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By the author of “Circles of Deceit” and “Tortoise by Candlelight”, this novel shows the fragility of a family’s equilibrium. Three children live with their mother and are happy in the love of their stepfather. The arrival of an aunt and the adolescent worries of the girls sets up tensions.