Bill Thigpen, writer producer of the No.1 daytime TV drama was so
busy watching his career soar that he never noticed his marriage
collapse. Now, nine years later, living alone in Hollywood, even
without his wife and kids, his life and success are still reasonably
sweet. Top-of-the-chart ratings, good-natured casual affairs, and
special vacations with his two young sons. His life is in perfect
balance, he thinks.
Adrian Townshed thought she had everything: a job she liked as a TV
production assistant and a handsome husband who was a rising star in
his own field. In as enviable life they'd worked hard for—the American
Dream. Until she got pregnant. Suddenly all she had was chaos. And
Steven's ultimatum. Him or the baby. The question was: did he mean it?
Bill Thigpen and Adrian Townshed collided in a supermarket. And the
very sight of her suddenly makes him want more in his life.... a woman
he really loves, a real family again. But does he need the heartache of
another man's baby, another wife? Neither does. But they couldn't help
Danielle Steel touches the Heartbeat of two wonderful people
as their friendship deepens into love, as they meet the obstacles that
life presents with humor, humanity, and courage.
About The Author
Danielle Steel is one of the world's most
popular authors, with over 560 million copies of her novels sold. Her
many international bestsellers include Bungalow 2, Sisters, H.R.H.,
Coming Out, The House, Toxic Bachelors, and other highly acclaimed
novels. She is also the author of His Bright Light, the story
of her son Nick Traina's life and death.