Jade is adopted and doesn't have many friends, except for Hall. He's a Spirit. Jade has a secret, she can talk to the dead, well their spirits. A new kid in school arrives, Jade doesn't give him a second look. Hall informs Jade that there is a new Spirit around and wants to speak with her. Once she talks to him that new kid, Alex, looks a lot more important. Her doubts, worries, and thoughts about her real parents have all changed. She finds out that her parents were actually murdered and other people are going to die also if she doesn't help. She needs to help and protect Alex from who killed her parents and who killed his father.