The bestselling, unforgettable epic family saga of drama, betrayal and revenge
Barbara Taylor Bradford was born and raised in Leeds, and worked as a journalist in London. Her first novel, A Woman of Substance, is one of the bestelling novels of all time and Barbara's books have sold more than 90 million copies worldwide. In 2007, Barbara was appointed an OBE by the Queen for her services to literature. Ten miniseries and television movies have been made of her books. She lives in New York City.
'An extravagant, absorbing novel of love,
courage, ambition, war, death and passion.'
New York Times
'A mighty saga. Little has been so riveting since Gone With the Wind' Evening News
'A long, satisfying novel of money, power, passion and
revenge, set against the sweep of 20th-century
Los Angeles Times
'Few novelists are as consummate as Barbara Taylor Bradford at keeping the reader turning the page. She is one of the world's best at spinning yarns' Guardian