"The Sky Is Falling" is a spellbinding novel of glamour, sex, power, and murder that spans the globe. If America had a royal family, the Winthrops would wear the crown. The popular, charismatic Winthrops have captured the imagination of the world with their public service, their enormous charity, and their glamorous lives, but in a single year, all five members of the family are killed in a series of accidents. This is an exciting tale of mystery and intrigue as only the master storyteller, Sidney Sheldon, can write.
S.Sheldon about the novel: "The Sky Is Falling" is about an anchorwoman who is in a television station in Washington, D.C. She interviews a member of a very charismatic, popular, influential family and three hours later he's murdered by burglars. She learns that this is the fifth member of the family to die in unrelated accidents and she gets suspicious. And she starts to investigate and as she gets deeper into it she suddenly finds that there's some powerful force that's out to kill her. She has become the hunted instead of the hunter and she doesn't know who's trying to kill her or how to get away, but they're determined to do it. That's the plot of the book.