It’s great to be positive. But there’s real danger in pretending, when you know in your heart that everything is not okay.

Yael Kaplan can’t wait to babysit the lively Friedman kids — and earn enough money to ensure she gets to seminary in Israel next year. With her super-fun games and projects, straight from her homemade babysitter’s handbook, the summer can’t possibly be anything but wonderful!

But, as time goes on, something just doesn’t feel right. Yael struggles to piece together the clues around her and figure out what’s really going on. And when she does, she faces the most difficult choice she’s ever had to make. Should she keep her concerns to herself, or share them?

Read about Yael and her struggles for clarity during a summer when nothing stays the same.