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The Resource Against all odds : a novel, Danielle Steel

Against all odds : a novel, Danielle Steel

Label
Against all odds : a novel
Title
Against all odds
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Danielle Steel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Taking chances is part of life, but when you bet your future against the odds, its a high-risk game. Kate Madisons stylish resale shop has been a big SoHo success, supporting her and her four kids since her husbands untimely death. Now they are grown and ready to forge lives of their own. And they all choose to play against the odds, to their mothers dismay.Isabelle, a dedicated attorney, is in line to make partner at her Wall Street firm when she falls for a client she represents in a criminal case. She tells herself she can make a life with himbut can she? Julie, a young designer, meets a man who seems too good to be true and falls under his spell. She marries him quickly, gives up her job, and moves to Los Angeles to be at his sidebut is all what it seems? Justin is a struggling writer who pushes for children with his partner before theyre financially or emotionally ready. Will the strain on the relationship take too high a toll? And Willie, the youngest, a tech expert, makes a choice that shocks them all, with a woman twelve years older.Kateloving, supportive, and outspokencant keep her children from playing against the odds. Can the odds be beaten? Not oftenas her children have to learn for themselves. For Kate, the hardest lesson will be that she cant protect the children she loves from the choices they makebut can only love them as they make them
Summary
A Soho widow struggles with her grown children's plans to gamble their futures in their determination to pursue their hearts, from her attorney daughter's illicit romance with a client to her struggling writer's son's decision to have children before he can afford to support them
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10556767
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Against all odds : a novel, Danielle Steel
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
956480069
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9781101883914
Lccn
2016038271
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)956480069
Label
Against all odds : a novel, Danielle Steel
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
956480069
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9781101883914
Lccn
2016038271
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)956480069

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