Danielle Steel

in New York, New York, The United States
August 14, 1947




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 more 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

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7/6/20, Let’s Save America!!



Hi Everyone,

Okay, Guys (or girls), straight talk, from me to you. At the beginning of the pandemic, we were told in France NOT to wear a mask, it was ‘not necessary’ and masks were in short supply, and we were confined to home anyway. At the beginning, no one knew a lot about the virus, research was just beginning, and doctors and scientists have learned a lot since. Now we are told th

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Safe Harbour

4.06 avg rating — 19,895 ratings — published 2003 — 68 editions
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The Gift

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Fine Things

3.96 avg rating — 12,680 ratings — published 1987 — 55 editions
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The Promise

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The Ring

3.99 avg rating — 11,709 ratings — published 1980 — 48 editions
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Message from Nam

4.06 avg rating — 10,207 ratings — published 1990 — 40 editions
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Martha's New Daddy Max and the Baby-sitter Martha's Best Friend Max's Daddy Goes to the Hos... Max's New Baby Martha's New School Max Runs Away
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“Maybe some people just aren't meant to be in our lives forever. Maybe some people are just passing through. It's like some people just come through our lives to bring us something: a gift, a blessing, a lesson we need to learn. And that's why they're here. You'll have that gift forever.”
Danielle Steel, The Gift

“Life, a good life, a great life is about "Why not?" May we never forget it.”
Danielle Steel, Happy Birthday

“Things work out the way they're meant to”
Danielle Steel, No Greater Love


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