When her life is turned upside down, one woman finds the strength to start again in Fall from Grace, an inspiring novel from the world's favourite storyteller.
Sydney Wells' charmed life vanishes when her devoted husband dies suddenly. Widowed at forty-nine, she discovers that he has failed to include her in his will. With her vicious step-daughters in control of his estate, and no money, Sydney is removed from her beautiful home of sixteen years. Despite warnings from her own daughters, Sydney returns to the world of fashion where she'd worked years before as a talented young designer. But danger lurks in the choices she innocently makes.
Naïve and alone in a dishonest industry, she's exploited by her boss and finds herself faced with criminal prosecution.
Humiliated, publicly shamed, destitute - Sydney hits rock bottom. There are two choices: give up or start over. Sydney realizes she must take life by the horns if she's to revive her career and forge a new life she can be proud of.
Danielle Steel has been hailed as one of the world's most popular authors, with nearly a billion copies of her novels sold. Her recent many international bestsellers include Dangerous Games, Against All Odds and The Duchess, The Mistress and Dangerous Games. She is also the author of His Bright Light, the story of her son Nick Traina's life and death; A Gift of Hope, a memoir of her work with the homeless; and the children's books Pretty Minnie in Paris and Pretty Minnie in Hollywood. Danielle divides her time between Paris and her home in northern California.