By Danielle Steel
Eccentric haute couture meets buttoned-up Madison road in Danielle Steel’s appealing 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 thing ultimately meets her fit, Danielle metal proves that, in existence and love, it’s by no means too overdue for a moment chance....
As editor-in-chief of latest York’s major type journal, Fiona Monaghan lived a existence as annoying and high-toned because the type global 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 along with her lifestyles. till the sweltering June day John Anderson strolled into her workplace.
After a dinner date left them either short of extra, Fiona unexpectedly invited John to the Paris couture indicates. And within the such a lot romantic urban on the 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 used to be freewheeling, John was once either amused and appalled by way of Fiona’s global of high-strung designers, anorexic types, and high-heeled housemen. yet inside of weeks in their go back to manhattan, John used to be 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 directly out of Hitchcock’s Rebecca. It used to be hate at the start sight. Then, after a cocktail party with John’s greatest buyer is going disastrously awry, Fiona and John’s dating started to resolve with alarming velocity. What occurs subsequent will set Fiona on a trip full of soreness and revelation, awakening and change.…For whilst she returns to Paris by myself and takes an awesome probability, a rare sequence of occasions starts off to spread. and because the snow falls at the urban of sunshine, Fiona is ready to get the shock of her existence: a moment act she by no means observed coming.
In a stunning story of recent misadventures and career-crossed relationships, Danielle metal brings us into the lives of 2 unforgettable humans as they love and chortle, fight and continue to exist. With unerring perception, she captures the heady magic of rapid allure, the demanding situations of change—and the desire that comes after we dare to do all of it another time.