Alexandra Clairborn's first day at Centennial High is more nerve-wracking than she wants to admit. She only knows two people in the entire school - her best friend Jill, and an obnoxious guy named Eric who wants to go out with her. Before the day is through Alex has had humiliating with Eric, with the teacher who assigned her a locker-mate, and with the most gorgeous guy she's ever seen.
Things go from bad to worse when Alex makes a fool of herself in front of "Mr. Gorgeous" for a second time. But everything changes on the day Alex returns to her locker too find love and war come hand-in-hand!