Maddie is a brilliant baseball player — but she’s a vegetable.
Then, she’s pregnant.
And nobody knows who the father is.
But she’s black — and her baby isn’t.
It’s northern Ohio. It’s 1950. Blacks over there, whites
Ruby is a young black teenager, hopelessly enraged by her older sister
Maddie’s injury — and broken-hearted by the state it’s left Maddie in.
Jake is an up-and-coming white salesman on the make, with a history of easy
hookups and an eye on politics as his future.
But Alice trips them both up.
The twist at the end of Unintended will leave you
grappling with what you really believe about justice and its price, and what
goodness is really worth.