It's no secret that high school is tough. A lot of kids just skip through it, confident that everything will be better out there in the real world. Nadine is one of those teens that wish they never had to go to school in the first place. Her big brother is a star, a gifted athlete, and when he falls for her best friend, Nadine's life turns into a disaster. She loses her best friend and ends up being all alone in the big, scary town. Thankfully, when she becomes friends with a caring boy, she realizes that it's not all bad. There is always a way to be happy and full of joy even when it seems like you need a break. So, will Nadine finally grow up and become an independent young woman?