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Four sisters, a Manhattan brownstone, and a tumultuous year of loss and courage are at the heart of Danielle Steel's new novel about a remarkable family, a stunning tragedy--and what happens when four very different young women come together under one very lively roof .

Twenty-one-year-old Candy is blazing her way through Paris, New York, and Tokyo as fashion's latest international supermodel. Her sister Tammy, twenty-nine, has a job producing the most successful hit show on TV. In New York, oldest sister Sabrina, thirty-four, is an ambitious young lawyer, while Annie, at twenty-six, is an American in Florence, living for her art. One Fourth of July weekend, the four sisters come home to Connecticut for their family's annual gathering. But before the holiday is over, tragedy strikes and their world is utterly changed.

Suddenly, four sisters who have been fervently pursuing success and their own lives come together to share one New York brownstone, to support each other, and to pick up the pieces while one of them struggles to heal her shattered body and soul. A bustling house is soon filled with eccentric dogs, laughter, tears, friends, men . . . and the kind of honesty and unconditional love only sisters can provide. But as the four women settle in, they are forced to confront the direction of their respective lives.

With unerring insight and compassion, Danielle Steel tells a compelling story of sisters who are irrevocably woven into the fabric of one another's lives. Brilliantly blending humor and heartbreak, she delivers a powerful message about the fragility--and the wonder--of life.
Publisher: New York : Delacorte, [2007]
Copyright Date: ©2007
ISBN: 9780440243267
Branch Call Number: FIC Steel
Characteristics: 341 pages ; 25 cm


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May 20, 2014

A very light read. The sisters are interesting characters.

Jul 17, 2013

I got this book when I was looking for another book, but thought what the heck why not I have heard Danielle Steel has written a lot, so she must be good? Well no, the writing is terrible, she is quite repetative, the beginning and ending are obvious and she treats her audience like they are unable to recall or remember what she has just said. I will not be reading another D. Steel book again.

Apr 03, 2013

typical Danielle Steel book,but once in a while a little fluff relaxes. this one though I found the caracters interesting.

lilly29 Mar 04, 2013

Beautifully written. Encourages one to be closer to his family.

Sep 24, 2012

i enjoyed this book very much. It shows how family can cope with even the worst tradegy in thier lives and help take care of each other. I hope others enjoy this book too.

mulla Aug 08, 2012

a really great book..which make u read more and more!!

cenationgirl Jun 28, 2012

wow sisterly love captured in plain english

Apr 11, 2011

Predictable and a caring story about 4 sisters who stick together at good and bad times.

Aug 02, 2010

Easy read. Predictable, but also fun.

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Dec 22, 2014

gabithereader99 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 18 and 18


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