When The Bough Breaks Lois Duncan 1973 BCE HB DJ Pub. Nelson Doubleday, Inc. Divorced after 12 years of marriage, 3 years later Kate and the children have settled in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and she is achingly lonely despite her advertising agency job. She meets Dan, an artist at the agency, and their chaste dinner dates lead to deeper involvement, and to her dismay, she discovers that she is pregnant. HB BCE with DJ and has 182 pages.DJ: very good/tiny tears longest about 3/8 inch, Covers: like new/tiny dings, Pages: like new.