Prodigal Son: A Novel

Prodigal Son: A Novel

Danielle Steel


Twin boys develop up within the similar kinfolk, within the similar city. Dramatically assorted, they develop into sour enemies, while young ones. One reliable, one undesirable. One leaves his peaceable fatherland, but if all else fails, the prodigal son returns, two decades later. The reunion of brothers, candy and therapeutic in the beginning, exposes shattering revelations of excellent and evil. no 1 New York occasions bestselling writer Danielle metal tells a super, suspenseful tale of suspicion, betrayal, and a life-and-death fight for survival. Which dual is sweet and that's evil, because the tables flip back and again?
In a question of days, Peter McDowell loses every thing he has labored so challenging for—his wealth, his estate, his livelihood as a celebrity funding banker. after which it will get worse. The inventory industry crash not just plunges Peter into joblessness, it factors a rift in his marriage that he can't fix. Stripped of every little thing, he has just one position to retreat: a lakeside cottage he inherited from his mom and dad, who left such a lot in their modest property to Peter’s dual. with out different selection, the prodigal son is going domestic.
A cherished small-town surgeon, a faithful relations guy, and a pillar of his neighborhood, Michael McDowell serves others with no regard to private achieve. in simple terms Peter is aware how Michael manipulated their mom and dad while the lads have been younger, eventually using Peter away. at the start, he dreads seeing Michael back. yet, to his shock, their reunion is soft and actual. in simple terms later, as Peter mulls over his overdue mother’s journals, does the reality start to emerge, as attention and panic start to set in. who's his dual? Is the façade genuine, or does whatever terrifying lie underneath? mind's eye or a fact too terrifying to think?
In a race for time, Peter throws warning to the winds to discover the reality. What he discovers will swap their lives ceaselessly, the lives in their kids, and a whole town.
strong, poignant, and packed with complicated and layered characters, Prodigal Son is a riveting novel of secrets and techniques, salvation, and redemption from grasp storyteller Danielle Steel.

Praise for Prodigal Son
“Fraternal twins raised jointly [turn] out to be very assorted and intensely a lot in clash. One dual leaves domestic, but if this prodigal son returns, is he the evil dual, or is his brother? metal yourself.”Library Journal
“Readers can be ready for revelations of wickedness on an enormous scale.”Publishers Weekly

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