One day, she snaps. New york times bestsellerfrom the author of Not My Daughter comes the story of Emily Aulenbach, an idealistic young lawyer who once dreamed of representing victims of corporate abuse. There, she will set out to forge new relationships with lovers, long-lost friends and the person she once wanted to become.
Escape - A first-rate storyteller who creates believable, sympathetic characters who seem as familiar as your neighbors. The boston Globe. Instead, she now spends her days in a cubicle arguing victims of corporate greed out of their rightful claims.
GemstoneWilliam Morrow - Since his mother's death he's become his own man, masterfully in control of the family business and estate. When they meet, the strong attraction that brought them together long ago is reawakened. Now sara must decide: does she dare be just a business partner with a man she's never stopped loving? Or does she turn her back on what may be her one chance for happiness?
Jeff, too, has changed. But the naive young bride has returned a confident woman with her own business. New york times bestselling author barbara Delinsky shares her special magic in this poignant tale, first published in 1983, of past mistakes and second chances. It's been eight years since sara mccray has seen her ex-husband, Jeff Parker, after she fled their San Francisco mansion and stifling life controlled by his domineering mother.
Gemstone - But when jeff asks Sara to stay, his offer has little to do with romance.
An Irresistible ImpulseWilliam Morrow - But although they share grueling days of grisly testimony and long nights of passion, there is a part of Ben that he can never share with Abby, or any woman. Enough to last her a lifetime. Just as the fate of an accused man lies in the balance, so too does Abby's, as she decides whether what Ben can give is enough.
The trial is a sensational headline-grabber, and the thought of being sequestered for a few weeks is appealing. The time away from a relationship that fails to excite her will give her a chance to think. And to make a long overdue decision. Then she meets fellow juror Ben Wyeth, a witty and charming college professor who shows Abby just what she's been missing.
An Irresistible Impulse - New york times bestselling author barbara delinsky understands the power of the human heart as few others and she shares that gift in this touching novel of acceptance and fulfillment, first published in 1983. Sitting in a vermont jury room, Abby Barnes is happy to be empaneled.
Fast CourtingWilliam Morrow - New york times bestselling author barbara Delinsky entralls in this powerful novel first published in 1983, a woman, of a man, ans the exciting game of love. But her research hits a snag when she meets number five, Daniel Strahan, the head coach for Boston professional basketball team. There's only one thing she's forgotten -- love doesn't play by the rules.
Magazine writer nia Phillips latest assisgnment is a feature on east Coast's five most eligible bachelors. Daniel wants no part of the story, And though he refuses her interview request, he's instantly drawn to Nia's quick intelligence and dark beauty. As for nia, she finds daniel intriguing, but she knows that a man constantly on road, who lives and breathes basketball, isn't right for her.
Three WishesPocket Books - A storyteller of unparalleled emotional intensity, bestselling author Barbara Delinsky has created a novel that resonates far beyond its extraordinary love story. Here is a tale of courage, community, and the magical consequences of being given a second chance. What if wishes really could come true?It's the question facing waitress Bree Walker when she awakens in the hospital following a blizzard in sleepy Panama, Vermont.
One seems to have come true already: at her side is renowned author Tom Gates, the accident's only witness, who had come to Panama to make sense of his fame -- and who now makes Bree his cause. Suddenly, the things bree has wanted most -- a home, a soul mate, a family -- are within her grasp. While she can't recall thenear-tragedy that landed her there, she's overcome with the certainty that she has been granted three wishes.
Three Wishes - But are the wishes real? and if they are, they discover that to live their dreams, what is theirprice? As Bree and Tom consider what their hearts truly require, they will have to take unimagined risks.
A Woman's Place: A NovelWilliam Morrow - The hard way. She built her part-time business up from nothing and made it successful through her imagination, creativity, and hard work. She has two great children and Dennis, a husband she loves completely. Then, one evening, when claire returns from a difficult business trip, Dennis hands her divorce papers along with a court order to vacate their house.
But in a few short weeks she learns what so many women have had to discover—that when the going gets tough, a woman's as tough as she needs to be. Everything Claire Raphael has she's earned. Claire is devastated. She had no idea her marriage was on the brink of disaster, if not months, that Dennis had been planning this ambush for weeks, or that her hectic but happy life was about to come crashing down around her.
A Woman's Place: A Novel - Claire doesn't know where to turn or whom to trust. On her own.
Moment to MomentWilliam Morrow - And so she flees from a chance first meeting with a considerate stranger, a man who could possibly play a very important role in her future. What she wants is to be respected and loved as the strong, vital, independent woman she has worked so hard to become. And maybe find a permanent place in her heart. What he does know is he must find her again somehow.
There has to be a deeper purpose behind his Samaritan act, because never has anyone so powerfully and immediately filled him with such an overwhelming desire to cherish and protect. But dana madison is tired of being protected. New york times bestselling author Barbara Delinsky delights with a compelling story of chance, fate, and perfect timing, first published in 1998.
Moment to Moment - Russ ettinger doesn't know why the delicate young woman he found gasping for breath at the side of the road disappeared so abruptly—or even what her name is.
SuddenlyWilliam Morrow - Set in a small vermont town, this deeply heartfelt, emotionally charged novel explores the enduring consequences of one irrevocable act—a classic from the New York Times bestselling author of A Woman Betrayed, For My Daughters, and The Passions of Chelsea Kane. Delinsky knows the human heart and its immense capacity to love and to believe.
Washington observer-reporter“a first-rate storyteller” Boston Globe, the incomparable Barbara Delinsky is renowned for capturing the essence of contemporary life: from day-to-day victories and setbacks to momentous events that profoundly affect us all. Nowhere is that more true than in her beloved novel Suddenly.
Blueprints: A NovelSt. Martin's Press - Facing its loss, she feels betrayed by her daughter and old in the eyes of the world. Accustomed to organization and planning, could undermine the future of both MacAfee Homes and Gut It!For Caroline, she is now grappling with a toddler who misses his parents, a staggering new attraction, and a work challenge that, if botched, a fiancé who doesn't want the child, hosting Gut It! is part of her identity.
Blueprints, and her daughter jamie, caroline MacAfee, the New York Times bestselling novel from Barbara Delinsky, is the story of two strong women, a skilled carpenter, a talented architect. The day after her 56th birthday, caroline is told the network wants Jamie to replace her as the host on Gut It!, their family-based home construction TV show.
Blueprints: A Novel - For jamie, life changes overnight when, soon after learning of the host shift, her father and his new wife die in a car accident that orphans their two-year-old son. When her ex-husband dies, she is thrust into the role of caregiver to his aging father. While loyalties shift, decisions hover, and new relationships tempt, their challenge comes not only in remaking themselves, but in rebuilding their relationship with each other.
And then there's dean, a long-time friend, whose efforts to seduce her awaken desires that have been dormant for so long that she feels foreign to herself. Who am i? both women ask, as the blueprints they've built their lives around suddenly need revising. The resulting rift couldn't come at a worse time.
The Passions of Chelsea KaneWilliam Morrow - An enthralling and unforgettable story of a woman’s search for her past, The Passions of Chelsea Kane is a beloved classic from New York Times bestselling author Barbara DelinskyAfter the death of her beloved adoptive mother, thirty-six-year-old Chelsea Kane is consumed by the need to learn the truth about her birth parents.
Buoyed by love and resolution, Chelsea slowly begins to uncover the dark mystery of her past. But as she inches closer to the truth, she realizes that someone is trying to stop her, and will go to any lengths to prevent her from finding answers. The danger escalates until one terrifying night when all secrets are laid bare.
The Passions of Chelsea Kane - Full of danger, and love, intrigue, the Passions of Chelsea Kane is a riveting and heartfelt story that can only be told by master storyteller Barbara Delinsky. Taking a break from her successful architecture career, she arrives in the New Hampshire town where she was born, determined to find answers, her only clue a tarnished silver key that was bequeathed to her after her mother’s passing.
One of her first discoveries, however, is something quite unexpected: the irresistible Judd Street.
The Woman Next DoorSimon & Schuster - In each case this close scrutiny reveals a weakness, and for each wife the situation becomes the kind of crisis that forces her to make a decision, one that will result in either the strengthening or the dissolution of her marriage. Filled with suspense, and the kind of insights into the minds and hearts of her characters that have won Barbara Delinsky a huge and loyal following, The Woman Next Door is an ingenious portrait of suspicion and deception, surprises, faith and love.
On a charming cul-de-sac in suburban connecticut, younger neighbor, widowed a year ago and presumably still unattached, three close-knit couples find their long-cherished harmony undone when a lovely, becomes pregnant. In the woman next door, a story of trust, jealousy, New York Times bestselling novelist Barbara Delinsky delivers her most engaging novel to date, and the struggle to keep love alive.
The Woman Next Door - Who is the father? could it be one of the husbands? One by one, the couples turn inward, taking stock of their marriages and of the loyalties that perhaps have been taken too much for granted.