Happy Families

Happy Families

By Tanita S. Davis

Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780375869662, 234pp.

Publication Date: May 8, 2012


Teenage twins Ysabel and Justin Nicholas are lucky. Ysabel's jewelry designs have already caught the eyes of the art world and Justin's intelligence and drive are sure to gain him entrance into the most prestigious of colleges. They even like their parents. But their father has a secret—one that threatens to destroy the twins' happy family and life as they know it.

Over the course of spring break, Ysabel and Justin will be forced to come to terms with their dad's new life, but can they overcome their fears to piece together their happy family again?

About the Author
This is Tanita S. Davis's first novel. She made her first pate a choux in high school, discovered that Mae Ploy sauce goes with almost everything, and that there's nothing on earth like good Thai food. She lives in Northern California with two finches, a snake named Willful, and the world's best baker.

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