The Secret Diamond Sisters is a young adult novel by Michelle Madow. The story follows the lives of four sisters who are on the brink of adulthood and learning to navigate their way through love, family, and life in general. While they all have different personalities and come from different backgrounds, the sisters share one common bond: They each possess a secret diamond necklace that has been passed down for generations within their family. As they grow older and learn more about themselves and what they want out of life, the secrets hidden inside their necklaces become increasingly important to them – some more so than others.
For who is this book for ?
The Secret Diamond Sisters is suitable for readers aged 14 and up. It tells the story of four sisters who are each coming into their own as they approach adulthood, and explores the different dynamics that come with growing up in a big family. Along the way, there are plenty of romance, drama, and suspense to keep young adults entertained.
- The story is well-written and engaging
- The characters are likable and relatable
- The plot is suspenseful and keeps the reader’s attention
- The Secret Diamond Sisters can be formulaic at times
- The plot is somewhat predictable
- It might be geared a bit more towards younger teen girls
Learn more about the author
Michelle Madow is the author of nine young adult novels, including The Secret Diamond Sisters. She graduated from George Washington University in Washington D.C., and currently lives in Florida with her husband and son. When she’s not writing or reading, Michelle enjoys traveling, practicing yoga, and watching ice hockey (Go Kings!).
“The Secret Diamond Sisters is a story of sisterhood, family secrets and diamonds. I really loved the characters in this book – each one was unique and likable in her own way. The relationships between sisters were so realistic that I felt like I was right there with them! This debut novel from Michelle Madow is a page-turner that’s hard to put down.”
“Michelle Madow has written a moving and enriching novel about sisterhood, family secrets, first loves and self-discovery. The story is told with honesty and warmth, making it impossible not to root for the characters as they grapple with life’s challenges. I absolutely flew through this book!”
“It was a great book, I finished it in two days!”
” Michelle Madow’s debut novel is a page-turner. I loved the story of the diamond sisters and couldn’t put it down! The characters are richly drawn and you feel like you know them intimately by the end of the book. This is one author to watch for sure!”