The House on Hope Street (Hardcover) Danielle Steel
Sarah is a 38 year old estate attorney trapped in a four year realtionship with a man who only sees her on the weekends. And Sarah seems to be content with the way things are, afraid face facts and be alone. When her very elderly and extremely wealthy client dies, Sarah feels as if she has lost a grandfather. She wonders why he spent his life amassing a fortune and living in an attic room of his huge San Francisco home. Then while dispersing his very sizable estate among 19 relatives whom he hardly knew during his life, Sarah receives an inheritance she never expected with along with a letter which encourages her to do something which the money which will provide her with a happy and meaningful life.