Hanley Coulin father's, Bradford Alex Coulin, has been dead for years and as far as she and her family knew he had no family members. So who were these stranger claiming to be his sister and mother? And why did her father promise to send her to a boarding school? Hanley is furious about a promised made by a man she barely remember and refused to even broached the subject of going. She had plans to attend Meadow High School as a freshman with her friends. But as summer draws to an ends, will she be able to say goodbye to her life as she knows it or can she pursued her family? If she leaves, can she uncover the secret that's been tearing her family apart?