Hold The Dream Author:Barbara Taylor Bradford Barbara Taylor Bradford's A Woman of Substance-first published in 1979-has become a literary legend: a record-breaking international classic and a highly acclaimed television miniseries. Now for the millions who have come to know and treasure this dazzling tale of one woman's rise from poverty to power and wealth comes the sensational sequel, H... more »old The Dream. This spellbinding story describes Emma Harte's legacy and the men and women who fought ruthlessly to make it their own.
Ambition, sacrifice, brains and courage made Emma Harte one of the richest, most influential women in the world. For her granddaughter and heir, Paula McGill Fairley, Emma has left not only her vast financial empire but also her dream-the dream of power and prestige that Emma worked so long to fulfill, a dream as vibrant and vital as Emma's own spirit. And Paula, molded in the image of Emma, schooled in her principles, will come to be a symbol of today's woman as Emma was of an earlier generation.
Hold the Dream is more than a sequel, it is the continuing saga of Emma Harte, a compelling novel in its own right. Moving from the luxurious boardrooms and bedrooms of the wealthy and privileged to lush country estates and powerful centers of the international business world, form a coroner's court in Ireland to a ski resort in Chamonix, the novel is a stunning saga of ambition and greed, love- and its loss. Hold the Dream could only come from the rich storytelling talent of Barbara Taylor Bradford.« less