Melanie, Annie, and Steven Ford all became part of one family when Melanie and Steven's father married Annie's mother. At the time of the marriage, the three children were in elementary and middle school. Later a new baby joined the blended family. ...
The book has a casual conversational feel following a loose Q&A interview format, as the children talk to each other. They discuss the feelings they experienced and problems they faced, and offer advice and reassurance.