Angelby Barbara Taylor Bradford
All were orphans when they met in their teens in the late seventies, and they vowed to be a family. As they reunite at a film party in London, it is Rosalind Madigan, the angel of the title, who holds them together. An Academy Award-winning designer blessed with innate goodness, Rosie is troubled by commitments that leave her feeling estranged from herself and her friends: Gavin Ambrose, a Hollywood megastar, a brilliant actor/producer whose personal life is not as successful as it appears (Nell Jeffrey, head of an international public relations firm and Rosie's best friend, a glamorous woman having a secret love affair (and Kevin Madigan, Rosie's brother, an undercover cop in the NYPD Crime Intelligence Division who specializes in fighting organized crime, an assignment that threatens his life. Into their midst come a dashing French aristocrat and the world's most successful popular singer, two men who disrupt--and irrevocably transform--"the family."...
Told with the power that only Barbara Taylor Bradford can bring to the page, this stunning novel is about a group of friends--and also about individuals who, facing their own mortality, must reevaluate their lives and strengthen their commitments. Exciting and moving, it will fascinate you from beginning to end.
- Random House Publishing Group
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- 5.52(w) x 8.29(h) x 1.06(d)
Meet the Author
Born in in Leeds, England, Barbara Taylor Bradford published her first novel in 1979, A Woman of Substance, which went on to sell more than 30 million copies. Since then, she has written more than two dozen bestselling books, including Playing the Game, Breaking the Rules, and The Ravenscar Dynasty. In 2007, she was awarded an Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth for her contributions to literature. She lives in New York City.
- New York, New York
- Place of Birth:
- Yorkshire, England
- Christ Church Elementary School and Northcote Private School for Girls in Yorkshire, England
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I loved Ms. Bradford's Emma Harte series, so I looked forward to reading this book. I was sadly disappointed after reading it! There isn't much of a story, and when it finally does get interesting, it ends! Read Bradford's other novels-don't waste time on this one.