The Gift Author:Danielle Steel The time is the 1950s, when life was simpler, people still believed in dreams, and family was very nearly, everything. The place is a small midwestern town whith a high school and a downtown skating pond and a movie house. And on a tree lined street in the heartland of America, an extraordinart set of events begins to unfold. And gradually, what... more » seems serendipitous is tinged wiht purpose. A happy home is shattered by a childs senseless death. A loving marriage starts to unravel. And a stranger arrives - a young woman who will touch many lives before she moves on. She and a young man willmeet and fall in love. Their love, so innocent and full of hope, helps to restore a familys dreams. And all of their lives will be changed forever by the precious gift she leaves them.
The Gift, Damielle Steels 33rd bestselling work, is a magical story told with stunning simplicity and power. It reveals a relationship so moving it will take your breath away. And it tells a haunting and beautiful truth about the unpredictability - and wonder - of life.