A light story of first love, set in 1955 Louisville, Kentucky
"Summer, 1954. As Louisville, Kentucky simmered, society struggled to maintain ties to the old ways, which had seemed so correct. What Are You Doing Derby Day? A College age Dusty Burton believed that question and the spectacular Kentucky Derby would work magic as he tried to win the girl that stole his heart.
Here is a peek at youth in the 1950's as they searched for maturity and a way to break from parental control. Once again Forrest Bryant Johnson weaves a fast-paced story, sprinkled with nostalgia and humor of that innocent generation.