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Title:
Annie's rainbow
Author:
Michaels, Fern.
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Publication Information:
New York : Kensington Pub., [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
381 pages ; 18 cm.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780821761731
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Stumbling upon a bag filled with a half million dollars in cash on her graduation day, Annie Daisy Clark decides to use the money to secure her future, voying to pay back every penny, but a ten-year college reunion embroils her with a decade-old robbery and an enraged thief out to reclaim his loot.


Author Notes

Fern Michaels is the pseudonym for Mary Ruth Kuczkir. She was born on April 9, 1933, and grew up in Hasting, Pennsylvania.

Michaels is an American author of romance and thriller novels, including at least 90 bestselling books with more than 150 million copies in print. Her USA Today and New York Times bestselling books include Family Blessings, Pretty Woman, Crown Jewel, Take Down and About Face. She writes the Texas quartet, the Captive series, and The Sisterhood series.

(Bowker Author Biography) Fern Michaels has been writing novels for twenty-five years. She has written sixty-seven books, many of which have been "New York Times" bestsellers. She lives in South Carolina.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Reviews 2

Publisher's Weekly Review

Poor girl Annie Daisy Clark finds a bag containing half a million dollars. Even though she knows the money comes from a bank heist, she decides to use it, launching a successful coffee-shop franchise and getting her mother, who suffers from Alzheimer's, out of a bad nursing home. Annie becomes a savvy, hard-driving businesswoman, all the while seeking a little romance. When the man who first catches her eyeÄa handsome Hawaiian coffee growerÄturns out to think that woman should happily take second place to men, she turns her attentions to a widowed ex-FBI man. But Annie has other things to worry about now: an insurance agent is obsessed with tracking down the missing cash, and the bank robber blames her for his long jail term. Annie is tough, and sometimes tough to like: she enjoys throwing around her power and wealth, but she is kind to those who maintain their loyalty to her. In the end, Michaels's latest (after Celebration) turns out to be a disappointing read in which secondary characters are for the most part one-dimensional. Annie wrestles with her conscience for too long, taking 15 years to return the stolen money, after both the romance and the suspense have long ceased to thrill. (Apr.) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved


Library Journal Review

After finding a bag of money, Anna Clark builds a business empire, which is threatened after the owners of the money come looking for it. Farfetched, but Michaels's numerous fans will enjoy it. Order Severn House books at a discount at 800-830-3044. (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.


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