“No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading, or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance”-Confucius.
Aside reading tweets,snap,sign posts,magazines and exams texts, when was the last time you considered making an extensive reading out of a book? Where on your personal time table have you allotted reading? Do you want to live a stress free life? Do you want to expand your vocabularies and realise your imaginative abilities? Have you tried READING?
Reading is the only activity that can provide you with these. It has been proven that people with very active imaginations are more likely to dream and strive for greater things and the only platform that grants this is when you read.
I have got you covered if you haven’t thought of the best gift to offer yourself this year. A list of books from the American all intriguing and suspended filled, as well as heart-hugging author Danielle Steel, who has many of her best sellers turned into television movies can stir up your leisure hours.
Danielle Steel has been hailed as one of the world’s most popular authors, with over 650 million copies of her novels sold.
- TURNING POINT
Turning Point by Danielle Steel
Jan 08, 2019 | 288 Pages
Bill Browning heads the trauma unit at San Francisco’s busiest emergency room, SF General. With his ex-wife and daughters in London, he immerses himself in his work and lives for rare visits with his children. A rising star at her teaching hospital, UCSF at Mission Bay, Stephanie Lawrence has two young sons, a frustrated stay-at-home husband, and not enough time for any of them. Harvard-educated Wendy Jones is a dedicated trauma doctor at Stanford, trapped in a dead-end relationship with a married cardiac surgeon. And Tom Wylie’s popularity with women rivals the superb medical skills he employs at his Oakland medical center, but he refuses to let anyone get too close, determined to remain unattached forever.These exceptional doctors are chosen for an honor and a unique projec in Paris. You should find out how an unspeakable act of mass violence galvanizes them into actions with consequences that will last a lifetime.
Mar 05, 2019 | 288 Pages
Emotionally gripping and richly involving, Silent Night explores how the heart has mysterious healing powers of its own, and blessings happen when we think all is lost. The book is a deeply moving story of resilience and hope.
Paige Watts is the ultimate stage mother. The daughter of Hollywood royalty, Paige channels her acting dreams into making her own daughter, Emma, a star. By the age of nine, Emma is playing a central role in a hit TV show. Then everything is shattered by unforeseeable tragedy.Now Emma is living with her aunt Whitney, who had chosen a very different path from her sister’s. What will become of Emma’s dreams?
- BLESSING IN DISGUISE
May 07, 2019 | 288 Pages
In Danielle Steel’s remarkable new novel, one of her most memorable characters comes to terms with unfinished business and long-buried truths as the mother of three very different daughters with three singular fathers.
As a young intern at an art gallery in Paris, Isabelle McAvoy meets Putnam Armstrong, wealthy, gentle, older, and secluded from the world. Isabelle’s relationship with Putnam, and her time at his château on the Normandy coast, are the stuff of dreams. But it turns real when she becomes pregnant, for she knows that marriage is out of the question.The three girls grow up to be very different women, and Isabelle’s relationship with each of them is unique. While raising her girls alone, Isabelle also begins building a career as a successful art consultant. Then one final turn of fate brings a past secret to light, bonds mother and daughters closer, and turns a challenge into a blessing.
- LOST AND FOUND
Jun 25, 2019 | 288 Pages
What might have been? That tantalizing question propels a woman on a cross-country adventure to eunite with the men she loved and let go, in Danielle Steel’s exhilarating new novel.It all starts with a fall from a ladder, in a firehouse in New York City. The firehouse has been converted into a unique Manhattan home and studio where renowned photographer Madison Allen works and lives after raising three children on her own. But the accident, which happens while Maddie is sorting through long-forgotten personal mementos and photos, results in more than a broken ankle. It changes her life.
As the miles and days pass, and with each new encounter, Maddie’s life comes into clearer focus and a new future takes shape. A deeply felt story about love, motherhood, family, and fate, Lost and Found is an irresistible new novel from America’s most dynamic storyteller.
- IN HIS FATHER’S FOOTSTEPS
Sep 04, 2018 | 336 Pages
ABOUT IN HIS FATHER’S FOOTSTEPS
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. In this powerful novel, #1 New York Times bestselling author Danielle Steel tells the story of two World War II concentration camp survivors, the life they build together, and the son who faces struggles of his own as a first generation American determined to be his own person and achieve success.
When U.S. troops occupy Germany, friends Jakob and Emmanuelle are saved from the terrible fate of so many in the camps. With the help of sponsors, they make their way to New York. In order not to be separated, they allow their friendship to blossom into love and marriage, and start a new life on the Lower East Side, working at grueling, poorly paid jobs.Moving from the ashes of postwar Europe to the Lower East Side of New York to wealth, success, and unlimited luxury, In His Father’s Footsteps is a stirring tale of three generations of strong, courageous, and loving people who pay their dues to achieve their goals.
It can be very hard to read a book these days, given the stressing things we have to do for our daily routine. But we wouldn’t want to miss out the benefits reading has installed for us. Neil Gaiman once said “a book is a dream you hold in your hands”. What dream do you intend holding in your hands this year?