This is the story of the Sanderson Family.
Main character Nicholas is a 15/16 year old boy and is trying to decide whether to follow his Dad to the military.
His Dad is at war in Afghanistan.
His Mum is a Nurse working late shifts.
He is your typical school boy going through the dramas of school life with bullies, girls and the expectation to excel.
There has also been a lot of loss and conflict in their lives lately.
This is the story of how they deal with bullies, loss and being lonely.