In this affectionate sequel to (IS IT SANTA?). the three young children have been keeping an enormous secret from their parents. Mya, Charlie and Jacob befriend two squirrels name Ponchito and Margarita. As their new friends experience a blizzard-related tragedy, the Thompson family learn what it means to demonstrate emotional and material support. Secrets in the attic teaches its little readers to treat others with respect, kindness and unconditional love despite the differences between them. Especially when we endure adversity!