This is a mystery series about two Jewish teenage sisters named Sam and Sophie Shattenberg. Their parents have died and now their evil stepmother wants to keep the sisters apart by sending Sophie off to a boarding school for misbehaved kids. But Sam has a plan to stop her, they get totally different identies, different hair color, and an different car. They drive to the tiny town of Venice, Indiana where it seems safe. But the beautiful and snobby Noelle makes life hard for Sophie,and when Noelle goes missing after Karaoke night, the sisters are blamed for the disappearance. This mystery novel is great for teenage girls. It's not a scary kind of mystery, it is filled with many key components of Chick Lit books.