By Denise Weeks
Published: November 2, 2009.
Daphne Dilbeck's life is ruled by little rituals. When everything starts going wrong, she realizes she is under a hex or curse caused by a botched ritual. Can she fix her own luck, or is she just OCD, superstitious, and delusional? Daphne's wacky investigation into the nature of luck parallels her personal search for meaning and coming-of-age as a grown-up, with a lot of help from good friends.