Random Winds Author:Belva Plain Random Winds is a powerful American saga about three generations of doctors in the proud Farrell family. First, there is Enoch, the dedicated country doctor who ignores the winds of change; then Martin, his son, a brilliant, charismatic neurosurgeon, whose enduring love for the woman he can never have almost brings his ruin; and Claire, his bea... more »utiful flamboyant daughter, who tries to turn her back on convention and finds the price too high.
From a quiet turn-of-the-century village in upstate New York to the elegant parties at the gracious Lamb House estate outside of London, from the bedsides of the rural poor to the frenetic emergency room of a major New York City hospital, from war-torn London to sleepy lovers' hideaways on the French Riviera. Random Winds sweeps the reader along in an absolutely unforgettable story of the trials and triumphs of a renowned neurosurgeon, of a dynamic family struggling to hold its center, and, most of all, of a love that no human force could suppress.
Belva Plain is the author of the internationally acclaimed best-seller Evergreen. Her short fiction has been published in major magazines for years. She is a mother and grandmother and the wife of a doctor and lives in New Jersey.« less