‘it is one girl’s struggle to reclaim her one true love, and her lessons along the way’With her hands moving up and down, applying pressure on the black and white keys, the jerky movements of her hands cause something soothing to be heard, something that touches you. Something that is so delicate yet so complicated – something they call music!Lucy Beck-Moreau had it all – a well-to-do family, looks and even a career – sold out performances anywhere in the world from Prague to New York – her future was set – and all of this before she turned 14! Then after a horrible tragedy in her family, and a betrayal, she feels like she just can’t handle it all anymore, and walks out of a showcase, bringing down the curtains on a show that shouldn’t have ended, leaving her brother, Gus(tav), to bear the family burden. The book opens with Lucy performing CPR to her brother’s piano teacher, who sadly passes away, leaving the Beck-Moreau family desperate for a new teacher (How can Gus be ready for the showcase that is only a few weeks away, if he has no teacher?) which is when they hire Will, a young, …read more

Via: The Guardian | Books