- 2012 INDIES Finalist
- Finalist, Literary (Adult Fiction)
Set in the world of classical music, this suspenseful page-turner takes us on a woman's quest to understand her family's painful past. Under an assumed name, Elizabeth Guaragna takes a job with the famed music manager Alfred Rossiter, who had been her late mother’s lover, and learns the truth is far different from what her embittered pianist father had led her to believe. Winner of 2012 Sharp Writ Book Award; USA Book Award; short-listed for Next Generation Book Award and ForeWord Book Award.