By Caitlyn Duffy
On the age of 15, Taylor Beauforte has in basic terms met her father two times in individual. in any case, he's the lead singer of a world-famous rock band, regularly at the conceal of song magazines and giving interviews on MTV. He can pay for Taylor to wait the Treadwell Academy, a prestigious boarding college in Massachusetts, and offers her mom with per 30 days exams to hide her uncomplicated wishes, yet hasn't ever made a lot of an attempt to play an lively half in Taylor’s lifestyles. Taylor's mother sunrise is the single family members she has ever quite identified, and due to Dawn's hard-partying Hollywood way of life, studious Taylor is happiest at the different aspect of the rustic in Massachusetts along with her nostril buried in a booklet. whilst Taylor 's mother all at once dies the summer time prior to Taylor starts off her junior yr, she gets a crash direction in repute. She has no selection yet to hitch her father and his new family members on their summer season live performance journey ahead of she has even had an opportunity to mourn the lack of her mom. existence because the daughter of a rock celebrity sounds like it might be enviable, yet Taylor can't determine her dad out. He feels like a supportive authority determine (even if he's type of a manner tragedy) , yet she is accumulating a starting to be pile of facts that he's a liar and a cheat. Her stepmother, Jill, can’t appear to make a decision if she desires to deal with Taylor like a female friend or a nuisance. Having had no time to grieve and say so long to her early life earlier than being thrust into the limelight, Taylor is unexpectedly discovering herself in events she can have by no means imagined ahead of this summer time. with out one else to show to, Taylor falls madly in love with Jake, the teenage son of 1 of the band's traveling groupies. Taylor has growing to be issues approximately Jake's heritage and the suspicious dating among his mother and her personal father, yet is determined for whatever actual in her existence onto which she will construct a destiny. while Jake deals Taylor a chance to affix him on a whirlwind experience and depart her issues of her father a ways in the back of, Taylor has to choose – should still she carve out her personal approach on the planet, or attempt to fix the connection she has together with her in basic terms residing guardian? Over the process the summer time with the band, Taylor learns the depths of her personal power, the trouble of overcoming loss, and that the definition of kinfolk capability even more than shared bloodlines.
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