Astrid Bailey has bad anxiety. But nobody in her family believes her problems to be real and her friends don't offer her the support she needs. Surrounded by people who don't understand, Astrid became intent on making herself invisible to the outside world and her bullies. Kai Asher, the captain of the football team is known for being a bit of a player. When his family moves from their mansion next door to Astrid's, he's determined to stick around to get to know her. But even he is keeping secrets of his own. With Astrid being Kai's new-found object of attention, his presence helps her come out of her shell while she helps him get better grades in school. But was Astrid brave enough to face her feelings and risk her friendship with her school's most notorious womanizer? And was Kai worth her trust? *** Trigger warnings: mental health and brief discussion of the effects of bullying including s*icide, anxiety, panic attacks and depression. Want everybody to stay safe so if you find any other triggers, please contact me.