After the unexpected death of her father, and her mother's emotional abandonment, Ava Veneziano's life is turned upside down…
She turns to drugs, sex, and alcohol as a way to cope with all the destruction in her life, inconsequence, she flunks a grade and loses touch with her favorite cousin Vanessa.
Five years later, Ava and her mother are reunited with the family they’d lost touch with and they end up moving into their home.
Enter Vanessa Saint John…
Vanessa is unawarely beautiful, with an overbearing and controlling mother. She's never been given the opportunity to have a boyfriend or experience life like a normal seventeen year old girl.
However, all of that changes when her cousin Ava moves in, and she finally gets the attention of Gabriel Mason.
The same boy who's also caught the attention of her beloved cousin.