de los Santos, Marisa The Precious One

ISBN 13: 9780062390721

The Precious One

3.88 avg rating
( 6,219 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780062390721: The Precious One

From the New York Times bestselling author of Belong to Me, Love Walked In, and Falling Together comes a captivating novel about friendship, family, second chances, and the redemptive power of love.

In all her life, Eustacia “Taisy” Cleary has given her heart to only three men: her first love, Ben Ransom; her twin brother, Marcus; and Wilson Cleary—professor, inventor, philanderer, self-made millionaire, brilliant man, breathtaking jerk: her father.

Seventeen years ago, Wilson ditched his first family for Caroline, a beautiful young sculptor. In all that time, Taisy’s family has seen Wilson, Caroline, and their daughter, Willow, only once.

Why then, is Wilson calling Taisy now, inviting her for an extended visit, encouraging her to meet her pretty sister—a teenager who views her with jealousy, mistrust, and grudging admiration? Why, now, does Wilson want Taisy to help him write his memoir?

Told in alternating voices—Taisy’s strong, unsparing observations and Willow’s naive, heartbreakingly earnest yearnings—The Precious One is an unforgettable novel of family secrets, lost love, and dangerous obsession, a captivating tale with the deep characterization, piercing emotional resonance, and heartfelt insight that are the hallmarks of Marisa de los Santos’s beloved works.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Eustacia "Taisy" Cleary has loved only three men: her high school boyfriend, Ben; her twin brother, Marcus; and Wilson Cleary, her father. Seventeen years ago, Wilson ditched his first family for Caroline, an ethereal young sculptor. In all that time, Taisy has seen Wilson, Caro, and their daughter, Willow, only once. So why now, two weeks after suffering a catastrophic heart attack, is Wilson summoning Taisy to his house—in the town she thought she'd left behind forever?

Taisy discovers that going home won't be easy. Wilson is as chilly and imperious as ever. And then there is Ben. Taisy hopes for a reconnection, even as she fears that time and the fallout from their bitter separation have made this impossible. And her little sister is going through difficult changes of her own. For the first time, sixteen-year-old Willow has been thrown into high school, a bewildering world.

Falling Together is a captivating novel about friendship, family secrets, second chances, dangerous obsession, and the redemptive power of love.

About the Author:

Marisa de los Santos has published three New York Times bestselling novels for adults, including Love Walked In and Belong to Me, while David Teague is the author of the picture books Franklin's Big Dreams and Billy Hightower. Saving Lucas Biggs is their first joint venture. Married for over twenty years, Marisa and David live with their two children, Charles and Annabel, and their Yorkies, Finn and Huxley, in Wilmington, Delaware.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

de los Santos, Marisa
ISBN 10: 0062390724 ISBN 13: 9780062390721
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 22111856-n

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.93
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.64
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

de los Santos, Marisa
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States (2015)
ISBN 10: 0062390724 ISBN 13: 9780062390721
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States, 2015. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 228 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. From the New York Times bestselling author of Belong to Me, Love Walked In, and Falling Together comes a captivating novel about friendship, family, second chances, and the redemptive power of love. In all her life, Eustacia Taisy Cleary has given her heart to only three men: her first love, Ben Ransom; her twin brother, Marcus; and Wilson Cleary-professor, inventor, philanderer, self-made millionaire, brilliant man, breathtaking jerk: her father. Seventeen years ago, Wilson ditched his first family for Caroline, a beautiful young sculptor. In all that time, Taisy s family has seen Wilson, Caroline, and their daughter, Willow, only once. Why then, is Wilson calling Taisy now, inviting her for an extended visit, encouraging her to meet her pretty sister-a teenager who views her with jealousy, mistrust, and grudging admiration? Why, now, does Wilson want Taisy to help him write his memoir? Told in alternating voices-Taisy s strong, unsparing observations and Willow s naive, heartbreakingly earnest yearnings-The Precious One is an unforgettable novel of family secrets, lost love, and dangerous obsession, a captivating tale with the deep characterization, piercing emotional resonance, and heartfelt insight that are the hallmarks of Marisa de los Santos s beloved works. Bookseller Inventory # LIB9780062390721

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 14.68
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

de los Santos, Marisa
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States (2015)
ISBN 10: 0062390724 ISBN 13: 9780062390721
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States, 2015. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 228 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. From the New York Times bestselling author of Belong to Me, Love Walked In, and Falling Together comes a captivating novel about friendship, family, second chances, and the redemptive power of love. In all her life, Eustacia Taisy Cleary has given her heart to only three men: her first love, Ben Ransom; her twin brother, Marcus; and Wilson Cleary-professor, inventor, philanderer, self-made millionaire, brilliant man, breathtaking jerk: her father. Seventeen years ago, Wilson ditched his first family for Caroline, a beautiful young sculptor. In all that time, Taisy s family has seen Wilson, Caroline, and their daughter, Willow, only once. Why then, is Wilson calling Taisy now, inviting her for an extended visit, encouraging her to meet her pretty sister-a teenager who views her with jealousy, mistrust, and grudging admiration? Why, now, does Wilson want Taisy to help him write his memoir? Told in alternating voices-Taisy s strong, unsparing observations and Willow s naive, heartbreakingly earnest yearnings-The Precious One is an unforgettable novel of family secrets, lost love, and dangerous obsession, a captivating tale with the deep characterization, piercing emotional resonance, and heartfelt insight that are the hallmarks of Marisa de los Santos s beloved works. Bookseller Inventory # LIB9780062390721

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.21
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

de los Santos, Marisa
Published by William Morrow 2015-04-23 (2015)
ISBN 10: 0062390724 ISBN 13: 9780062390721
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description William Morrow 2015-04-23, 2015. Book Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Bookseller Inventory # NU-LBR-01501997

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 12.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.70
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

de los Santos, Marisa
Published by William Morrow (2015)
ISBN 10: 0062390724 ISBN 13: 9780062390721
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description William Morrow, 2015. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0062390724

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 18.19
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

de los Santos, Marisa
Published by William Morrow (2015)
ISBN 10: 0062390724 ISBN 13: 9780062390721
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Rating
[?]

Book Description William Morrow, 2015. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # L9780062390721

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 17.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.35
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

de los Santos, Marisa
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Inc 2015-04-23, New York (2015)
ISBN 10: 0062390724 ISBN 13: 9780062390721
New paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Inc 2015-04-23, New York, 2015. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780062390721

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 17.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.57
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

de los Santos, Marisa
Published by William Morrow (2015)
ISBN 10: 0062390724 ISBN 13: 9780062390721
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description William Morrow, 2015. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 368 pages. 9.00x6.00x0.92 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0062390724

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 19.21
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.43
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

de los Santos, Marisa
Published by Harper Collins Publ. USA Mrz 2015 (2015)
ISBN 10: 0062390724 ISBN 13: 9780062390721
New Taschenbuch Quantity Available: 2
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Collins Publ. USA Mrz 2015, 2015. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 228x149x27 mm. Neuware - Seventeen years ago Wilson Cleary ditched his first family and started anew. Why then is Wilson calling his daughter Taisy now What is behind his request that she come for an extended visit, to meet the little sister she never had the chance to know-and who views her with a mixture of jealousy, distrust, and grudging admiration Told in alternating voices, Marisa de los Santos delivers another unforgettable novel of family secrets, lost love, and dangerous obsession. 359 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9780062390721

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 18.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 12.84
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

de los Santos, Marisa
Published by Harper Collins Publ. USA Mrz 2015 (2015)
ISBN 10: 0062390724 ISBN 13: 9780062390721
New Taschenbuch Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Rheinberg-Buch
(Bergisch Gladbach, Germany)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Collins Publ. USA Mrz 2015, 2015. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 228x149x27 mm. Neuware - From the New York Times bestselling author of Belong to Me, Love Walked In, and Falling Together comes a captivating novel about friendship, family, second chances, and the redemptive power of love. In all her life, Eustacia 'Taisy' Cleary has given her heart to only three men: her first love, Ben Ransom; her twin brother, Marcus; and Wilson Cleary-professor, inventor, philanderer, self-made millionaire, brilliant man, breathtaking jerk: her father. Seventeen years ago, Wilson ditched his first family for Caroline, a beautiful young sculptor. In all that time, Taisy's family has seen Wilson, Caroline, and their daughter, Willow, only once. Why then, is Wilson calling Taisy now, inviting her for an extended visit, encouraging her to meet her pretty sister-a teenager who views her with jealousy, mistrust, and grudging admiration Why, now, does Wilson want Taisy to help him write his memoir Told in alternating voices-Taisy's strong, unsparing observations and Willow's naive, heartbreakingly earnest yearnings- The Precious One is an unforgettable novel of family secrets, lost love, and dangerous obsession, a captivating tale with the deep characterization, piercing emotional resonance, and heartfelt insight that are the hallmarks of Marisa de los Santos's beloved works. 359 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9780062390721

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 18.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 18.33
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book