Author(s): Virginia Andrews
After saving her friend Ignacio from murder charges in Mexico, Delia's cousin Edward convinces her once again to leave her tiny Mexican hometown and return to a world of wealth and privilege in Palm Springs. With the help of her cousin, she begins an enviable new life as a senior at an exclusive private high school. But the glamour and riches come with a price. In a world where ruthless ambition and cruel lies are the norm, how will Delia handle the pressures of this high-powered social world? Jealous of her beauty and popularity, Delia's cousin Sophia begins spreading horrific rumours about Delia. Racing to do damage control, Delia's mortified aunt Isabela introduces her to the handsome son of a wealthy Mexican American politician. An attraction sparks and a whirlwind romance begins ...but Delia's heart won't let her forget her humble roots - or Ignacio. And when tragedy tears her world apart, will it be too late to save the one she cares about the most?
With the publication of her first novel, FLOWERS IN THE ATTIC, Virginia Andrews became a bestselling phenomenon. Since then, readers have been captivated by more than forty novels in the Virginia Andrews' series. Her novels have sold over 100 million copies worldwide and been translated into 22 languages.