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Daddy by Danielle Steel

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A heart wrenching tale of families torn apart by abandonment and death. True tear-jerk stuff as always from Danielle Steel.

A "Piece of Passion" from the publisher...

‘Poignant and moving, this classic novel shows why Danielle Steel is one of the world's favourite authors' Cat Cobain, Editorial Director at Transworld

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Daddy by Danielle Steel

To the outside world, Sarah and Oliver Watson had the perfect marriage. Happy and successful, with three beautiful children, they seemed to have it all. But under the surface, Sarah felt lost, empty and inadequate. And one Christmas, after eighteen years of marriage, she walked out.

Left alone, Oliver struggles to cope with raising his three children. Seventeen-year-old Benjamin rebels with disastrous consequences, while fifteen-year-old Melissa angrily turns against her father, and nine-year-old Sam, the ‘baby’, is too shaken to deal with his mother’s abandonment.

And then tragedy strikes once more when Oliver’s mother dies in an untimely accident and three generations of the Watson family find that they must pull together to cope, and maybe one day move on and love again . . .

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'Steel goes straight for fundamentals of human nature…she has her finger on the button when it comes to modern emotions' - Daily Mail

'For drama that tugs at the heartstrings, try Danielle Steel' - Today

About the Author

Danielle Steel

Danielle Steel has been hailed as one of the world’s most popular authors, with over 600 million copies of her novels sold. Her many international bestsellers include Second Chance, Ransom, Safe Harbour, Johnny Angel, Dating Game, Answered Prayers, Sunset in St. Tropez, and other highly acclaimed novels. She is also the author of His Bright Light, the story of her son Nick Traina’s life and death.

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1st January 1991


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Corgi Books an imprint of Transworld Publishers Ltd


384 pages


Family Drama
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)



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