Family Tree by Barbara Delinsky Dana Clarke has always longed for the stability of home and familyâ��her own childhood was not an easy one. Now she has married a man she adores who is from a prominent New England family, and she is about to give birth to their first child. But what should be the happiest day of her life becomes the day her world falls apart. Her daughter is born beautiful and healthy, but no one can help noticing the African American traits in her appearance.
Chloe is young for her age, in more ways then one, but the day she finally becomes a woman she starts to see people that are not there. As a result she is sent to an institution for teens. The doctors tell her she has schizophrenia, but little by little she realizes that some of the other kids at the home are different like her. Simon and Derek are two of these kids. Derek even drops a name, Necromancer.