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Virginia DeBerry and Donna Grant. Far From the Tree. New York: St. Martin’s, 2000.

Sisters Celeste English and Ronnie Frazier are surprised to learn, after their father’s death, that they have inherited an old house in fictional Prosper, N.C. They had no idea that the house even belonged to the family, and decide to check it out for themselves before they sell it. The house turns out to have important connections to the family, and as Celeste and Ronnie explore the house and Prosper, they uncover old family secrets, and learn a great deal about their mother’s troubled past.

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