Meet 17 year old Allison Carson. Ever since her parents died in a car crash she's sure she'll never be happy again. She's also an outcast in her school. Things weren't always that way, though. To make things worse her best friend ditched her just to be popular. The only person she ever talks to is her brother, but she starts to see less and less of him. Meet Hunter Williams he just moved next door to Allison and everyone already loves him. When they cross paths he can't help but notice her. She's the most beautiful girl he's ever seen. He doesn't understand why she is so shy, when she could make the whole school fall in love with her. He is determined to break down the walls surrounding her and to show her that some things in life are worth opening up to, even if it means getting hurt.