This book takes place in the furture where everyone gets to become pretty when they turn 16. Tally is the last of her friends to become pretty. So she is all alone when her friends became pretties. Then she mets Shay and they quckly became friends over thier birthdays. Shay tells Tally being pretty isn't everything and that she dosen't even to became a pretty. She wants to runaway and become a smokie( a smokie is a person who runaways to a place called smokie.)Shay asks Tally if she wants to come but Tally declins. The next day Tally learns Shay is gone. Tallt is then told she has go find Shay and bring Shay back. So Tally is off.
So do you want to know what will happen then read this wonderfull book!