Lucy Beck-Moreau once had a promising future as a concert
pianist. The right people knew her name, her performances were booked months in
advance, and her future seemed certain.
That was all before she turned fourteen.
Now, at sixteen, it’s over. A death, and a betrayal, led her
to walk away. That leaves her talented ten-year-old brother, Gus, to shoulder
the full weight of the Beck-Moreau family expectations. Then Gus gets a new
piano teacher who is young, kind, and interested in helping Lucy rekindle her
love of piano on her own terms. But when you’re used to performing for sold-out
audiences and world-famous critics, can you ever learn to play just for
National Book Award finalist Sara Zarr takes readers inside
one girl’s struggle to reclaim her love of music and herself. To find joy
again, even when things don’t go according to plan. Because life isn’t a
performance, and everyone deserves the chance to make a few mistakes along the
way. Download and start listening now!