Zoya Author:Danielle Steel Danielle Steel, internationally renowned novelist and the most widely read author in America, once again proves her mastery as she creates an unforgettable panorama that embraces the compelling events of a century. — Here is the story of the October revolution and the infamous night of violence that ended the lavish life of the Romanov court fore... more »ver.
Here is the story of Paris under the shadow of the Great War, as emigres and fugitives struggled to survive as taxi drivers, seamstresses, ballet dancers...as poverty and war devastated all Europe, threatening their last safe haven and the world's freedom.
Here is the story of the Roaring Twenties in America...of fast cars, furs, flappers, and fabulous homes...of comfort and cafe society-a glittering world that would come crashing down wthout warning.
Here is the story of the Great Depression...of the bitter struggle to make do, to go on in the face of insuperable odds with only a single hope: survival.
Here is the story of World War II-the hope, the courage, the spirit-and the sacrifices-that won it.
This is the story of Zoya, for hers is the story of the century...a story that entwines the reader in the web of history and a vast tapestry of irrevocable events. From the revolution in Russia through the sixties and seventies in America...from St. Petersburg to Paris to New York in the eighties. Zoya is the incomparable story of our time as only Danielle Steel could tell it.« less