By Danielle Steel
#1 NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER
In Northern California winning CEOs are either essential to their starting to be businesses’ futures. either are wonderful on the energy online game. however the distinction among them is massive. One is a guy, the opposite a lady. during this riveting novel, Danielle metal explores what that suggests as she takes readers into the rarefied international of these on the top of foreign company and divulges the irrevocable offerings they make, what drives them, and the way others understand them. The heady drug of energy affects every little thing they do.
even if Harvard-educated Fiona Carson has confirmed herself lower than fireplace as CEO of nationwide expertise development, a multibillion-dollar high-tech corporation established in Palo Alto, California, she nonetheless has to satisfy the demanding situations of her global on a daily basis. committed unmarried mom, world-class strategist, and hard negotiator, Fiona weighs each circulate she makes, and reserves any own time for her childrens. Isolation and incessant strain are givens for her as a girl in a man’s world.
Miles away in Marin County, Marshall Weston basks within the culmination of his achievements. At his facet is his spouse, Liz, the correct company wife, who has gladly sacrificed her personal legislation profession to elevate their 3 kids and help Marshall at each step. tender, intelligent, and irreproachable, Marshall is a version leader government, and the ability he wields in simple terms complements his air of secrecy and is his drug of selection. And to keep up his place, he harbors secrets and techniques which may break his lifestyles at any second. His international is one among excessive risks.
Like many ladies in her place, Fiona has sacrificed her own lifestyles for her profession, whereas Marshall dances dangerously with reference to the sting and flirts with scandal each day. either needs to face their very own demons, and struggle off those who find themselves jealous in their good fortune. Their lives as CEOs of significant businesses come at a excessive rate. And simply how excessive a cost are they keen to pay? who're they prepared to sacrifice to stick on best? these they love, or themselves?
Danielle Steel’s gripping, emotionally layered novel explores the seductive and destructive nature of strength. luck and greed, belief and deception, love and loss—all come to a head during this compelling drama of family members, careers, infidelity, and the sacrifices a few humans make to carry directly to strength . . . or to allow it go.
Praise for Power Play
“In height shape, metal examines the consequences of strength at the lives of female and male CEOs during this insightful, all-too sensible novel . . . to dramatize simply how otherwise women and men deal with company strength and private responsibility.”—Booklist
“Connecting strong CEOs via their children’s romantic involvement, the writer makes use of her signature low-key . . . sort to envision own morality. . . . beautiful fare from Steel.”—Kirkus Reviews
From the Hardcover edition.