February 2020

Alex is a baseball player. A great one. His papi is pushing him to go pro, but Alex maybe wants to be a poet. Not that Papi would understand, or ever allow it.

Isa is a dancer. She’d love to go pro except her Havana-born mom is dead set against it. Just like she’s dead set against her daughter falling for a Latino. And Isa’s private-school-Park Avenue life, what with her dad losing his job and her older brother struggling with mental illness, is falling apart.

Fate–and the 1 train–bring Alex and Isa together. Is it enough to keep them together when they need each other most?

I’m so excited for you to meet Isa and Alex! I hope you love them as much as I do. This story is about NYC teens from opposite sides of the tracks (literally) who fall in love while trying to manage family expectations and their highly scheduled and chaotic lives. It’s available for pre-order NOW from the following vendors: