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Winners

A Novel

By Danielle author Steel

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Even the most perfect lives can be shattered in an instant. In this moving, emotionally charged novel, Danielle Steel introduces readers to an unforgettable cast of characters striving to overcome tragedy and discover the inner resources and resilience to win at life—once again.
 
WINNERS
 
Lily Thomas is an aspiring ski champion training for the Olympics, a young woman with her heart set on winning the gold. But in one moment, Lily’s future is changed forever, her hopes for the Olympics swept away in a tragic accident.
 
Dr. Jessie Matthews, the neurosurgeon who operates on her that night, endures a tragedy of her own, and instantly becomes the sole support of her four young children, while her own future hangs in the balance.
 
Bill, Lily’s father, has pinned all his hopes on his only daughter, his dreams now shattered.
 
Other lives will entwine themselves with theirs: Joe, a financial manager, faces a ruined career at the hand of a dishonest partner. Carole, a psychologist at Mass General, is a breast cancer survivor, her body and heart scarred by what she’s been through. Teddy, with a spinal cord injury worse than Lily’s, dreams of college and becoming an artist.
 
From the ashes of their lives, six people fight to alter the course of destiny and refuse to be defeated. When Bill builds a remarkable rehab facility for his daughter, countless lives are forever altered, and each becomes a winner.
 
Winners is about refusing to be beaten, no matter how insurmountable the challenge. And when Lily gets on skis again and enters the Paralympics, the battle to brave life again is won.
 
Winners is about more than surviving, it is about courage, victory, and triumph. When all appears to be lost, the battle has just begun.

BONUS: This edition includes an excerpt from Danielle Steel's Pegasus.

Praise for Winners
 
“Steel skillfully weaves the strands of the Matthews and Thomas families together in a layered story. . . . Together, they discover friendship, loyalty, and new dreams.”Publishers Weekly
 
“[Winners] will leave readers crying and cheering.”Booklist

Format: Ebook
Author: Steel, Danielle author
Summary: Paralyzed by a tragic chairlift accident, seventeen-year-old competitive skier Lily struggles with the loss of her Olympic dreams before meeting a young man, Teddy, who has overcome his own devastating injuries to pursue an enriching life.
Title: Winners : a novel / Danielle Steel.
Subject: Life change events -- Fiction Accident victims -- Fiction Skiers -- Fiction. Neurosurgeons -- Fiction. Teenage girls -- Fiction Self-actualization (Psychology) -- Fiction Fathers and daughters -- Fiction Family Saga Contemporary.
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Format: Ebook
Author: Steel, Danielle author.
Summary: Paralyzed by a tragic chairlift accident, seventeen-year-old competitive skier Lily struggles with the loss of her Olympic dreams before meeting a young man, Teddy, who has overcome his own devastating injuries to pursue an enriching life.
Title: Winners : a novel / Danielle Steel.
Edition: First edition.
Description: 1 online resource.
Subjects: Life change events -- Fiction
Subjects: Accident victims -- Fiction
Subjects: Skiers -- Fiction.
Subjects: Neurosurgeons -- Fiction.
Subjects: Teenage girls -- Fiction
Subjects: Self-actualization (Psychology) -- Fiction
Subjects: Fathers and daughters -- Fiction
Subjects: Family Saga
Subjects: Contemporary.
Genre: Electronic books.
Notes: Description based on print version record.
Web Site: 3M Cloud Library http://ebook.3m.com/library/RichlandLibrary-document_id-dqepf89 Click here to check out and download.
Web Site: 3M Cloud Library http://ebook.3m.com/library/RichlandLibrary-document_id-dqepf89 Click here to check out and download.
ISBN: 9780345539687 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 0345539680 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 9780385343220
ISBN: 0385343221
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Call Number: PS3569.T33828