Eden faces a major trauma at the age of 14. She gets raped by her brothers best friend, kevin and is forced not to say anything about it.
Moving into sophmore year is hard for Eden. She tries to cover up her past and what had happend. She changes the way she looks and dresses trying to become someone else.
Eden meets Josh, a seinor and they start dating. She lies to him anout her age and many more things. She does this because she feels like he will help her get over what happend.
Josh finds out about Edens real age but dosent want things to end because they are both in love. But Eden denies that she is in love because she is to scared and traumatized. And she goes back to her old ways
During break, kevin comes to Edens house He harasses her and reopens a wound that was finally starting to heal. Edens begins to panic and turns to drugs and alcohol.
The book ends with with Eden struggling to find a reason to live. She turns in kevin for what happend, but she still dossent feel right.