Chance for the Future by Paul M. Carhart
Series: Fairlight, Book 1.
Approx. 121,800 words.
Published on August 13, 2010.
In a futuristic world where creativity has been banned, Mancy Fairlight secretly paints pictures in her run-down apartment while raising her son. Mancy lives in constant fear that one day the same man who had engineered her husband’s public execution will discover her secret and come for her. When her son begins to exhibit extraordinary musical talent, Mancy’s worst fears become reality.