishes under the pseudonym Alexander Green, her true identity known only to those closest to her, creating a double life that isolates her.
New york times bestseller • filled with heartbreak and betrayal, triumph and fulfillment, The Right Time is an intimate, richly rewarding novel about pursuing one’s passion and succeeding beyond one’s wildest dreams. After her father’s untimely death, at fourteen alex is taken in by the nuns of a local convent, where she finds twenty-six mothers to take the place of the one she lost, and the time and encouragement to pursue her gift.
Once her double life and fame are established, the price of the truth is always too high. Alex writes in every spare moment, gripped by the plots and themes and characters that fill her mind. Her secret life as the mysterious and brilliantly successful Alexander Green—and her own life as a talented young woman—expose her to the envious, the arrogant, and Hollywood players who have no idea who she really is.
The Right Time: A Novel #ad - Abandoned by her mother at age seven, imagination, alexandra Winslow takes solace in the mysteries she reads with her devoted father—and soon she is writing them herself, slowly graduating to dark, complex crime stories that reflect skill, and talent far beyond her years. Midway through college, she has finished a novel—and manages to find a seasoned agent, then a publisher.
One Day at a Time: A NovelDell #ad - The attraction couldn’t be more immediate. And jane and liz are about to take the bravest plunge of all—into parenthood. Funny, and wise, thought provoking, sexy, One Day at a Time is at once moving, and utterly impossible to put down. Suddenly coco is seeing things differently: Leslie is not just a celebrity, he’s a single dad to an adorable six-year-old girl.
And coco, works as a dog walker, a law school dropout and the family black sheep, having fled life in the spotlight for the artsy northern California beach town of Bolinas. But when coco reluctantly agrees to dog-sit in Jane’s luxurious home, she soon discovers how much things can change in just a matter of days.
One Day at a Time: A Novel #ad - It turns out jane’s house comes complete with an unexpected houseguest: Leslie Baxter, a dashing but down-to-earth British actor who’s fleeing a psycho ex-girlfriend. As coco contemplates a future with one of hollywood’s hottest stars, some not so traditional, old wounds are healed and new familes are formed—some traditional, as her mother and sister settle into their lives, but all bonded by love.
With wit and intelligence, danielle Steel’s new novel explores love in all its guises, taking us into the lives of three unusual but wonderfully real couples. Her mother is a mega-bestselling author who writes under the name of Florence Flowers—and her sister, Jane, is one of Hollywood’s top producers.
They’re not your typical family by any means. Jane has lived with her partner, in a solid, for ten years, Liz, loving relationship. Florence, widowed but still radiant, has just begun a secret romance with a man twenty-four years her junior.
The Good Fight: A NovelDelacorte Press #ad - And bobby kennedy, politically, breaking boundaries socially, Meredith joins the vanguard of a new generation of women, and professionally. From the bright morning of jfk’s inauguration, through the tumultuous years that follow as America hurtles toward the twin assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr.
When her family returns to the united states, swimming against the tides, spurred on by her freethinking liberal grandfather, determined to become a lawyer despite her traditional, she begins blazing her own trail, conservative father’s objections. The daughter and granddaughter of prominent Manhattan lawyers, elite social circles, Meredith McKenzie is destined for the best of everything: top schools, the perfect marriage.
Spending her childhood in germany as her father prosecutes Nazi war criminals at the Nuremberg trials, Meredith soaks up the conflict between good and evil as it plays out in real time. She forges a lifelong friendship with a young German Jewish woman whose family died in the concentration camps. New york times bestseller • against the electrifying backdrop of the 1960s, Danielle Steel unveils the gripping chronicle of a young woman discovering a passion for justice and of the unsung heroes she encounters on her quest to fight the good fight.
The Good Fight: A Novel #ad - . And while her grandfather rises to the Supreme Court, Meredith enlists in the most pressing causes of her time, fighting for civil rights and an end to the Vietnam War. Encompassing the remarkable people meredith meets, the historic events she witnesses, and the sacrifices she must make, this is the story of a woman changing her world as she herself is changed by it.
She rebels against her parents’ expectations for her debutante ball and other conventions.
The Cast: A NovelDelacorte Press #ad - An unknown ingénue with outsized talent. The strength of women—across generations and among friends, and family—takes center stage in this irresistible novel, colleagues, as all-too-real people find the courage to persevere in life’s drama of heartbreak and joy. But after two marriages, she prefers to avoid the complications and uncertainties of a new love.
1 new york times bestseller • danielle steel follows a talented and creative woman as she launches her first television series, helping to recruit an unforgettable cast that will bring a dramatic family saga to the screen. A sizzling starlet whose ego outstrips her abilities. Inspired by the true story of her own indomitable grandmother, Kait creates the storyline for a TV series.
The Cast: A Novel #ad - An eccentric young screenwriter. But in the midst of this charmed year, she is suddenly forced to confront the greatest challenge a mother could ever know. Then, a television producer visiting Manhattan from Los Angeles, after a chance meeting with Zack Winter, everything changes. A reclusive grande dame from Hollywood’s Golden Age.
A cool, competent director. L. A.
Fall from Grace: A NovelDelacorte Press #ad - Naïve, out of her element, and alone in a world of shady international deals and dishonest people, she is set up by her boss and finds herself faced with criminal prosecution. She is determined to forge a new life she can be proud of. Sydney wells’s perfect life with her wealthy, devoted husband vanishes when he dies suddenly in an accident.
Taking life by the horns, risking all in an exotic, from New York to Hong Kong, she revives her own career as a talented designer, unfamiliar world. With andrew’s vicious daughters in control of his estate, and no home or money, Sydney finds a job in fashion, despite her own designer daughters’ warnings.
Fall from Grace: A Novel #ad - What happens when you lose everything? husband, faced with prison, resourcefulness, safety, protection, with honor, and reputation gone, Sydney must rebuild her life from the bottom to the top again, money, and dignity. Widowed at forty-nine, she discovers he has failed to include her in his will. New york times bestseller • from danielle steel comes the gripping story of a woman who loses everything—her husband, her home, her sense of self and safety, and her freedom.
Sydney finds herself, as well as courage and resilience.
The Mistress: A NovelDelacorte Press #ad - She cannot risk her safety for another man, or even a conversation with him, as Theo longs for a woman he can never have. Paul de vence into a celebrated restaurant decorated with her late husband’s paintings, and treats it as a museum. From moscow to the riviera, london, cruelty, The Mistress is a riveting tale of vast fortune, and Paris, creative genius, and daring courage, as uncompromising individuals chart a course for collision.
Theo luca is the son of a brilliant, world famous, Lorenzo Luca, and difficult artist, who left his wife and son with a fortune in artwork they refuse to sell. Her home is the world, often on one of Vladimir Stanislas’s spectacular yachts manned by scores of heavily armed crew members. Two dangerous obsessions begin.
The Mistress: A Novel #ad - And natasha, who knows that she cannot afford to make even one false move, nevertheless begins to think of a world of freedom she can never experience as Vladimir’s mistress. Lorenzo’s widow, Maylis, has transformed their home in St. She is unfailingly loyal to him in exchange. Theo, a gifted artist in his own right, finds himself feverishly painting Natasha’s image for weeks after their first meeting.
She feels fortunate to be spoiled and protected, and is careful not to dwell on Vladimir’s ruthlessness or the deadly circles he moves in. Natasha leonova’s beauty saved her life.
Against All Odds: A NovelDelacorte Press #ad - Now her children are grown and ready to forge lives of their own. Isabelle, a dedicated attorney, is in line to make partner at her Wall Street firm when she falls for a client she represents in a criminal case. Kate—loving, supportive, and outspoken—can’t keep her children from playing against the odds.
Can the odds be beaten? Not often—as her children have to learn for themselves. And they all choose to play against the odds, to their mother’s dismay. For kate, the hardest lesson will be that she can’t protect the children she loves from the choices they make—but can only love them as they make them.
Against All Odds: A Novel #ad - . New york times bestseller • the wise, but when you bet your future against the odds, whose many bestselling tales have made her one of America’s favorite authorsTaking chances is part of life, moving novel from Danielle Steel, it’s a high-risk game. Kate madison’s stylish resale shop has been a big SoHo success, supporting her and her four kids since her husband’s untimely death.
She tells herself she can make a life with him—but can she? Julie, a young designer, meets a man who seems too good to be true and falls under his spell. She marries him quickly, gives up her job, and moves to Los Angeles to be at his side—but is all what it seems? Justin is a struggling writer who pushes for children with his partner before they’re financially or emotionally ready.
Will the strain on the relationship take too high a toll? And Willie, makes a choice that shocks them all, the youngest, a tech expert, with a woman twelve years older.
Dangerous Games: A NovelDelacorte Press #ad - When alix digs deeper, federal agents pick up the trail. Since then, olympia has found emotional support in Clark, who once wanted her as his wife and now stands as her protector and confidant. Olympia foster is the fragile, reclusive widow of America’s most admired senator, who had been destined for the presidency before an assassin’s bullet felled him.
As the stakes rise in this dangerous game, Alix needs Ben’s help as never before. With her daughter in college, and working alongside cameraman Ben Chapman, a deeply private ex–Navy SEAL, Alix revels in the risks and whirlwind pace of her work.1 new york times bestseller • bringing together a cast of fascinating characters in a riveting tale of ambition and corruption, and ultimate justice, passion, politics, Dangerous Games is a thrilling drama from Danielle Steel.
Dangerous Games: A Novel #ad - Then the threats start. And soon they realize they are grappling with an adversary far more sinister than they had imagined. Alix begins with a nationally revered woman who may be the key to exposing frightening secrets. But her latest assignment puts her at the center of an explosive story that will reshape many lives, including her own: investigating damning allegations involving the Vice President of the United States, Tony Clark.
Television correspondent alix phillips dodges bullets and breaks rules to bring the most important news to the world—from riots in America to protests on the streets of Tehran.