"I never got to see the original West Side Story — I was not born yet, but I feel like this is our generation's musical equivalent. The show was so unapologetically romantic. Starting with hat flying into the air. I bought it. That show made me want to start a page on OkCupid!"
Fifteen-year-old Christopher has an extraordinary brain; he is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor's dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change his life forever.