Search Results: "Danielle Steel"


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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 1994

"It's you-can-run-but-you-can't-hide journalism, gossipy with a sound foundation, and not too high on elegant turns of phrase. (First printing of 100,000; author tour)"
Danielle's dirty linen. Read full book review >

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STEEL by Dale Richard Perelman
NON-FICTION
Released: July 10, 2014

"Thoroughly researched and revealing."
A history of Pittsburgh and its steel industry, from the robber barons to the laborers. Read full book review >

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A PERFECT LIFE by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 15, 2014

"The novel's predictability will likely delight Steel's die-hard fans, but it won't win any new ones."
A highly successful woman ponders romance with a younger man. Read full book review >

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POWER PLAY by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 11, 2014

"Standard, appealing fare from Steel."
Steel's (Winners, 2013, etc.) latest contemporary romance targets the integrity of corporate executives. Read full book review >

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HOTEL VENDÔME by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"A novel that will appeal to the most dedicated of Steel's fans."
Can a jilted husband and abandoned daughter learn to trust again and even find true love? Read full book review >

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LEGACY by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 28, 2010

"The two women's stories are compelling—if only they weren't weighted down by clichés and artless exposition."
In Steel's latest romance (Family Ties, 2010, etc.), a restrained anthropologist discovers her wild side while researching the life of a beautiful 18th-century Sioux Indian. Read full book review >

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TOXIC BACHELORS by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 25, 2005

"By-the-numbers romance, with pop psychology overtones."
Three die-hard bachelors with issues meet their matches in the publishing titan's latest fairy tale, her third this year (Miracle, June 2005, etc.). Read full book review >

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ANSWERED PRAYERS by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 29, 2002

"Routine fare from megaselling Steel, apparently suffering from plot fatigue."
Glum second-chance romance. Read full book review >

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THE HOUSE ON HOPE STREET by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 20, 2000

"This time out, Steel makes an intelligent choice of subject matter—and only occasionally threatens to treacle it to death."
A wife and mother puts the pieces back together after her husband is murdered. Read full book review >

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MIRROR IMAGE by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 3, 1998

"ClichÇ follows ever bolder clichÇ as the Steel style grinds out its mellow surprises for the blissfully half-asleep."

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THE KLONE AND I by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 16, 1998

"A deft, bubbly, decidedly unusual romance, and a welcome departure for the ever-redoubtable Steel."
Give Steel points for turning from her usual tearjerkers (The Long Road Home, p. 145, etc.) and trying her hand at a playful romantic comedy with a twist. Read full book review >

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SPECIAL DELIVERY by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 1997

"A candied fantasy for seniors for whom Modern Maturity just doesn't cut it."
No-frills Steel (Five Days in Paris, 1995, etc.) in this uncharacteristically brief tale of a parenting venture by a glittery L.A. couple skidding into their Golden Years. Read full book review >