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Publisher's Summary

From the internationally best-selling author of A Woman of Substance.

The story of two brilliant women and the men to whom they ransomed their hearts.

With her beauty, talent and allure, Katherine Tempest has the world at her feet. Her rise from unknown actress to Hollywood legend is one marked by dazzling performances and a carefully concealed yet undeniably ruthless determination to succeed.

But Katherine irrevocably changes the lives of her closest friends: two men who love her and the woman who trusts her implicitly. She never looks back until she needs the one thing they alone can give her - forgiveness.

©2010 Barbara Taylor Bradford (P)2017 HarperCollins Publishers Limited

Critic Reviews

Praise for Barbara Taylor Bradford:
"Queen of the genre." (The Sunday Times)
"Few novelists are as consummate as Barbara Taylor Bradford at keeping the reader turning the page. She is one of the world's best at spinning yarns." (The Guardian)
"As romantic and thrilling as the rest." (Independent on Sunday)
"Another great yarn from the ultimate storyteller." (The Sun)
"It really keeps you turning the pages, wondering just why it is that two beautiful and successful women who were once great friends are now sworn enemies." (Daily Express)

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Voice of the heart

This was a truly good story. Narration was great. A very good book and look forward to reading more.

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  • Mrs A McCracken
  • 07-21-17

Very disappointed with nararrator

I really enjoy Johanna Lyndsay books normally as it's very easy listening. However the person reading this book was very disappointing. The tone and lack of difference in the various characters was shocking. Compared to previous lyndsay books it was dire.

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  • Caroline
  • 10-12-17

Amazing!

Loved this book, didn't want it to end. Well narrated too. Definitely recommend to anyone who enjoys family sagas.

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  • Cec
  • 08-17-17

this book title was a surprise, highly enjoyable

I have listen and red a lot of Barbara Taylor Bradford books. this one was a surprise and there was not sure about it, or whither I would like it. well I liked it enough I listen to it 3 times. it can maybe hard to follow but stick with it it's worth it if not a bit sad at time . audible recommended it. I love the people do they use to read the stories to you it's like having a book read out to you when you were a child.