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Fortune's Hand

Belva Plain

In this remarkable new novel, Belva Plain creates a brilliant portrayal of a man's descent from idealistic beginnings into a world of dishonesty and greed--and of the two women who love him. Robb MacDaniel, a schoolteacher with noble intentions, comes into a little money, enabling him to go to law school. Upon graduation, he goes to work for a fine, honorable firm, and marries the daughter of the senior partner, leaving behind the hometown girl he had planned to wed. From then on his career brings enormous successes but then takes a shocking turn that changes his life, the life of his family, and reverberates into the next generation. With the magic of a born storyteller, New York Times bestselling author Belva Plain unfolds the devastating tale of a man whose dreams come true. Fortune's Hand is a novel of temptation, betrayal, and greed--and of the redeeming power of love. From the Hardcover edition.

In this remarkable new novel, Belva Plain creates a brilliant portrayal of a man's descent from idealistic beginnings into a world of dishonesty and greed--and of the two women who love him. Robb MacDaniel, a schoolteacher with noble intentions, comes into a little money, enabling him to go to law school. Upon graduation, he goes to work for a fine, honorable firm, and marries the daughter of the senior partner, leaving behind the hometown girl he had planned to wed. From then on his career brings enormous successes but then takes a shocking turn that changes his life, the life of his family, and reverberates into the next generation. With the magic of a born storyteller, New York Times bestselling author Belva Plain unfolds the devastating tale of a man whose dreams come true. Fortune's Hand is a novel of temptation, betrayal, and greed--and of the redeeming power of love. From the Hardcover edition.
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In this remarkable new novel, Belva Plain creates a brilliant portrayal of a man's descent from idealistic beginnings into a world of dishonesty and greed--and of the two women who love him. Robb MacDaniel, a schoolteacher with noble intentions, comes into a little money, enabling him to go to law school. Upon graduation, he goes to work for a fine, honorable firm, and marries the daughter of the senior partner, leaving behind the hometown girl he had planned to wed. From then on his career brings enormous successes but then takes a shocking turn that changes his life, the life of his family, and reverberates into the next generation. With the magic of a born storyteller, New York Times bestselling author Belva Plain unfolds the devastating tale of a man whose dreams come true. Fortune's Hand is a novel of temptation, betrayal, and greed--and of the redeeming power of love. From the Hardcover edition.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Ken Howard

Length:

5h 49m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

06:07


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:54


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:23


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:16


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:38


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:35


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:12


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:09


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

05:49


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

05:46


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:46


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

05:29


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:31


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

07:10


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

06:45


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:41


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

06:00


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

07:23


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:46


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:25


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

06:54


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:42


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:39


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

04:46


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

06:11


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

05:43


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

06:18


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

06:03


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

08:13


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:35


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

06:00


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

05:06


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

08:25


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:02


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

08:05


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

05:12


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

08:17


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

06:12


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

07:29


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

05:05


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

05:06


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

05:54


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

05:31


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

06:19


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

07:16


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

07:30


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

06:38


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

05:55


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

06:38


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

06:21


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

07:26


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

05:22


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

06:00


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

06:21


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

06:38


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

05:55


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

02:43