Leap of Faith

Leap of Faith

Danielle Steel

In her fifty-second bestselling novel, Danielle metal weaves a compelling tale of the facility of lies, the misuse of trust--and of 1 woman's overcome a devastating betrayal.

Marie-Ange Hawkins has the type of early life that almost all humans dream of. Freedom, love, safety in a stunning outdated French château. but if Marie-Ange is simply 11, a sad twist of fate marks the tip of her idyllic lifestyles.

Orphaned and by myself, she is distributed to the United States, to dwell along with her great-aunt on a farm in Iowa. Bitterly resented via the outdated lady, bring to a halt from every little thing she has recognized and enjoyed, Marie-Ange is pressured to paintings tirelessly at the farm, dreaming basically of the day she will be able to go back to her loved Château de Marmouton.

In Marie-Ange's remoted life, in simple terms the friendship of an area boy, Billy Parker, deals convenience and wish. yet her purely want is to achieve an education--and break out. Then, simply after her twenty-first birthday, an unforeseen customer brings startling information and a unprecedented present: the liberty to come to France, to Château de Marmouton.

When she arrives in France, Marie-Ange learns that the château's new proprietor is Comte Bernard de Beauchamp, a speeding younger widower who invitations her into his domestic, then into his middle. yet their magical lifestyles jointly, which quickly contains marriage, young children, and extravagant houses, slowly takes an ominous flip. A mysterious lady tells Marie-Ange a stunning tale, a narrative so chilling she does not are looking to think it.

Not even her expensive buddy Billy might help her now. he's millions of miles away. and because the darkness gathers round her, Marie-Ange needs to locate the religion and braveness to take one, final determined step to avoid wasting her household and herself.

Danielle Steel's robust novel is ready being pulled right into a position the place not anything is what it kind of feels. it really is approximately being seduced and lied to and circled, and eager to think the lies--until the instant comes, in a single blinding rapid, while survival and salvation rely on a last Leap of Faith: the one route to freedom, and existence.

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