In Danielle Steel’s beautiful novel, trendy relationships come collectively, disintegrate, and are reinvented over time, proving that age is only a quantity.
Eileen was comfortable to put aside her personal goals to boost a household together with her husband, Paul. Together they constructed an strange life in a Connecticut city, the right place for his or her youngsters to develop up. But when Eileen discovers that Paul’s late nights within the metropolis are hiding an affair with a youthful girl, she begins to query all these years of sacrifice and compromise. On the brink of 40 and questioning what she’s going to do with the remainder of her life, is it too late to start out over?
Meanwhile, as Paul is thrust again into the position of suburban fatherhood, his girlfriend, Olivia, is in Manhattan, struggling to search out herself within the shadow of her mom, a well-known actress, and her grandmother, a fiercely impartial 92-year-previous artist. With their distinctive manufacturers of recommendation ringing in her head, Olivia takes a significant step, increasing her artwork gallery enterprise internationally. Seeing her mom pursue previous goals, and even discover new love, Olivia realizes that there’s a lot she should find out about herself earlier than committing her life to another person.
Ultimately, Eileen decides to chase her personal goals as nicely. She’s off to Paris to attend a Cordon Bleu cooking college. What awaits is an journey that reinvents her life and redefines her.
At all ages, there are challenges to be met and new worlds to find. In this stunning, illuminating novel, Danielle Steel provides us a warmhearted portrait of individuals pushed by their feelings, life experiences, and loyalties, who notice that it is by no means too late to show a brand new web page, and begin once more.