Violet and Theodore's love story begins in an unlikely spot - on the ledge of the school's bell tower - when both of them experience a moment of desperation.
Violet is a beautiful and popular cheerleader who has endured an unthinkable loss. Theodore, the campus freak, is known for being unconventional and erratic. His internal demons and manic behavior torment him mercilessly.
A class assignment creates an unlikely bond between the two teens as Violet struggles to overcome her own guilt and grief. Despite being the campus rebel, Theodore will immediately capture the hearts of readers and they will continue thinking about him long after the story ends.
An honest and realistic approach depicting teen pain. A boy obsessed with death teaches a girl how to live again. Soon to be a major motion picture featuring Elle Fanning.