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The Dream Unfolds

By Barbara Delinsky

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Available for the first time in ebook, Barbara Delinsky's beloved Crosslyn Rise series, The Dream, The Dream Unfolds, and The Dream Comes True, consists of three sets of love stories. While there's no texting and no Google, there is great conflict. And great sex.

Available for the first time in ebook, Barbara Delinsky's beloved Crosslyn Rise series, The Dream, The Dream Unfolds, and The Dream Comes True, consists of three sets of love stories. While there's no texting and no Google, there is great conflict. And great sex.

Sometimes building a home can become a labor of love . . .

As The Dream Unfolds, the building begins. As part of the consortium, Gideon Lowe has invested every last nickel to help save Crosslyn Rise. He knows how to keep his projects on time and on budget and his crew focused - until Christine Gillette shows up.

Christine is the project's interior designer. Independent and self-contained, she finds Gideon intimidating to the extreme. Talk about focus? He homes in on her and doesn't let up. But Christine has responsibilities, fears and a secret that will take readers by surprise.

For fans of Diane Chamberlain, Jill Shalvis and Marie Force, The Dream Unfolds is a love story between two people who thought they had everything they wanted . . . until they start to need each other

Biographical Notes

Barbara Delinsky lives in Needham, Massachusetts. With thirty million copies of her novels in print, in twenty-five different languages, Delinsky is one of the world's most beloved and revered storytellers.

A lifelong New Englander, she uses the area as settings in most of her stories. In her spare time, Barbara enjoys kayaking, aerobics, and needlepoint; in addition to spending time with family and friends. She is also a breast cancer survivor, and strives to be a positive role model for other women facing the disease.

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  • ISBN: 9780349405070
  • Publication date: 03 Jul 2014
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  • Imprint: Piatkus
Delinsky reminds us that we sometimes need to revisit the past to embrace the future — Diane Chamberlain, Diane Chamberlain
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