By Danielle Steel

In her fifty-fourth bestselling novel, Danielle metal weaves a compelling tale of status and friendship, charmed lives and personal struggles...and of 3 very assorted males whose lives converge and collide at The Cottage.

On a sunny day in Hollywood, a sparkling Rolls-Royce convertible pulls during the gates of the awesome property often called The Cottage. Modeled after the “cottages” of Newport, Rhode Island, the spacious, based estate, sitting on fourteen acres of lush Bel Air, matches its proprietor to a T. For the guy in the back of the wheel of the Rolls is Hollywood’s ageless ask yourself, Cooper Winslow. a celebrity of the silver reveal for many years, a guy whose attract to ladies is the stuff of legend, Coop exudes grace, allure, and outdated variety. yet this present day Coop Winslow is in for an immense shock. He’s broke. And without significant roles coming his approach, Coop is confronted with the heartbreaking prospect of marketing his liked domestic of 40 years, or a minimum of renting out the gatehouse and a part of the most apartment. a tremendous blow to Coop, whose debonair perspective permits him to flee fact a lot of the time.

His new tenants, Mark Friedman and Jimmy O’Connor, are busy dealing with difficulties in their personal. Mark’s spouse of 16 years simply walked out, and Jimmy lately misplaced his personal spouse to a devastating affliction. yet every thing adjustments whilst Mark’s teenage son and daughter circulation in. abruptly, The Cottage is reworked, with song blasting from each nook, little ones on skateboards crashing into classic autos, and a endless parade of younger starlets streaming out and in to go to Coop.

But amid the entire noise and the chaos, anything unforeseen is occurring. 3 males who by no means could have met have gotten friends...and every one guy reveals himself altering in unbelievable methods, Coop so much of all. simply because underneath the dazzle and flash, the impeccably adapted matches and the sheer bravado, is a guy attempting to preserve keep watch over of his conscientiously ordered world–a international that's turning into an increasing number of unpredictable with each one passing day.

First, a tabloid scandal erupts, threatening Coop’s budding romance with a filthy rich debutante. . .A stranger methods Coop with attractive news....A devastating coincidence virtually claims the lifetime of one of many housemates....And in the middle of all of it, The Cottage welcomes a brand new houseguest with a mystery of her personal, who will switch Coop’s lifestyles in unforeseen methods. simply because one of the those that proportion his cottage and his lifestyles, Coop Winslow–loner, bachelor, motion picture star–may locate the rarest of all possibilities: an opportunity to construct a happiness he may by no means have dreamed of on his personal, and to turn into the type of person he hasn't ever been.

Against a glittering backdrop of big name and glamour, Danielle metal digs deeper to inform a narrative of friendship and love, tragedy and moment chances...of the alternatives and unforeseen turns of destiny which can form characters and lives.

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