What it's about: Yvonne is on the verge of graduating, and the only thing she feels certain about his her passion for playing violin. She isn't sure she's good enough to get into a conservatory, and her strained relationship with her successful father doesn't help. Yvonne has been seeing Warren, the boy who has her heart, but things get complicated when Omar, a fellow violinist who understands her, enters the picture. Yvonne then finds out she's pregnant, and is forced to make big decisions about her future. Colbert pens an intriguing book that explores race, privilege, family, and love, and how life is beautiful, messy, and complex.
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