"Can you just leave me alone?" he muttered as he tried pushing me away. "Not until you tell what your problem is." I said, refusing to back down from his harsh gaze. "People, you in general." He growled, as he stalked away. ~~~~~~~~~~~ Valerie Barnes is not your typical school nerd, snobby head cheerleader, or drama geek. In fact, she is the ultimate chameleon, fitting into every category in the social ladder. She is loved by everyone she meets, or so she thought. Now meet Maddox James, Hamilton High's former golden boy, who hates Valerie's guts. He was on top of the social ladder before he came spiraling down for some unknown reason. Valerie is determined to break him out of his shell but can she handle the secrets he kept within? or will she regret befriending the sad boy?