Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 13 to 18
- Grade: 8 to 12
Robin has everything a girl could ever want. Thanks toher mother—the internationally beloved talk show hostMimi Schwartz—she’s got the money, the means and the connectionsto live a life others only dream of. So why, then, doesRobin choose to spend her days alone in a dark room, watchingendless reruns of You, You and Mimi?
It’s only the bizarre discovery of an old high-school ringthat propels her to action. Robin follows the ring’s mystery fromNew York City to a tiny Nova Scotian fishing village, where sheat last finds love, the truth of her own background—and theshocking secret that helped make her mother a star.
About the author
VICKI GRANT left her career in advertising and television to write her first novel, The Puppet Wrangler, in 2004. She has written many books for young readers, including Not Suitable For Family Viewing, winner of the Red Maple Award, Quid Pro Quo, winner of the Author Ellis Award for Best Juvenile Crime Fiction, Betsy Wickwire’s Dirty Secret, Pig Boy and B Negative. She lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia.