By Danielle Steel
In her 57th bestselling novel, Danielle metal brilliantly chronicles the roller-coaster trip of relationship the second one time around—and tells an enthralling tale of the surprises one lady encounters whilst she’s thrust into the terrifying, exhilarating global of the Dating Game.
Paris Armstrong by no means observed it coming. With grown childrens and a stunning domestic in Connecticut, Paris was once pleased with her marriage, her kin, her existence. So whilst her husband of twenty-four years stated they had to speak, Paris couldn’ t think what he used to be approximately to say.
“I need a divorce,” Peter tells her. similar to that, the husband she loved had dumped her for a more youthful lady. And similar to that, Peter and his thirty-one-year-old lover had made their plans for his or her destiny, leaving Paris to choose up the items of a shattered lifestyles. inside days, Peter used to be long gone. And Paris used to be left to determine how she meant to get throughout the subsequent day, not to mention the remainder of her life.
the duty couldn't were extra painful. First got here the tears. Then the excruciating makes an attempt via well-meaning buddies to “fix her up” with males who paled compared to Peter. Worse but, she nonetheless enjoyed him. eventually, Paris learned she used to be in a struggle for her very survival. Drastic measures have been known as for. Even her curb agreed. It was once time to move—as distant as attainable, simply after Peter remarried. Paris had by no means felt, or been, extra alone.
announcing goodbye to the area she knew and enjoyed, Paris heads west, to San Francisco, and discovers being unmarried in an international filled with males who have been too younger, too outdated, too married, or too solid to be real. For Paris, the record appeared endless...the fascinating commitment-phobe...the drunken Neanderthal...the younger Frenchman—so adorably attractive she nearly forgot approximately his age, and did, for it slow. together with her relationship song list veering among disappointing and disastrous, and her daughter now engaged to a guy Paris’s age, Paris ultimately involves the belief that romance isn't in her destiny. That’s while her small circle of offbeat, loving associates turns into extra very important than ever prior to. And a selection Paris makes just for herself alterations her existence once again. the key, she discovers eventually, is find the presents in life’s unforeseen twists and turns, and turning depression into freedom and loss into joy.
In a poignant, wickedly humorous novel approximately getting dumped and getting over it, approximately tackling lifestyles with either braveness and laughter, Danielle metal explores what it skill to begin over, even if you sought after to or now not, and discovering whatever greater than you had ahead of.