Double Take

Double Take

The Story Of Twins

Book - 2001
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Twins hold a special fascination for both children and grown-ups. We love to look at them, hear stories about them, and best of all, meet them. In the United States today, there are more twins than ever before. Double Take: The Story of Twins is an in-depth introduction to the lives of twins, multiples, and conjoined twins. Readers will learn why twinning takes place and meet five sets of twins. They will read amazing stories about twins who were separated at birth only to meet years later, stories about twins who marry twins, and profiles of families with bigger broods, including the famous McCaughey Septuplets and the Dionne Quintuplets. Readers also have the special opportunity to meet a set of conjoined twins, Brittany and Abigail Hensel, who, despite a rare and challenging condition, have developed into down-to-earth and very happy young ladies. Illustrated with over forty-five fabulous twin photographs, Double Take is a thorough and captivating look at what makes us so curious about twins.
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 2001.
ISBN: 9780670884520
0670884529
Characteristics: 72 p. : ill. ; 24 x 25 cm.

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