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Character Interview: Clara and Hailey from Gemini - Emily Reads Everything
Gemini by Sonya Mukherjee Published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers on July 26th 2016 Genres: Contemporary Pages: 336 Buy on Amazon In a powerful and daring debut novel, Sonya Mukherjee shares the story of sisters Clara and Hailey, conjoined twins who are learning what it means to be truly extraordinary. Seventeen-year-old conjoined twins, Clara and Hailey, have lived in the same small town their entire lives—no one stares at them anymore. But there are cracks in their quiet existence and theyÂ’re slowing becoming more apparent. Clara and Hailey are at a crossroads. Clara wants to stay close to home, avoid all attention, and study the night sky. Hailey wants to travel the world, learn from great artists, and dance with mysterious boys. As high school graduation approaches, each twin must untangle her dreams from her sisterÂ’s, and figure out what it means to be her own person. Told in alternating perspectives, this unconventional coming-of-age tale shows how dreams can break your heart—but the love between sisters can mend it. I’m so excited to welcome Clara and Hailey today! They are characters from one on my most anticipated 2016 releases. I’m 100% sure that once you read this interview, you will want this book just as much as I do. Clara and Hailey have such original voices and I simply can’t wait to get to know them …