It plunges you into the reckless, dangerous world of the Santangelo crime family. It introduces you to Gino Santangelo, the street kid who makes it all the way to the top. And then brings you Lucky-his sensual, stunningly beautiful, and passionate daughter; a woman who dares to win her father’s empire for herself; a woman unafraid of takin. HANCES. 12 Responses to Chances. Then 3 weeks ago I came across your book (Chances) at the local library, after reading the first chapper I couldn’t put it down. My husband is on the road right now to the book store looking for the rest of books on Lucky. He’s not much of a reader but he’s a movie fanatic, we can’t wait to see the movies.
Collins introduces Lucky Santangelo, a woman every bit as power-hungry and hot-blooded as her father, Gino. The book vividly details a 60-year period of lust, love and life in over 600 detailed pages. A brilliantly documented fiction about gangsters. - The Bookseller. This is a book to be savored. Its 600-plus pages should be taken slowly so you can come to know the characters. Collins makes it possible to move into this world and to live other lives and that’s the best any book has to offer. Contain. ll the goodies that make today’s.
It plunges you into the reckless, dangerous world of the Santangelo crime family. Chances is the first book in the series, and it's where the reader meets Lucky, Gino's teenage daughter before she became famous. Filled with prostitutes, the mob, bad parenti I first read Chances when I was a teenager and thought I was reading contraband - haha. I consistently hid my book when my parents were around.
About book: Once again I read a book based on a Patrons love for it. Not so much THIS particular book was the patron interested in, mostly the author. Now, if many of my followers remember, I am a Librarian. I pretty much have heard of every author, popular or unpopular I have heard of them. by women of course, and all giddy to read it. I have heard that Jackie Collins write romance novels. Not really my cup of Tall Caramel Macchiato Whole Milk
The book that made Jackie Collins one of Britain's favourite authors sweeps you from the sophisticated playgrounds of Europe to the glittering gambling palaces of Las Vegas. It plunges you into the reckless, dangerous world of the Santangelo crime family. The eighties saw Jackie hitting her stride with the seminal blockbuster, Hollywood Wives, as well as Lucky, Hollywood Husbands, and Rock Star. In recent years she kept fans entertained with Poor Little Bitch Girl, The Power Trip, and her final novel, The Santagelos, never wavering on her commitment to take her readers on a wild ride !
Chances by Jackie Collins is the first book of the Santangelo family series originally published in 1975. This 800 page saga is the story of Italian mobster Gino Santangelo, the patriarch of the Santangelo family, from a child who loses his mother and an abusive father to a bootlegger in his 20s and a Las Vegas hotel owner in his 40's, and his marriage to the love of his life and the birth of his children, especially lucky. It seemed like an awfully long book! There are books for everyone and I think Jackie Collins writes the kind of books many people like. personal preference more than anything else.
Read unlimited books and audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. Lucky, Lady Boss, Vendetta: Lucky’s Revenge, and Dangerous Kis. ackie Collins’ sizzling Lucky saga all began with CHANCES. It plunges you into the reckless, dangerous world of the Santangelo crime family
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0 5 Author: Jackie Collins. Funny, sexy and glamorous' - JOJO MOYES The book that made Jackie Collins one of Britain's favourite authors sweeps you from the sophisticated playgrounds of Europe to the glittering gambling palaces of Las Vegas. And then it brings you Lucky - his sensual, stunningly beautiful, and passionate daughter; a woman who dares to win her father's empire for.