Hold the Dream

Harte Family Saga Book no2

The continuing story of Emma Harte, indomitable heroine of A Woman of Substance.

Emma Harte was the heroine of Barbara Taylor Bradford’s multi-million copy bestseller, A Woman of Substance.

Now she is eighty years old and ready to hand over the reins of the vast business empire she has created.

To her favourite grandchild, Paula McGill Fairley, Emma bequeaths her mighty retailing empire with these heartfelt words: ‘I charge you to hold my dream’.

A towering international success, this is the powerfully moving tale of one woman’s determination to ‘hold the dream’ which was entrusted to her, and in so doing find the happiness and passion which is her legacy.

Rich with all the passion, intrigue, and emotions that made A Woman of Substance so wonderfully satisfying, Hold the Dream once again showcases the brilliance of Barbara Taylor Bradford.

Highlights of the 4-hour TV miniseries Hold The Dream
Barbara Taylor Bradford Discusses Hold the Dream

Readers who shared the trials and tribulations, and successes of the indomitable Emma Harte in A Woman of Substance will find this sequel equally engrossing. Attractive, intelligent, and capable, Paula McGill Fairley proves a worthy successor to her grandmother’s domain.

Philadelphia Inquirer:

Another instant bestseller. The men and woman are all gorgeous, rich, well-dressed. There are luxurious descriptions in this perfect page-turner.

Prima Magazine:

Will keep you up till all hours reading just one more chapter before you can bear to turn out the bedside light.

Publishers Weekly:

A deeply involving story of women of power and wealth and substance.

Working Woman:

A vibrantly characterized leading lady and a glimpse at the dazzling world of the rich and powerful. A richly woven tale.

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