The story of a deranged girl who leaves danger to find true love. More
Elisa Chisholm, a 15-year-old eighth grader soon to be 16, is stuck with her oppressive brother Eliot in Brooklyn and cannot escape her hard life since her uncle was abducted and taken to the sticks of Georgia. She gets in trouble at school and runs away in search of her missing uncle. Her journey takes her to her uncle’s seaport in New Jersey where she lives with his boss Brindisi. He gives her a job and a boyfriend and the two go out on a romantic date. Miraculously, the uncle comes and Elisa’s life with him and her boyfriend, is finally peaceful.