I research all my books meticulously, with the invaluable help of my researcher, who has worked with me since I began my career.All of the historical books are thoroughly researched. And one day she sees a photograph of the British Queen, and realizes what her father was really saying.
I've always felt that it is such a special world and culture, rich in history and traditions, that one had to be from the South to write about it.
But by writing about a woman from New York, who winds up there by marriage, and later returns to it by force of circumstance, I was able to explore the story and the culture and do it justice. I fell in love with the characters in the book, and I really hope you will too.
These are the contents of a safe-deposit box long abandoned in a New York City bank.
If no heir can be identified, the jewelry will be auctioned.
There are some very special people in this book, and I think it is a rich, interesting story.
I learned a lot by writing it, and hope you will by reading it too. If youd like to know more about this book, and my other work, published by Random House/Delacorte Press, please see my publishers web site for me at Juliette Dubois, a dedicated ER doctor, fights to save lives when the generators at her hospital fail. And then the real challenge begins, as the survivors face their futures, with damage to repair and scars to heal.NYU students Peter Holbrook and Ben Weiss, living in a shabby downtown walkup, are excited by the adventure of the approaching hurricane, refuse to evacuate, and settle in with junk food and beer until their building threatens to collapse. Keenly observed and brilliantly told, this is an unforgettable story that proves that while life can change in an instant, even the darkest storm can bring forth courage, resilience, unexpected joy, and new life.Justin is a struggling writer who pushes for children with his partner before they’re financially or emotionally ready.Will the strain on the relationship take too high a toll?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.