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To Be the Best by Barbara Taylor Bradford

To Be the Best (1988)

by Barbara Taylor Bradford

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  rustyoldboat | May 28, 2011 |
I liked this book least of all. I didn't enjoy the Jonathan Ainsley and Sarah Lowther component at all. ( )
  silva_44 | Oct 28, 2009 |
Excewllent--I adore this entire series ( )
  Nancy-Jean | Nov 3, 2007 |
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Ala je bij mij wilt werken, moet je de beste zijn. En als je de beste wilt zijn, moet je karakter hebben. Emma Harte in De macht van een vrouw
Noem niemand je vijand, maar bemin nooit een onbekende. STELLA BENSON
Vergeet de herbergzaamheid niet, want daardoor hebben sommigen, zonder het te weten, engelen geherbergd. HEBREEËN 13:2
Mijn ware beminde bezit mijn hart, en ik het zijne, eerlijk is het ene voor het andere verruild; ik schat het zijne hoog, hij kan niet zonder het mijne, stellig, om deze ruil wordt nooit gehuild. SIR PHILIP SIDNEY
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0312935617, Mass Market Paperback)

New York Times bestselling author Barbara Taylor Bradford has captivated millions of readers with her sweeping saga of power, wealth, and family secrets. Now the legacy of matriarch Emma Harte lives in one woman’s inspiring challenge to be the best…

Paula McGill O’Neill learned the lessons of success from the master—merchant princess Emma Harte, her grandmother, her teacher, her idol. Left to Paula, the legacy of Emma’s international empire still thrives as the strong-willed heiress wields control with hard-earned compassion—and well-earned suspicion of every secret threat.

Blessed grandchild, super-wife, and loving mother, Paula has one desire—to keep her grandmother’s visionary dream alive, and through sacrifice and ambition carve out an empire of her own. But every move has been shadowed by two families whose fortunes are intertwined with hers—and by an unscrupulous blood enemy moving in for the kill…

Once banished from the family fold, Paula’s cousin Jonathan has emerged from the darkness to wrest control of everything he wants—and destroy all that Paula has fought for. Now, sweeping across the world, and testing her most intimate fears and emotions, Paula’s struggle to safeguard her happiness and her family’s future becomes her ultimate challenge.

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Paula O'Neill has taken over her grandmother Emma Harte's elegant chain of department stores. Her ambition begins to override all other considerations when an opportunity to expand occurs.

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