By Danielle Steel
From the glittering ballrooms of ny to the fires of global battle I, Danielle metal takes us on an unforgettable trip in her new novel—a spellbinding story of struggle, loss, historical past, and one woman's unbreakable spirit....
Nineteen-year-old Annabelle Worthington was once born right into a lifetime of privilege, raised amid the glamour of recent York society, with wonderful houses on 5th street and in Newport, Rhode Island. yet every thing replaced on a chilly April day in 1912, whilst the sinking of the Titanic shattered her relatives and her privileged international without end. discovering power inside of her grief, Annabelle pours herself into volunteer paintings, nursing the bad, igniting a fondness for medication that might form the process her lifestyles.
But for Annabelle, past love, and a likely idyllic marriage, will quickly deliver extra grief—this time because of the secrets and techniques of the human middle. Betrayed, and pursued by means of a scandal she doesn't deserve, Annabelle flees long island for war-ravaged France, hoping to lose herself in a lifetime of provider. There, within the center of the 1st international struggle, in a groundbreaking box sanatorium run by means of girls, Annabelle unearths her actual calling, operating as an ambulance medic at the entrance traces, learning medication, saving lives. And whilst the struggle ends, Annabelle starts off a brand new lifestyles in Paris—now a physician, a mom, her earlier nearly forgotten…until a fateful assembly opens her middle to the area she had left at the back of. discovering power within the impossible of friendships, pulling jointly the damaged fragments of her lifestyles, Annabelle will go back to big apple yet another time—this time as a replaced girl, a girl of substance, infused with life’s event, development a destiny choked with hope…out of the wealthy soil of the prior.
Filled with breathtaking pictures and ancient element, Danielle Steel’s new novel introduces certainly one of her most unusual and interesting characters: Annabelle Worthington, a extraordinary girl, a very good girl, a real survivor who triumphs opposed to overwhelming odds. For Annabelle’s tale is greater than compelling fiction, it's a strong social gathering of existence, dignity, and courage—and a testomony to the human will to outlive.
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