You Sound White is the story of protagonist Tallulah and a cast of young aspiring African-American women five years post-college. Her writing career has not taken off as she had planned and she is working three jobs to make ends meet. She has grown up in a world that judges her on her skin color and how she talks. Her life takes an unexpected turn when she befriends a homeless woman named Lily. Tallulah realizes that there is a story there and as Lily’s past materializes, her own life is illuminated and dissected in ways she could have never imagined.
You Sound White removes the urban veil away from the most radiant character interactions you have ever read with poignant dialogue that rides along with a pragmatic plot that will have you hanging on each and every chapter.