Sissie Klein barely remembers the night that tore her from the carefree life she knew. Not long after the shocked teen is pushed into marriage, she’s rushed to the hospital where a catastrophic delivery seals her destiny.
Sissie is determined to give her daughter the opportunities she forfeited, but some fates can’t be avoided. Tragedy strikes, leaving behind a legacy of deceit—and an orphaned toddler.
Told with heartbreaking honesty and shrewd humor, Sissie Klein Is Completely Normal examines the ties that bind us—some inherited, others chosen—none without their share of agonizing tangles.
A Note From the Publisher
“A wonderful new voice in women’s fiction”
–Kristan Higgins, best-selling author of Pack Up the Moon
“Reading Sissie Klein is Completely Normal feels a lot like coming home. Kris Clink's stories are filled with warmth, heart, and characters you'd swear are real people. Don't miss this lovely book!”
—Trish Doller, author of Float Plan
“Sissie Klein is Completely Normal is a bittersweet and compulsively readable reminder that no matter what life may hand you, it’s never too late to carve your own path. Kris Clink is a gifted storyteller. I can’t wait to read what she writes next.”
—Camille Pagán, bestselling author of Don’t Make Me Turn This Life Around
“Once again, Clink delivers a beautifully crafted story, rich with family drama and all the emotions that come with it. Told with impeccably sharp wit, superb dialogue, and unrelenting heart, SISSIE KLEIN IS COMPLETELY NORMAL is sure to keep readers up too late, eager to turn to the next page.”
—Bethany Crandell, author of See Jane Snap
“A quaint and heartfelt exploration of familial devotion and the sacrifices parents will make for their children. If you love contemporary relationship fiction, this book is for you."
—Suzanne Park, author of Loathe at First Sight