Luanne Rice is the "New York Times" bestselling author of several novels for adults. There are upwards of twenty-two million copies of her books in print across the world, and five of her novels have been adapted into TV movies and miniseries. "The Secret Language of Sisters" is her YA debut. Luanne divides her time between New York City, Connecticut, and southern California. Visit her online at www.luannerice.net.