Nicolas and Samantha Perry are twins that have just moved to the fictional town of Hope Springs, Colorado. In this first chapter book in the Adventures of Nick and Sam series, the twins are preparing to celebrate their birthday. Trouble unfolds as the twins get into hijinks by snooping in their parents’ closet, go unprepared for a hike, and even run into a family of skunks in the woods! Written by the award-winning author Paul McCusker, join the Perry family, and the twins especially, on their adventures surrounding this summer birthday. This fun and thoughtful story brings to life the importance of choices, consequences, and how we respond to the choices we make and the consequences that result.