Reviews

  • "A moving and haunting book"

    Daily Express
  • "A powerful and personal story... His bright light is Danielle Steel's legacy and tribute to her son, as well as haunting depiction of manic-depression"

    Saturday Evening Post
  • "Danielle Steel has written a spellbinding account of her son's struggle with bipolar illness... Valuable insights... We come away with a heightened sensitivity that perhaps only a writer of this distinction could convey, of what it is like to try to cope with a child with a severe psychiatric disorder... This is a book about what we can do - as parents, as physicians, as human beings"

    Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • "Reading His Bright Light moved me to tears as the memoir captures so vividly the ferocious nature of mental illness... Sharing [Nick's] story will save lives. His Bright Light will make a difference for countless others"

    Laurie Flynn, Executive Director, NAMI (The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill)
  • "[A] searing portrayal of the loss of jer 19 year-old son... Ms Steel's heartfelt homage to her son may very well help others save a life"

    Dallas Morning News