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Macmillan, Oct 15, 1996 - Fiction - 388 pages
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Today Joanna has the life she'd always dreamed of...

Joanna Jones, the successful host of Fabulous Homes, a New York based TV show, seems to have it all. Blessed with great looks, she has a successful lover and a job that gives her fame and money, while allowing her to indulge her passion for beautiful homes.

Tomorrow she might lose it all...

Suddenly and shockingly, Joanna will discover what she doesn't have: a committed relationship she can depend on. Now she faces a stunning discovery alone and makes the tuogh decision to leave her glittering life for an old Nantucket house on the ocean, new friends, and unexpected enemies. The choices ahead will test her courage; the surprising twists of fate will challenge her faith as she faces a day of ashes, a time of sorrow, and one extraordinary new chance for love, happiness, and...


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User Review  - moonshineandrosefire - LibraryThing

Joanna Jones seems to have it all. As the successful host of a New York based television show - Fabulous Homes - Joanna is blessed with great looks. She has a wonderful lover and a job that gives her ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Thayer always writes compellingly about women's lives, but sometimes the stories feel close to the bone while, other times, they're as dazzling but weightless as soap bubbles. Here, in her tenth novel ... Read full review

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About the author (1996)

The engrossing writing talent of Nancy Thayer, author of Family Secrets and Three Women of the Water's Edge, captures what contemporary life feels like for American women--and reflects in irresistable stories their fears, choices and dreams.

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