Fourteen-year-old Toni has always felt lucky--but her luck begins to change the summer her father suffers a near-fatal heart attack, her best friend moves away, and Toni is sent to New York City stay with her older sister, Martine, who reveals a devastating secret about their family.
A teen's illusions of her "perfect" family are shattered
Baker & Taylor Toni Chessmore feels her life is perfect, until her best friend moves to California and a long-buried family secret makes her perfect world collapse around her. Reissue.
Baker & Taylor The sudden departure of her inseparable friend Julie for California and her own father's unexpected illness challenge many of fourteen-year-old Toni's basic assumptions about friendship and her own happy and secure life.