"You've lived next door to me for as many years as I can remember, and I've never seen you go to our school." "I'm homeschooled." "Why?" "Now that's a secret I'll never tell." ============== Lucas Friar has lived in Wedgewood, New York his whole life. He's lived in the same house his whole life. He's had the same next door neighbor his entire life... So when he sees their teenage daughter his age, why doesn't he recognize her? Maya Hart has lived in the same old house since her mother conceived her... But she has never left the house. She has a secret. A secret that could harm someone. When she leaves the house to catch her pet dog, she meets the curious Friar. Will she let him in on her secret, or push him away like the rest?