By Carole Mortimer
Completely infatuated with winning pro-tennis participant Nick St. Clare, Rachel offers
no resistance to his sinful seduction. but if their unbridled ardour leads to a
pregnancy, Nick insists that Rachel marry him—no inheritor of his might be and not using a father!
Rachel is aware their marriage is considered one of comfort, but the incendiary warmth among them
still burns vibrant! yet with Nick off touring the realm, how can she persuade her
husband that there is extra to their marriage than simply a baby?
initially released in 1982
By Paula Fox
"A infrequent and wondrous thing....[Fox] understands the right way to create a character."—Vogue
Luisa de los angeles Cueva used to be born at the Caribbean island of Malagita, of a plantation owner's son and a local lady, a servant within the kitchen. Her years on Malagita have been candy with the great thing about bamboo, banana, and mango timber with flocks of silver-feathered guinea hens beneath, the magic of a victrola, and the caramel flan that Mama sneaked domestic from the plantation kitchen. Luisa's father, fearing revolution, takes his kinfolk to big apple. within the barrio his once-powerful identify capability not anything, and the family members establishes itself in a basement tenement. For Luisa, Malagita turns into a dream. Luisa doesn't dream of going to school, as her good friend Ellen does, or of profitable the lottery, as her father does. She takes a task as a servant and, mockingly, grows extra self sustaining. She marries and later increases a son by myself. She works as a servant all her lifestyles. A Servant's Tale is the tale of a existence that's basic at the floor yet filled with intensity and richness as we come to grasp it, a narrative informed with consummate grace and compassion via Paula Fox.
By Shauna Singh Baldwin
In Shauna Singh Baldwin's enchanting novel, attention-grabbing, strong-willed ladies needs to care for the relentless good judgment pressured upon them via survival: Damini, a Hindu midwife, and Anu, who flees an abusive marriage for the sanctuary of the Catholic church. while Sister Anu involves Damini's domestic village to open a medical institution, their paths go, and every are sure they're doing what is most sensible for ladies. What do overall healthiness, justice, schooling and equality suggest for ladies while India is marching towards prosperity, progress and changing into a nuclear strength? If the newborn women and girls round them are to outlive, Damini and Anu needs to locate artistic how one can holiday with culture and aid this neighborhood switch from within.
By Michael Crummey
An complicated kin saga and love tale spanning centuries, Galore is a portrait of the inconceivable medieval global that was once rural Newfoundland, a spot nearly too harrowing and indulgent to be genuine. distant and remoted, uncovered to savage extremes of weather and destiny, the folks of Paradise Deep persist in a realm the place the road among the standard and the otherworldly is most unlikely to differentiate.
Propelled by means of the disputes and alliances, grievances and trade-offs that bind the and Devine households via generations, Galore is alive with singular characters, and an unusual perception into the complexities of human nature.
From the Hardcover edition.
By Lynne Graham
Ellie chanced on herself on her technique to Dio's island, and days and nights of ideal passion... by way of an unforeseen being pregnant. Dio had the proper answer -- they might marry for the baby's sake. by means of now, Ellie used to be in love with Dio, yet may possibly he learn how to love his expectant bride?
By Jane Porter
When Jesslyn knew him in London, Sharif Fehr was once a playboy prince, and their romance was once carefree and fun.
Now Jesslyn has been summoned to the wilderness land that Sheikh Sharif principles. The intervening years have proved harsh and vicious, and Sharif has grown used to his notice being legislation. not anyone dares problem him-except Jesslyn! yet for all her candy insolence, Sharif is bound of 1 factor: Jesslyn will obey his final command and submit-to turning into his spouse and queen!
By Barbara Taylor Bradford
The heiress to Emma Harte’s overseas retail empire, Paula McGill O’Neill has grown to fill her mythical grandmother’s footwear and turn into the lady she has regularly desired to be. entering her personal, she now retains her grandmother’s imaginative and prescient alive with company, convinced control.
But unbeknownst to her, Paula faces threats from each part. households watch her conscientiously, every one hoping for his or her personal likelihood on the reins of energy, and an outdated enemy lurks within the shadows, alert to any signal of weak spot. while Paula’s unscrupulous cousin Jonathan returns, much more decided than ever to wrest away every thing Paula has fought for, she needs to marshal all her energy and fortitude to safeguard her fortune and her family.
ABOUT THE SERIES
From crushing poverty to the peak of wealth and luck, Barbara Taylor Bradford’s The Emma Harte Saga starts with the groundbreaking foreign bestseller A girl of Substance, tracing Emma Harte’s legacy via a number of generations of indomitable women.
Emma’s imaginative and prescient and force have an indelible impression on her kinfolk and the lads who dare to like her. in the course of the sequels Hold the Dream and To Be the Best, her granddaughter Paula needs to shield every thing Emma built--not simply from open air opponents, but additionally from inner threats. informed with deep emotion, humor, and compelling honesty, the powerful heroines of this sequence proceed to maneuver and encourage readers a long time after first publication.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Barbara Taylor Bradford is a number 1 long island occasions bestselling writer. Born in Britain, she begun her occupation as a typist on the Yorkshire night publish on the age of 16, later serving because the style editor of Woman’s personal journal and a characteristic author on the London night information. Her debut novel, a girl of Substance, offered greater than 30 million copies all over the world and have become one of many most sensible ten bestselling novels ever written.
Bradford has written 28 next books that experience offered over 89 million copies in additional than ninety international locations around the globe. Ten of her novels were made into tv miniseries and flicks. In 1999, she grew to become the 1st residing girl writer to be featured on a postage stamp; in 2003, she used to be inducted into the Writers’ corridor of popularity of the USA, and in 2007, she used to be presented an OBE (Order of the British Empire) through Queen Elizabeth II for her contributions to literature.
By Carole Mortimer
Independent and with a profitable profession, Whitney Morgan is on a challenge to get the man
she's been in love with for years to note her… She has much to thank millionaire Hawk
for; with out him she don't have anything.
yet Hawk nonetheless turns out to consider her as his
best friend's baby who he'd agreed to take care of while her father died. Whitney has grown
into a lot more than that and is set to make Hawk see her because the girl she's
initially released in 1986
By Nikki Gemmell
By Tatiana Boncompagni
In this amazingly well timed tale approximately what the rich do while Wall road lays an egg, the writer of Gilding Lily once more grants a witty and insightful therapy of present day girl, as she explores the sacrifices they make, the offers they strike, the foundations they persist with, and what occurs while all of it begins to collapse.
Who can have guessed that Wall road may move south simply as Marcy Emerson and her husband moved east? right down to earth Marcy relocated from Chicago to ny while her husband was once provided an incredible time activity as a hedge fund supervisor.
She offers up her personal job—after all, hedge fund better halves do not paintings! And whereas before everything it really is enjoyable to buy all day and get together all evening, Marcy quick learns that lifestyles one of the wealthy could be something yet effortless and that in the back of each smile could be a stab within the again.
Still, it isn't till her husband leaves her for his thinner, blonder mistress—a girl who's greater up the social ladder than the unique Mrs. Emerson will ever be—that Marcy makes a decision to face on her personal ft once more, and struggle for the issues which are way more very important than funds.