Rachel has loved Henry since grade 9 & she used to love the ocean until her brother accidentally drown. Now she doesn't love anything or anyone. Fast forward 3 years & Rachel has failed grade 12. She moves back to live with her aunt & a job at Henry's family's secondhand bookshop. Henry thinks Rachel is rude, but doesn't know about Cal.The power of words help them work through their misunderstanding and Rachel to begin living again.