Heartbeat Author:Danielle Steel Bill Thigpen had his finger on the heartbeat of America as America as writer and producer of the No. 1 daytime drama, A Life Worth Living. But he was so busy watching his career soar that he never noticed his marriage collapse-until it was too late. Now, nine years later, living alone in Hollywood, life is still reasonably sweet. Top-of-the-c... more »hart ratings, good -natured casual affairs, and special vacations with his two young sons are all he wants out of live. His life is in perfect balance.
Adrian Townsend thought she had everything: a job she like as production assistant for a network TV news show...a handsome husband she loved, who was a rising start in his own field. Then 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 Townsend collided at midnight. And the very sigh of her suddenly made him want more in his life...a woman he really loved, a real family again. But did he need the heartache of another man's baby, another man's wife? Neither of them did. But they couldn't help themselves. Irrevocably drawn to each other, they love, they laugh, they struggle, they survive.« less