Search Results: "Danielle Steel"


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AMAZING GRACE by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 30, 2007

"Similar to a fast-food meal, the book won't meet daily nutritional requirements and just might leave you with a bellyache."
A San Francisco earthquake shakes up the lives of three women in the latest from Steel (Bungalow 2, 2007, etc.). Read full book review >

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LEAP OF FAITH by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 12, 2001

"Long on exposition, short on character, and sketchy, with a French setting as Gallic as Cheez-Whiz. Even diehard fans of the megaselling Steel may find it thin."
Steel (Lone Eagle, p. 140, etc.) proves you can go home again—provided you have $10 million. Read full book review >

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ACCIDENT by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 1994

"Steel sure-thing. (Literary Guild Dual Selection for April)"
Lately, Steel's romantic domestic dramas have contained less froth and more hard-working detergent, dealing as they have with such sobersides stuff as kidnapping (Vanished, 1993) or infertility (Mixed Blessings, 1992)—and now the tragedy of highway deaths and the maiming of young teens. Read full book review >

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LIGHTNING by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 1995

"It was inevitable that prolific Steel would tackle a (rightfully) current concern, but—well, suffering along with Alex does not offer typical Steelian recreation."
A happy family is shattered and scattered when a career woman is diagnosed with breast cancer: Steel's (The Gift, 1994, etc.) very damp—indeed, heavy-weeping—latest. Read full book review >

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FIRST SIGHT by Danielle Steel
Released: July 16, 2013

"A novel about love, in all its heartbreaking and splendid forms."
The latest from best-selling author Steel. Read full book review >

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JEWELS by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 1992

"But fantasies with dukes, jewels, and French chateaux—plus the Steel name—can be counted on to shoot off the shelves. (Literary Guild Dual Selection for June)"
At the start, Steel seems to nick Barbara Cartland's preserves: lovely lass is wooed by English duke. 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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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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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 >

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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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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 >