By Belva Plain
Dell Publishing Company, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780440226413, 432pp.
Publication Date: April 4, 2000
Robb MacDaniel was an idealistic young teacher engaged to his high school sweetheart--when a sudden windfall, tragically earned, offered him the opportunity to go to law school and pursue a brilliant career. But nothing in Robb MacDaniel's life could have prepared him for the price of a dream come true. A job in a prominent law firm. Marriage to the boss's daughter. A wonderful family. A splendid home. Then the offers he couldn't refuse. Great success, greater hunger, greatest shame...
In her riveting new novel, New York Times bestselling author Belva Plain creates a compelling portrait of a man who had everything--and of the women who loved him. With profound insight she explores the power of temptation, betrayal, and greed--and the redemptive gifts of love.
"An accomplished storyteller."
--The Washington Post
"Belva Plain is in a class by herself."
--The New York Times
"One of her most convincing tales of personal choice and human weakness."