Rushing Waters

Rushing Waters

A Novel

Book - 2016
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Hurricane Ophelia is bearing down on New York City, and in a matter of hours six people, along with their families and friends, will be caught up in the horrific flooding it unleashes. Ellen Wharton flew in from London to see her architect mother, but Grace Madison refuses to leave her apartment in the evacuation zone. British investment banker Charles Williams is looking for his daughters and ex-wife in SoHo. ER doctor Juliette Dubois fights to save lives when the generators at her hospital fail. NYU students Peter Holbrook and Ben Weiss are settled in with junk food and beer until their building threatens to collapse. And then the real challenges begin as the survivors face their futures.
"A 38-year-old American interior designer based in London and her independent-minded 74-year-old architect mother; a British investment banker in New York to see his ex-wife and young children; a resident ER doctor who experienced Hurricane Sandy when she was a medical student; two young men, 21-year-old NYU students; their friends; and others are thrust together when a major hurricane descends upon New York City and wreaks unimaginable chaos and devastation. Yet through the darkness, these characters form unlikely new friendships and together, manage to find hope and revitalization"--
"Everybody reads Danielle Steel! Now the #1 New York Times bestselling author returns with a powerful and dramatic novel that once again confirms her reputation as America's favorite storyteller"--
Published: New York, NY :, Delacorte Press,, [2016]
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9780345531094
0345531094
Branch Call Number: F STE
Characteristics: 319 pages ;,25 cm

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joyce7382
Mar 19, 2017

What great reading and a happy ending.

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KonstantinC
Feb 21, 2017

Easy read, simple story.... Was not much impressed.

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22950006105266
Jan 15, 2017

Enjoyed this book but then I always love Danielle Steel's stories.

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sunnye1988
Dec 14, 2016

Good book; captivating; typical romance novel. I was in two hurricanes, but couldn't find a man. Well...maybe better luck next time.

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Beverleigh
Oct 12, 2016

Predictable but an easy read.

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writermala
Sep 19, 2016

Danielle Steel's latest book is a perfect example of "what you know is what you get." As predictable as ever, "Rushing Waters" has more men than women so obviously some men are going to be nasty (Of course the women are really good,) and ultimately all the men pair up with all the women. Needless to say the Hurricane that blasted New York City was invaluable in this process.

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pktab
Sep 10, 2016

Another good Danielle Steel book. Always a quick read with gorgeous people of wealth. This time they were leveled with other people by a hurricane in New York City.

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