Black and Blue
Coming in 2021 from The Book Reality Experience, an imprint of Leschenault Press.
Jade wants to give up on life.
Battling the darkness inside her and the expectations of her Malaysian Chinese mother, Jade retreats to her bedroom and talks to a fictional counsellor – Deanna Troi from Star Trek. When Jade meets Rory, a charismatic local musician, their budding new friendship promises to be the light at the end of the tunnel – but will Jade get what she needs?
Black and Blue is a contemporary coming-of-age story about mental health, the power of music and trying to find a place in the world.
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