Windas has always been the responsible one. She’s the star player on her AAU
basketball team, she gets good grades, she dates a cute soccer player, and she
tries to help out at home. Not like her older sister, Carla, who leaves her
three-year-old daughter, Lulu, with Aunt Sadie while she parties and gets high.
But when both sisters are caught up in a drug deal—wrong place, wrong time—it
falls to Sadie to confess to a crime she didn’t commit to keep Carla out of jail
and Lulu out of foster care.
is supposed to get off with a slap on the wrist, but somehow,
impossibly, gets sentenced to six months in juvie. As life as Sadie knew it
disappears beyond the stark bars of her cell, her anger at her ex-boyfriend, at Carla, and at
herself, fills the empty space left behind.
Sadie forgive Carla for getting her mixed up in this mess? Can Carla straighten
herself out to make a better life for Lulu, and for all of them? Can Sadie
survive her time in juvie with her spirit intact? Download and start listening now!