A JUNIOR LIBRARY GUILD SELECTION
"An intriguing medley of music, teen romance, high school life and serious family issues."
School Library Journal
Daisy Meehan is the kind of daughter who makes her parents proud. She is studious, a musical prodigy, and sacrifices her social life to help out with her brother, Steven, who has a severe form of autism. But when Daisy’s parents decide to institutionalize her increasingly violent brother, she revolts. She quits band and starts dating the local bad boy. Kehoe’s verse novel is a raw look at conflicting emotions and the healing power of music...
"This painfully honest portrait of a family in crisis raises questions about love, responsibility, and self-sacrifice as it moves gracefully to a difficult but realistic resolution."