Turning Point

Turning Point Turning Point is a highly charged gripping novel from the world s favourite storyteller about how suddenly life can change for all of us and that we might find what we re looking for in

  • Title: Turning Point
  • Author: Danielle Steel
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 188
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Turning Point is a highly charged, gripping novel from the world s favourite storyteller about how suddenly life can change for all of us, and that we might find what we re looking for in the most unlikely of places

    In Danielle Steel s powerful novel, four San Francisco trauma doctors the best and brightest in their field confront exciting and exacting new ch

    Turning Point is a highly charged, gripping novel from the world s favourite storyteller about how suddenly life can change for all of us, and that we might find what we re looking for in the most unlikely of places

    In Danielle Steel s powerful novel, four San Francisco trauma doctors the best and brightest in their field confront exciting and exacting new challenges, both personally and professionally, when given a rare opportunity

    Bill Browning heads the trauma unit at San Francisco s busiest emergency room With his ex wife and daughters in London, he immerses himself in his work and lives for the little time he can spend with his children A rising star at her teaching hospital, Stephanie Lawrence has two young sons, a frustrated stay at home husband, and not enough time for any of them Harvard educated Wendy Jones is a dedicated trauma doctor, trapped in a dead end relationship with a married cardiac surgeon And Tom Wylie s popularity with women rivals the superb medical skills he employs at his medical centre, but he refuses to let anyone get too close, determined to remain unattached forever

    These exceptional doctors are chosen for an honour and a unique project to work with their counterparts in Paris in a mass casualty training programme As professionals they will gain invaluable knowledge, but as ordinary men and women they will find that the City of L

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    • Danielle Steel

      Since 1981, Ms Steel has been a permanent fixture on the New York Times hardcover and paperback bestseller lists In 1989, she was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records for having at least one of her books on the Times bestseller list for 381 consecutive weeks But Guinness was premature The fact is that one or of Ms Steel s novels have been on the New York Times bestseller list for Since 1981, Ms Steel has been a permanent fixture on the New York Times hardcover and paperback bestseller lists In 1989, she was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records for having at least one of her books on the Times bestseller list for 381 consecutive weeks But Guinness was premature The fact is that one or of Ms Steel s novels have been on the New York Times bestseller list for over 390 consecutive weeks Twenty one of Ms Steel s novels have been adapted for television, each earning high ratings and critical acclaim, including two Golden Globe nominations for JEWELS, a four hour mini series that starred Anthony Andrews In addition, Ms Steel is the author of the Max and Martha series of books for young readers They are ten illustrated storybooks written to comfort the young as they face problems, such as a new stepfather, new baby, new school, loss of a grandparent, and other crucial dilemmas in a child s life She has also written the Freddie books, four of them, about real life situations in children s lives, like a visit to the doctor and the first night away from home Ms Steel has also written nonfiction, HIS BRIGHT LIGHT, about the life and death of her son Nicholas Traina, released by Delacorte Press in September 1998 and immediately jumped to the New York Times Non Fiction bestseller list and Having a Baby She has also written a book of poetry entitled LOVE POEMS BY DANIELLE STEEL In 2002, Ms Steel was decorated by the French government as an Officier of the distinguished Order of Arts and Letters, for her lifetime contribution to world culture She was awarded the second highest rank of the Order Ms Steel also has a passionate interest in emerging contemporary artists She has had an art gallery for several years, and and continues to sponsor and organize free lance art shows and events to show the work of emerging and mid career artists She has a degree in design herself In addition to her writing, Ms Steel has varied philanthropic interests She founded and runs two foundations, one named in honor of her late son, The Nick Traina Foundation, which funds organizations involved in mental illness and child abuse The second was established to assist the homeless She has won numerous awards for her personal work with mentally ill adolescents and children Ms Steel maintains a passionate interest in the welfare and well being of children, particularly those in jeopardy She has raised nine children of her own And they continue to keep her busy, as she juggles writing and family Her family is her first priority, despite her many interests From an education in New York and Europe to a professional background in public relations and advertising, and teaching, Ms Steel moved on quickly to her literary career and has been hard at work writing ever since She wrote her first book at nineteen Often, she works on five books at a time researching one storyline, writing another, and editing the third Still, she often spends two to three years researching and developing a single project In the heat of a first draft, it is not uncommon for her to spend eighteen to twenty hours a day glued to her 1946 Olympia manual typewriter Family, children, and young people are the central focus of her life, and her passion, which frequently shows in her writing She deals with the themes that touch on the most pressing issues of real life, which makes her books universal, and touch so many people She is fascinated by the pressing life situations that affect us all, how people handle them and are often transformed as a result And her novels have explored subjects such as kidnapping, incest, mental illness, suicide, death, divorce, adoption, marriage, loss, cancer, war, among others She also frequently writes about historical themes, shedding new light on familiar historical events with meticulously accurate research Despite her varied interests and activities,

    229 thoughts on “Turning Point

    • Oh my, it s been years since I ve had the pleasure of picking up a title from Danielle Steel and when seeing Turning Point I knew I had to read it The story in this novel is definitely current as it deals with the violence in the world that we hear of all too often, shootings, bombings, terrorists attacks and those doctors that find themselves treating the wounded Turning Point follows four emergency room doctors from San Francisco that are at the top of their field Bill is divorced with his Oh [...]


    • 3 3.5 I feel like a lot of the characters Danielle Steel creates come off unsympathetic and hard to like For example, Stephanie is a very unlikable character However, I read her books because they are generally a good story that can be quickly enjoyed There is never much world building, and when you are a fantasy reader such as me, sometimes you just want a quick novel that is not a series nor involves complex characters or vast world building That being said this is a story about four prof 3 3. [...]


    • What can I say I ve been reading Danielle Steel books since FOREVER so when a new comes out, I must read it I enjoyed this latest book of hers 4 stars


    • Turning Point by Danielle Steel takes us to San Francisco, California Bill Browning is head of the trauma unit at San Francisco General Hospital Since his divorce, Bill has thrown himself into his work His ex wife, Athena lives in London with her new husband along with their two daughters Bill looks forward to his rare visits with his two girls Stephanie Lawrence is married to freelance writer, Andy who stays at home and takes care of their two boys Stephanie is a trauma doctor at UCSF whe Turni [...]


    • And whatever happened after that, destiny would decide It had turned out well for all of them so far Name Turning PointWritten By Danielle SteelPublished by Pan BooksPages 275Review When destiny and fate plays their game all we ordinary mortals can do is sit tight and pray that we don t fall off from this rollercoaster called life.Turning Point revolves around the lives of four American doctors who gets united by fate and becomes friends for life Bill Browning, the head of the trauma uni And wha [...]


    • A bit flat for Danielle Steel, in my opinion Not really interested in reading about emergency response systems in Paris and San Francisco, even if they are interspersed with a touch of romance Just an OK read 3 out of 10.


    • Mostly enjoyable With eight main characters and several secondary players who are vital to the story, this book has a lot going on I enjoyed learning about emergency procedures and the characters, the setting, and the situations are all very realistic and relevant I did feel the story was a bit lopsided with the bulk of it taking place in Paris and the remainder in the US even though the doctors time was an even split I found myself wondering how she could wind up this story in the la Mostly enj [...]


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