The Sins of the Mother: A Novel

By Danielle Steel

NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER

Every girl makes offerings. And not anyone has made more challenging offerings than Olivia Grayson. The tremendously profitable businesswoman neglected out on a lot of her children’s lives whereas she equipped her mythical home-furnishings empire. In Danielle Steel’s character-rich new novel, Olivia faces the prior, attempts to stability the current, and makes amends the place due, whereas nonetheless operating her significantly winning business.
 
THE SINS OF THE MOTHER
 
As a fashion of creating as much as them for time misplaced, Olivia spends months each year making plans a lavish vacation that everybody in her relatives will get pleasure from. This summer time she has prepared a dream journey within the Mediterranean on a sumptuous yacht, which she hopes stands out as the such a lot memorable holiday of all. Her lavish gesture each year expresses her love for them, and remorse in any respect the real occasions she overlooked in the course of her children’s more youthful years. Her more youthful daughter, Cassie, a hip London track manufacturer, refuses the invitation altogether, as she does each year. Her older daughter, Liz, lives in her mother’s shadow, with a fear of failure as she attempts to recapture her dream of being a author. And her sons, John and Phillip, paintings for Olivia, for larger or worse, with other halves who want they didn’t. within the attractiveness of the Riviera, this could be a summer time to recollect, with Olivia’s teenagers, grandchildren, and daughters-in-law on board. yet as with every family members accumulating, there are regularly surprises, and regardless of how glamorous the environment issues don’t regularly end up as ones hopes.
 
kin dynamics are complex, previous disappointments die demanding, and as forgiveness and brilliant revelations input into it, new bonds are shaped, and the long run takes on a brighter hue. And one after the other, with life’s irony, Olivia’s little ones locate themselves committing an identical “sins” for which they blamed their mom for therefore a long time. it's a summer season of compassion, vital classes, and truth.
 
The Sins of the Mother captures the various aspects of relations love: complicated, hard, humorous, passionate, and with a bit of luck enduring. alongside the best way, we're enthralled through an unforgettable heroine, a mom powerful adequate to take greater than her justifiable share of the blame, clever sufficient to recognize her childrens for who they are surely, and forgiving sufficient to like them unconditionally.

From the Hardcover edition.

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I Too Had A Love Story

By Ravinder Singh

Do Love tales Ever die?...
How may you React whilst a stunning individual comes into your existence, after which is going clear of you... forever?

Not all love tales are supposed to have an ideal finishing. I Too Had a Love remain is one such saga. it's the delicate and heartfelt story of Ravin and Khushi those who stumbled on one another on a matrimonial web site and fell in love, until eventually lifestyles positioned their like to the final word try out. Romantic, emotional and honest, this heartbreaking real lifestyles tale has already touched 1000000 hearts.

This bestselling novel is a needs to learn for a person who believes within the magic of affection.

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Full Circle

By Danielle Steel

The 1960s.  Kennedy.  Martin Luther King.  Civil rights.  Viet Nam.  Tana Roberts comes of age during this turbulent decade, and starts a trip that might lead her from big apple to the South in the course of the warmth of racial unrest.  A completely sleek younger girl, she yearns for a occupation and is prepared to sacrifice every thing to get it.  And it is just a lot later that Tana discovers that she will have it all.  Career.  Love.  And peace of mind.  As she comes of age, ultimately, and springs complete circle.

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I Hope You Dance

Can dancing mend Ruth's damaged heart?

Ruth Henderson has moved again in along with her parents--something she swore she may by no means do, in particular now not on the age of thirty-three. yet within the face of the mountain of debt left by way of her overdue companion, and the truth that her teenage daughter, Maggie, is expressing her grief via acts of delinquency, there has been particularly just one option.

Returning to a home Ruth swore by no means to set foot in back is undesirable sufficient. upload to this an estranged father, whirlwind mom, and David--the boy round the corner who broke her heart--and it's little ask yourself Ruth can slightly make it out of bed.

But then, reunited along with her outdated pal Lois, Ruth is persuaded to head alongside to a per 30 days ladies' evening. right here she meets a number of tremendous ladies and for the 1st time considering that leaving domestic at eighteen, Ruth starts to make a few actual friends.

She additionally has her first ever date--with the captivating Dr. Carl Barker. besides the fact that, after a disastrous dinner, and an disappointed Maggie nonetheless suffering from her father's dying, Ruth gives you her daughter she will not exit with the other males. A promise she fast regrets while David, the boy round the corner, asks her to bop. . .

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Cold Dawn (A Black Falls Novel)

By Carla Neggers

The small city of Black Falls, Vermont, ultimately feels secure again—until search-and-rescue professional Rose Cameron discovers a physique, burnt nearly past popularity. Almost. Rose is bound that she is aware the victim's identity…and that his dying used to be no accident.

Nick Martini additionally suspects an arsonist's planned hand. one other fireplace killed an arson investigator in California months in the past. Now the rugged smoke jumper is decided to stick with the killer's trail…even if it leads immediately to Rose. Nick and Rose have not visible one another on the grounds that they shared a unmarried evening of blind ardour, yet they can not permit stories and unhealed wounds get within the manner in their universal goal—stopping a cruel killer from taking target immediately on the middle of Black Falls.

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This Is What Happy Looks Like

By Jennifer E. Smith

If destiny despatched you an electronic mail, may you answer?

When teenage celebrity Graham Larkin by accident sends small city woman Ellie O'Neill an e-mail approximately his puppy pig, the 2 seventeen-year-olds strike up a witty and unforgettable correspondence, discussing every little thing less than the solar, aside from their names or backgrounds.

Then Graham reveals out that Ellie's Maine homeland is the correct place for his most modern movie, and he makes a decision to take their dating from on-line to in-person. yet can a celeb as recognized as Graham relatively commence a courting with a regular woman like Ellie? And why does Ellie are looking to steer clear of the media's highlight in any respect bills?

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Montana Sky

By Nora Roberts

Whilst Jack Mercy died, he left in the back of a ranch worthy approximately twenty million cash. Now his 3 daughters—each born of a distinct marriage, and every unknown by way of the others—are amassed to listen to the interpreting of the desire. however the girls are surprised to benefit that prior to any of them can inherit, they need to dwell jointly at the ranch for 365 days. they're sisters—and strangers. Now they face a problem: to place their bitterness apart and reside like relations. to guard one another from danger—and unite opposed to an enemy who threatens to ruin all of them?

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Just for Fins (Forgive My Fins)

By Tera Lynn Childs

Tera Lynn Childs brings a pleasant mixture of wit, romance, and myth to her books. Fins, her YA mermaid sequence, is a smart decide for lovers of Meg Cabot’s funny love stories.
 
In Just for Fins, 3rd within the sequence, half-human, half-mermaid Lily Sanderson has determined to stay Crown Princess Waterlily of the mermaid nation Thalassinia. She’s made a promise to aid to aid Prince Tellin. weather switch and human toxins are inflicting discomfort in his country, and Lily and Tellin need to persuade the entire mermaid royals to interact to save lots of the oceans.
 
Lily is distracted by way of the placement with Quince, the boy she loves. He needs to move 3 exams to turn out his love for her or they are going to be parted forever.

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Second Chance

By Danielle Steel

Eccentric haute couture meets buttoned-up Madison road in Danielle Steel’s attractive story of 2 perfect-for-each-other humans from wildly varied worlds. In a clean, humorous examine what occurs whilst a girl who has every little thing ultimately meets her fit, Danielle metal proves that, in lifestyles and love, it’s by no means too overdue for a moment chance....

SECOND CHANCE

As editor-in-chief of recent York’s major model journal, Fiona Monaghan lived a existence as aggravating and high-toned because the model international itself, jetting from side to side among her trendy big apple brownstone and the couture indicates of Europe. With closets crammed with Fendi, a noisily snoring bulldog named Sir Winston sharing her mattress, and a houseman who favors gold lamé and borrows her footwear, Fiona used to be totally content material together with her existence. until eventually the sweltering June day John Anderson strolled into her place of work.

After a dinner date left them either short of extra, Fiona abruptly invited John to the Paris couture exhibits. And within the such a lot romantic urban on this planet, someplace among the magic of the runway and the walk alongside the Seine, Fiona enable this guy into her middle. A widower with daughters, John Anderson was once approximately Fiona’s contrary in each approach. As conservative as she was once freewheeling, John used to be either amused and appalled through Fiona’s global of high-strung designers, anorexic versions, and high-heeled housemen. yet inside of weeks in their go back to manhattan, John was once making associates with Sir Winston—and Fiona used to be making room in her closets.

It didn’t take lengthy for the dominoes to begin falling. First, John brought Fiona to his daughters, their blood-thirsty Pekingese, and a snarling housekeeper instantly out of Hitchcock’s Rebecca. It used to be hate at the beginning sight. Then, after a cocktail party with John’s greatest consumer is going disastrously awry, Fiona and John’s courting started to resolve with alarming velocity. What occurs subsequent will set Fiona on a trip jam-packed with soreness and revelation, awakening and change.…For while she returns to Paris by myself and takes an awesome threat, a rare sequence of occasions starts off to spread. and because the snow falls at the urban of sunshine, Fiona is set to get the shock of her existence: a moment act she by no means observed coming.

In a blinding story of contemporary misadventures and career-crossed relationships, Danielle metal brings us into the lives of 2 unforgettable humans as they love and snigger, fight and continue to exist. With unerring perception, she captures the heady magic of speedy allure, the demanding situations of change—and the wish that comes once we dare to do all of it another time.

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A Bite to Remember (Argeneau Vampires, Book 5)

By Lynsay Sands

Rule number 1: by no means get entangled with anyone who will not be there for you while the sunlight comes up.

Once bitten, two times shy, and attractive PI Jackie Morrisey wasn't going there back. Vincent Argeneau could be the most well-liked man she's ever met, residing or useless, yet she's right here to forestall a killer from turning this vampire into dirt, to not leap into mattress with him.

Rule #2: by no means kiss a vampire . . . it may be a ache within the neck.

Okay, so Vincent's had 400 years to ideal his kissing abilities, and he does glance relatively tempting while he runs round the apartment shirtless. he is additionally captivating, protecting . . . did we point out he can kiss? Jackie has to be on her shield, in any other case she'll need to get a hold of a brand new rule: if you are going to fall in love with a vampire, be sure it is a chew to remember.

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