For Addison, life's been good. She's passing her classes (for once), she's found a loyal friend in Abigail Smith, and her parents have stopped fighting at last. When Kyle arrives at her school with his shining smile and bright personality, Addy quickly finds herself falling for him and, to her surprise, he seems to be falling for her. After 17 years it seems as though life is finally giving her the chances she has worked so hard to earn. But things soon begin to change and as Addison struggles to cope, friends become enemies, love becomes hate and the whole world seems determined to turn against her. Can Addy survive this reversal of her world? And if she does, what will it cost her?