Staged by Crystal J. Johnson

The perfect life is never what it seems.

A.J. Carmichael’s life is the stuff of dreams.
Her boyfriend is an award-winning pop superstar, she just landed an internship with the most sought-after stage designer in the music industry, and she’s spending the summer traveling the world. But A.J. will be the first to tell you the perfect life is never what it seems.

A.J.’s plans to spend the summer touring with her boyfriend, Asher Prescott, fall apart when her father persuades her to take an internship with his company. Building concert stages was never part of her plans, but now she is touring with the biggest band in the world–The Remnants. Only one problem, Asher and frontman, Kade Slone, have a hidden feud that not even A.J. knows about.

Propelled into the middle of their quarrel, A.J. is determined to discover the driving force behind Kade’s disdain for her boyfriend. But as the mysteries of their mutual hatred come to light, she learns truths that have her questioning her relationship, her family, and everything she thought she knew about Kade Slone.

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