First Sight: A Novel

First Sight: A Novel

Danielle Steel


Paris, L.A., and the area of able to put on model offer wealthy backdrops for Danielle Steel’s deeply concerning tale of a talented dressmaker whose expertise and force have introduced her everything—except the power to erase her previous and belief relationships.
big apple. London. Milan. Paris. model Week in all 4 towns. A month of never-ending interviews, events, and unflagging paintings and a spotlight to aspect on the semiannual able to put on type shows—the recognized prêt-à-porter. on the middle of the hurricane and avalanche of labor is American Timmie O’Neill, whose well known line, Timmie O, is the embodiment of informal stylish, in style and for the house. She has created a enterprise that conjures up, fills, and consumes her lifestyles.
With an unerring intuition for what the following pattern can be, an innate genius for enterprise, tireless hard work, and sheer fearlessness, ranging from not anything, over 20 years Timmie has outfitted a world empire that has introduced her huge, immense pride and luck. In a global the place humility and compassion are all too infrequent, her humor, kindness, integrity, and creativity are inspirational. but as blessed as she feels by way of her good fortune, Timmie harbors the personal wounds of a devastating early life and earlier tragedy. She is simply too shrewdpermanent, too skilled, and too damage to need a lot in her own existence past a succession of handy, very constrained relationships. continually prepared to take hazards in enterprise, she by no means dangers her heart.
yet regardless of her well-ordered and hugely managed international, it seems that Timmie O’Neill isn't really resistant to magic while it moves. And it moves in Paris in the course of Paris style Week, while an exciting Frenchman comes into her lifestyles while she will get ailing. at the beginning, Timmie and Jean-Charles Vernier are just sufferer and healthcare professional. They develop into confidants and acquaintances, corresponding at a secure distance among Paris and la as soon as she is going domestic. there's each the reason is, they need to stay aside. yet neither can deny their turning out to be friendship and the electrical energy that sparks every time they meet.
First Sight is as complicated and compelling as smooth existence itself. Careers, households, histories, losses, accountability, legal responsibility, and worry of wasting regulate and getting damage. it's a story of bold to take hazards, and wasting keep an eye on barely enough to have a existence, whilst the chance offers itself. whilst very varied worlds and strong-willed humans collide, every little thing adjustments immediately, as they confront the age-old query of even if to put oneself naked and hazard intimacy—or no longer. Are they courageous sufficient to stand what comes subsequent? and may they do it jointly or apart?

Praise for First Sight
“A novel approximately love, in all its heartbreaking and opulent forms.”Kirkus Reviews
“Steel is without doubt one of the world’s most well liked authors, and this poignant romance is bound to please her many dependable enthusiasts and succeed in many new readers, too.”Booklist
“Steel deftly phases heartstring-tugging moments.”Publishers Weekly

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